Russian Federation

UNESCO Chair on Water Resources Management and Ecohydrology  (875), established in 2010 at the Water problem Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow (Russian Federation)

Fields/Disciplines

Water resources management and ecohydrology

Objectives     

The specific objectives of this Chair are to:

  • widen possibilities of collaborative scientific investigations by educators postgraduate students and course on the "ecohydrological consequences of climate changes in cold regions and water resources management;"
  • equip the laboratories and auditoriums with up-to-date devices and reagents;
  • supply the library of the Institute with additional scientific literature, actively used by the students;
  • conduct summer field studies, enabling publication on giver topics

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Sciences, UNESCO Office in Moscow

Contacts: Dr V. I. Danilov-Danilyan, UNESCO Chairholder

Dr Natalia N. Mitina - Chair Head Deputy

Water problem Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Dom 3, Ul. Gubkina

Moscow 119333

Russian Federation

E-mails: natalia_mitina(at)mail.ru; UNESCO-Chair-IWPRAS(at)mail.ru

Phone: +7 499 135 7190

Fax:+7 499 135 5415