Russian Federation

UNESCO Chair in Environmental Education in Siberia (183), established in 1995 at Altai State Technical University (Russian Federation).

Fields/Disciplines

Environmental education.

Objectives

  • To develop and implement a programme of ecological education in Siberia by undertaking such activities as: topical research dealing with problems of environmental protection and the relationship between man and biosphere, graduate and postgraduate studies, professional engineering training and re-training courses.
  • To develop and implement a problem-oriented training and re-training programme as well as a joint research programme with regard to environmental issues and ecologically safe technologies.
    To increase ecological awareness and encourage an ecological approach among the members of the academic community, engineers, teachers, politicians, members of the media, civil servants and members of ethnic minorities.

Host Institution

  • Altai State Technical University

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Sciences.

Contact

Prof. Alexander A. Tskhai, Altai State Technical University, International Cooperation Department
E-Mail address - taa56@agtu.secna.ru
Work Phone - 7 38 52 36 78 38
Fax - 7 38 52 36 70 38
Street - 46, Lenin Str.
City - Barnaul
Postal Code - 656099
Country - Russia