Call for Papers; GNLU One day Conference on International Trade Implications of National Food Security Act; Submission date May 25


Agriculture and Food security issues have reached a stage of critical importance at global, regional and local levels. Relevant policies, rules and regulations can serve to achieve improved efficiencies. Thus the need for professionals having indepth knowledge of Agriculture and Food Security issues. The multidimensional impact of this area has created the need in society for a sharp understanding of how policies effect in evolving, containing, and solving the issues of food security. The Center for Agriculture and Food security established at the Gujarat National Law University is taking the initiative to offer expert consultation in all areas of agriculture and Food security.


The GNLU Centre for Food Security and Agro Economy (GCFSAE) at Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar has planned to organize One-day Conference on “Economic Implications of National Food Security Act” on August 9, 2014 at its campus from 10:00 am onwards.

The Conference would spread out in three disparate themes sessions, namely

  1. “Economic analysis of the WTO Bali round decision”,
  2. “Economic implications of National Food Security Act” and
  3. “India’s tryst with WTO with special reference to agricultural subsidies”.


All research papers should be submitted in word format as an email attachment to GNLU Centre for Food Security and Agro
Economy at [email protected]

Co-authorship is allowed.

All papers must include English language abstracts (300 words max.) and a list of up to 5 keywords.

Papers should not be more than 5000 words (incl. footnotes and references). The papers submitted should be in MS word and
PDF format.

Author/s should ensure that their paper discusses the impact on international trade and business.

Registration Fee: Rs. 1000/- through DD only, on selection of the paper.

Important Dates:

Paper Submission: May 25, 2014 5th June 2014
Communication of date of acceptance/rejection: June 30, 2014
Conference Date: August 9, 2014

For any queries, please contact:
1. Dr. Ranita Nagar [+91 8128663923] [email protected]
2. Dr. Viral Pandya [+91 8128650818] [email protected]
3. Nikhil Varshney [+91 9406586701] [email protected]