Conference Agenda

3RD International Conference on Education Research for Development in Africa (ICERDA)

Dates (provisional): MARCH 2018


The theme for ICERDA 2018 is "Strategies and Options for Achieving Quality Education for All in Africa: Mapping a Research-Informed Response to SDG 4". 

This conference will consider both theoretical and empirical papers, working papers, and extended abstracts for review, and ideas for special session proposals e.g. workshops will also be welcomed. Prizes will be awarded for the best competitive paper and for the best working paper as judged by a panel of experts. The best competitive paper will receive automatic acceptance by the Journal of Education and Development in Africa (JEDA), subject to requested editorial changes. Successful authors will present their papers at the conference and all competitive papers accepted for the conference will be reviewed for the Journal of Education and Development in Africa (JEDA).

All papers submitted for possible presentation at ICERDA 2018 and for publication in the proceedings are subjected to a double-blind, peer review process. All papers presented will be published in the conference abstract book with an ISBN.

Parallel Session Organisers: Proposals from those who would like to facilitate a parallel session are welcomed. The proposals may address any of the topics falling within the scope of the conference themes.

Detailed instructions for the above contributions and submissions will be shared on our website from September 1st 2017. For more about the important dates in the run up to ICERDA 2018, click below: