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6th International Conference on Water, Energy and Environmental Research (ICWER2019).


Venue: FCT Education Resource Centre, Abuja-Nigeria
Date: September 22-24, 2019
Theme: Environment, Sustainability and Globalization



The Full Text papers in MS Words should be submitted by one of the authors of the paper through email attachment. The submitting author takes responsibility for the paper during submission and peer review. All submitted formatted full-text papers should report original, previously unpublished research results, experimental or theoretical. Papers submitted to the conference should meet these criteria and must not be under consideration for publication elsewhere. Manuscripts must be submitted on the understanding that they have not been published elsewhere and are not currently under consideration by another conference. All enquiries concerning the publication of accepted manuscripts should be addressed to conference secretariat. All manuscripts are subject to peer-review and are expected to meet the scientific criteria of significance and academic excellence. Submissions will be considered by two members of the scientific committee. All manuscripts should include the following information: Paper title, Full author names, Full institutional mailing addresses and E-mail addresses when submitting manuscripts for potential publication in the conference proceedings, please submit an original editable file. All figures, images, tables, etc., should be embedded into the original file. The manuscript should contain an abstract with five keywords. The abstract should be self-contained and citation-free and should not exceed 150 words. One of the authors of the manuscript should sign the copyright agreement of their manuscripts, and all open access articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution license, which permits unrestricted use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided that the original work is properly cited. While the advice and information in this conference are believed to be true and accurate on the date of its going to press, neither the authors, the editors, nor the publisher can accept any legal responsibility for any errors or omissions that may be made. The organizers and publisher makes no warranty, express or implied, with respect to the material contained herein.


The authors of accepted papers must guarantee that their papers will be presented at the conference. At least one author of each accepted paper must be registered for the conference for that paper to appear in the proceedings and be scheduled for presentation. Delegates are entitled to attendance to All Sessions, Proceedings, Conference Program, Name Tag, Lunches and Coffee Breaks, Certificate of Attendance, conference bag and other gift items. If you cannot attend the conference, we are happy to accept a substitute colleague at any time. If you have to cancel entirely, we regret that no refunds can be made after your registration. 


Registration  – US$200 (International)  – N32,500 (Local)

Registration at Venue  – US$275 (International) – N40,500 (Local)

Corporate Participation – US$350 (International) – N55,000 (Local) 

NB: Payment in local currency is only possible for delegates resident in Nigeria. Authors whose paper(s) are accepted shall be informed of the bank details for payment registration. 


In registering for the conference you agree that neither the Organizing Committee nor the Conference Secretariat accept any liability. For people from outside ECOWAS region planning to attend the conference, an entrance visa may be required and you should contact the nearest Embassy or Consulate for more information. Participants are requested to make their own arrangements in respect of and travel insurance. The organizers do not accept responsibility for any personal injury, damage or loss of property which may occur in connection with this conference. All participants are advised to arrange international health insurance before departure from their home countries.


For matters related to the conference, please contact the Conference Co-Chair:

Prof J .A. Opara. Email: abujaconference@gmail.com; Tel:+2348063130183. www.iatel.net

ICWER 2019 Indexing

Sub-Themes and Topics

  • Environment and Development
  • Water pollution and treatment
  • Air pollution and treatment
  • Soil pollution and treatment
  • Groundwater issues
  • Wastewater management and treatment
  • Waste management and Environment
  • Green manufacturing and technologies
  • Desalination and Oil spillage
  • Renewable and non-renewable energies
  • Energy management
  • Bioremediation and Biofuels
  • Environmental safety regulations
  • Greenhouse effect, global warming
  • Environmental protection
  • Impact of industrialization on the environment
  • Pollution and health issues
  • Sustainability and development
  • Environmental education
  • Nanotechnology impacts
  • Environmental risk assessment
  • Environmental Geotechnology
  • Energy and Waste Management
  • Advanced biological treatment
  • Agricultural wastes
  • Brownfields and Land Revitalization
  • Cost and benefits of Energy
  • Decontamination and Decommissioning
  • Drought and Desertification
  • Energy, the Environment and Waste Management
  • Environmental Geotechnology and Management
  • Environmental impact
  • Environmental Remediation
  • Erosion and Sediment Transport
  • Fate, Transport and Remediation of Contaminants
  • Geological Carbon Sequestration
  • Global Scale Environmental Issues
  • High-Level Radioactive Wastes
  • Hydraulic Fracturing
  • Industrial waste management
  • Landfills, design, construction, and monitoring
  • Landslide Hazards
  • Long-Term Nuclear Waste Containment
  • Low-Level, Intermediate Level, Mixed Waste
  • Management of emerging wastes
  • Medical wastes and Methane Recovery
  • Mining and mineral wastes
  • Nuclear and hazardous waste
  • Nuclear Power Plant Waste
  • Nuclear Fuel Management
  • Packaging and Transportation
  • Reduce, reuse and recycle
  • Resource and energy recovery
  • Site Monitoring/Characterization Systems
  • Soil Science and Pedology
  • Transuranic Radioactive Waste
  • Surface and Ground Water Quality
  • Waste Containment and Impoundment Systems
  • Waste from electronic and electrical equipment
  • Waste incineration and gasification
  • Waste-to-Energy Systems
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Water Conservation and Reuse
  • Water Sustainability
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Geography and Regional Planning
  • Watershed Management
  • Environmental dynamics
  • Meteorology and Hydrology
  • Geophysics and Atmospheric physics
  • Physical oceanography
  • Global environmental change
  • Ecosystems management
  • Climate and climatic changes
  • Global warming and Ozone layer depletion
  • Carbon capture and storage
  • Integrated ecosystems management
  • Satellite applications in the environment
  • Biodiversity conservation and Deforestation
  • Landscape degradation and restoration
  • Wetlands and Ground water remediation
  • Eco-technology and Bio-engineering
  • Environmental sustainability
  • Resource management
  • Environmental systems approach
  • Renewable sources of energy-energy savings
  • Sustainable cities and Clean technologies
  • Health and the Environment
  • Health related organisms
  • Hazardous substances
  • Biodegradation of hazardous substances
  • Toxicity assessment and epidemiological studies
  • Estate Management
  • Quality guidelines, regulation and monitoring
  • Indoor air pollution
  • Water resources and river basin management
  • Regulatory practices in Water and Energy
  • Public participation
  • Oil and Gas
  • Modelling and decision support tools
  • Institutional development
  • Transboundary cooperation
  • Management and regulation of pollution
  • Monitoring and analysis of environment
  • Ground water management
  • Wastewater and sludge treatment
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Sludge treatment and reuse
  • Fate of hazardous substances
  • Industrial wastewater treatment
  • Advances in Water & Energy processes
  • On site and small scale systems
  • Storm-water management
  • Air pollution and control
  • Atmospheric modelling
  • Land Surveying
  • Petroluem Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Aquatic Sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Earth Science
  • Energy Resources and Conservation
  • Environmental Analysis-Monitoring
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Environmental Economics
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Health – Public Health
  • Environmental justice and ethics
  • Environmental Law – Policy – Eco Justice
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Microbiology
  • Environmental Modelling
  • Environmental Physics
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Global Environmental Change
  • Hazardous Substances and Risk Analysis
  • Hydrology and water
  • Land Use and Reform
  • Natural resources and ecosystem services
  • Nature Conservation – Biodiversity
  • Noise Pollution and Control
  • Policy and Development
  • Pollution and Remediation
  • Pollution Control Technologies
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Sustainable Development
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Water Quality