OEC 2014


To bring together academicians, policy makers, industry and media personnel to discuss, debate and deliberate on climate change and environment issues of the day and come up with implementable solutions and recommendations the theme of OEC-2014 is “Climate Change and Environment-Issues and Challenges for Odisha. The Congress includes invited paper presentations by experts and junior researchers on specific topics related to focal theme – “Climate Change and Environment” with relevance to Odisha.


  • To provide a platform for interaction among the researchers, policy makers and leading experts in the field of ‘Climate Change and Environment’ so that they come up with innovative and creative ideas which would help address key challenges emerging out of climate change impact in Odisha.
  • To enhance the networking between various research organizations, government and non government organizations working in the field of climate change and encourage them to work towards mitigating the challenges.
  • To generate specific knowledge base on climate change and environment.
  • To generate awareness about climate change and come up with strategies based on scientific and rational approach in adapting climate change involving different stakeholders.
  • To offer an open forum for community members to interact with scientific community.

Sub Themes:

  1. Abstract submission: October 20th
  2. Notification of acceptance of abstract : October 25th 2014
  3. Final paper submission: November 30, 2014
  4. Author’s registration: December 05,2014
  5. OEC-2014 Congress: December 23rd -24th,2014

1.    Abstract submission: October  20th 2014.
2.    Notification of acceptance of abstract : October 25th 2014
3.    Final paper submission: November 30, 2014
4.    Author’s registration: December 05,2014
5.    OEC-2014 Congress: December 23rd -24th,2014

1. Young Scientists Award: Papers from young researchers (age 35 and below) alone will be considered for inclusion in the award session.
2. Green Ambassador Award: Nominations from credible NGOs/Civil society members, academicians, experts in environment with …
3. Corporate Excellence Award: Nominations from Corporate Bodies or Foundations of Corporate Bodies having visible contribution in …



Proceedings on the theme will be prepared and released by the Chief Guest on the 1st day of inauguration during the main event of OEC on 23rd December 2014. The proceeding will contain Keynote address, invited papers from researchers/ practitioners/experts and informative article/case studies by the concerned Government Department etc. The detail information about call for papers and guidelines for contributing articles for consideration by the Editorial Board please visit to our website at  or


Odisha Environment Congress deliberated upon country and global evidences, researches, community practices and the gains achieved by the state over the decades on environment, health and nutrition. The Congress acknowledged the strong policy and political will and people’s participation in various programs.

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Important: Odisha Environment Congress (OEC) is one such platform which brings together researchers, scientific community and grass root workers to discuss, deliberated and find out solutions to various environment challenges.
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