ISDS 2017, August 21 to 25.

The above date is fixed for holding the 8th Annual Ibadan Sustainable Development Summit (ISDS), a University of Ibadan Centre for Sustainable Development (CESDEV) global event which engages participants from all walks of life including development practitioners, policy makers, heads of government, entrepreneurs, academic and research professionals to explore strategies and mechanisms to drive the implementation of the global development agenda in Nigeria and beyond successfully.

This event is co-organised by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network, Nigeria (SDSN Nigeria) and supported by the global body, UN SDSN. The major objective is to promote inclusivenes and effective participation of all stakeholders.


Read report of 2016 Summit here

Read report of 2015 Summit here


The Summit Activities shall include:

  1. Keynote Addresses
  2. Plenary Presentation
  3. Panel Discussions
  4. Paper Presentations at Break-out Sessions
  5. Field Trip
  6. Cocktail Party
  7. Dinner

ISDS Past Speakers

Director General, SDG Center Africa

Dr. Belay Bagashaw

W. J. V. Vermeulen

Amina Mohammed

Director General, SDG Center Africa

Hillary Ogbonna

Prof. F. Okunmadewa

Adejoke Orelope-Adefilure

Director General, SDG Center Africa

Prof. A. Aly Mbaye