Initiating PEEX Research and Education Collaboration with the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

The PEEX research collaboration – University of Helsinki (UHEL), Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research (INAR) and the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), Center for Environmental Monitoring (CEM) – online meeting/ seminar took place on 10 November 2021. The researchers (16) attended the meeting and delivered a series of presentations about INAR … Continue reading Initiating PEEX Research and Education Collaboration with the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

14th WMO Symposium on Education and Training

The Symposium on Education and Training (SYMET) is organized by the WMO Education and Training Office once every four years to assist the international community in meeting current meteorological and hydrological education and training challenges and those that are foreseen to arise over the next five to ten years.  This year, the theme of SYMET will be “Education and Training in … Continue reading 14th WMO Symposium on Education and Training

Calotte Academy 2021

The 2021 Academy  - as a travelling symposium and with the title New and Emerging Trends of Arctic Governance, Geopolitics, Geoeconomics and Science - will to take place in 15-21 November 2021 in the European Arctic, including sessions and excursions in Rovaniemi, Enontekiö, Kautokeino, Kirkenes, Neiden and Inari (in this cronological order) in Finland, Norway … Continue reading Calotte Academy 2021

Aerosol Complex of Moscow State University for developing air quality infrastructure in Moscow megacity

Authors: Dr. Olga Popovicheva, Roman Kovach, Prof., Dr. Natalia Kosheleva, Dr. Sergey Chalov, Acad. Prof. Nikolay KasimovLomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia New-developed Aerosol complex is installed at Meteorological Observatory of Moscow State University (MSU), located at the territory of the MSU campus, southwest of Moscow city (Fig. 1). Fig. 1. Aerosol Complex MSU location … Continue reading Aerosol Complex of Moscow State University for developing air quality infrastructure in Moscow megacity

ClimEd 2nd Online Training on Adaptation of the Competency Framework for Climate Services to conditions of Ukraine

The ClimEd 2nd Training on “Adaptation of the Competency Framework for Climate Services to conditions of Ukraine” is taking place online during 29 June – 26 August 2021. From the ClimEd Ukrainian partners and associated partners, from applied candidates 56 participants are attending the online training. The training started from a series of lectures during … Continue reading ClimEd 2nd Online Training on Adaptation of the Competency Framework for Climate Services to conditions of Ukraine

Course announcement: Formation and growth of atmospheric aerosols

Hyytiälä, Finland, August 9-19, 2021 Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research (INAR) of University of Helsinki is pleased to invite students to the 2021 Summer School 'Formation and growth of atmospheric aerosols'. The course is worth 5 credits of ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) and is aimed at PhD students and advanced MSc students … Continue reading Course announcement: Formation and growth of atmospheric aerosols

“Climate Services: Science and Education” Conference 2021

Odessa State Environmental University are honored to invite you to take part in the International Research-to-Practice Conference on ‘Climate Services: Science and Education’ which is to be held on 22-24 September 2021. The Conference topics are: Issues of climate services in the areas:· agriculture and food security· energy· construction and architecture· transport· city management· healthcare· … Continue reading “Climate Services: Science and Education” Conference 2021

ClimEd 1st Online Training on  Competency-Based Approach to Curriculum Development for Climate Education

The ClimEd 1st Online Training on “Competency-Based Approach to Curriculum Development for Climate Education” took place during 19 April – 12 May 2021. From about 60 applicants, 46 persons (including 36 female, 14 young teachers/researchers) were accepted to participate in this online training. These were from the Ukrainian ClimEd partners and associated partners Universities.The training … Continue reading ClimEd 1st Online Training on  Competency-Based Approach to Curriculum Development for Climate Education

Science Education: MODEST Courses for Doctoral Students in “Teaching and Learning”

On 26th January 2021, the virtual event was arranged and carried out by the Erasmus+ MODEST project (https://www.emodest.eu) to report status/ progress in development of courses for doctoral students for the Strand-B “Teaching and Learning”. The PhD courses in development include the following: B1 “Organization of doctoral training” (cancelled and to be arranged as a … Continue reading Science Education: MODEST Courses for Doctoral Students in “Teaching and Learning”

Science Education: MODEST Courses for Doctoral Students in “Communication and Cooperation” and “Research”

In December 2020, two virtual events were arranged and carried out by the Erasmus+ MODEST project (https://www.emodest.eu) to report status/ progress in development of courses for doctoral students for the Strand-C “Communication and Cooperation” (8 December) and Strand-A “Research” (15 December). The PhD courses in development include the following: C1 “Commercialization of Research”, C2 “Personal … Continue reading Science Education: MODEST Courses for Doctoral Students in “Communication and Cooperation” and “Research”

Steps towards building scientific and educational collaboration

Since June 2019 (when the joint Memorandum of Understanding -MoU- was signed), the PEEX programme maintains sustainable contacts with Ukrainian partners interested in PEEX collaboration on research and educational agendas; and PEEX promotes its Science Plan activities and SMEAR Station concept as the main ideology for developing improved and inter- and multi-disciplinary approach for meteorology/ … Continue reading Steps towards building scientific and educational collaboration

Hosting the Climate-KIC Journey

This summer was the second time that INAR co-hosted the Climate-KIC Journey summer school together with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and with two Climate-KIC coaches 13.7.-7.8.2020. Our Journey had 38 brave participants, who still joined the course even though the plans were changed and the course was held online due to … Continue reading Hosting the Climate-KIC Journey

‘Multilevel Local, Nation- and Regionwide Education and Training in Climate Services, Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation / ClimEd’

Summary of the Erasmus+ Project Regional Priority: Modernisation of curriculum by developing new and innovative courses and methodologies in the Subject areas as defined (Environment). Duration: 15.11.2020 – 14.11.2023 Target groups: (1) Academic institutions: faculty, students (master and doctoral students) (2) Hydrometeorological institutions in Ukraine: managers and personnel (3) Political and economic public bodies (4) … Continue reading ‘Multilevel Local, Nation- and Regionwide Education and Training in Climate Services, Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation / ClimEd’

The Web Application for the Environmental Education

by Dr. Vladimir Chukin (MeteoLab LLC, Russia) Modern climate changes lead to the need for society to adapt to them in agriculture, construction, transportation, as well as in many other sectors of the economy. It is today's youth that will implement these changes together in the near future. Therefore, it is now necessary to conduct … Continue reading The Web Application for the Environmental Education