Russian Federation

UNESCO Chair in Environmental and Engineering Geology for Sustainable Development (201), established in 1998 at Moscow University of Engineering Ecology (Russian Federation).


  • Geology; Geoecology; Geotechnics; Geophysics.


  • To develop and implement a programme of environmental and engineering geology devoted to sustainable development.
  • To increase environmental awareness and encourage a sustainable approach on the part of government authorities, industry and agricultural enterprises, and produce programmes for the mass media.

Host Institution

  • Moscow University of Engineering Ecology.

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Sciences; UNESCO Office in Moscow.


Progress report 2009 (short version)

Progress Report 2007 (short version)


Prof. Alexander Glushko, Moscow University, Faculty «Geoecology and engineering geology»
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address - gaa.envenggeo(at)
Work Phone - 7 (495) 409 3957
Street - Gorohovsky str., 4, Box N 61
City - Moscow
Postal Code - 127576
Country - Russian Federation