New project of the IAC UNECON about sustainable development

The IAC SPbSUE has started working on a new Erasmus+ Jean Monnet Project “Sustainable Development: from Ecology to Multidimensional Approach” (01.09.18–31.08.20).

The Project is dedicated to the research of European experience in achievement of long-term sustainable development as well as implementation of the Global Agenda 2030 goals given modern challenges and threats.

In the framework of the Project 6 events are planned:

  • 2 international conferences;
  • summer school for teachers;
  • roundtable and winter school for students;
  • interactive training sessions for pupils.

Events are designed to increase knowledge about the concept of sustainable development as well as the latest achievements in the implementation of its ideas, including ecological, economic and social issues.

The first conference “Implementation of Sustainable Development Goals: European and Russian experience” will be held on February 26-27, 2019 in SPbSUE.

Topics for discussion:

  • standards and indicators of sustainable development: best Russian and European practices and strategies;
  • ecological safety as an important component of sustainable development;
  • responsible production and consumption (debate);
  • socio-economic issues of sustainable development;
  • Life-long learning (LLL) for sustainable development;
  • civil society institutions and voluntary movements aiming at achievement of sustainable development goals (SDGs).

Applications for speakers are accepted until January 28, 2019. If you would like to be a speaker at the conference, you should apply for registration, specify the topic of your report and send the main points of your statement on Applications are considered only in the presence of points of the statement! At will of the speaker his/her report can be included in the book of conferences’ proceedings which will be registered at Russian Science Citation Index. For non-local speakers the expenses on transportation and accommodation can be covered by Project funds in case of accepted points of the statement and in agreement of the conference’ organizer.

Participation in the conference and publication of the report is free.

Registration for the conference is here.

We will be happy to see you among the participants of the conference!



Contact information

21, Sadovaya street,
191023 St. Petersburg
Russian Federation

Department of International Cooperation
+7 812 7105644