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

Online Training on “Digital Tools and Datasets for Climate Change Education”

On 26 October 2021, the training on “Digital Tools and Datasets for Climate Change Education” started online. The training is hosted by the University of Helsinki (UHEL) and the Odessa State Environmental University (OSENU), and this training is a part of the Erasmus+ ClimEd project. More than 40 participants as trainees attended the first day … Continue reading Online Training on “Digital Tools and Datasets for Climate Change Education”

Online Young Scientist School MEGAPOLIS-2021

The online Young Scientist School (YSS) on “Multi–Scales and –Processes Integrated Modelling, Observations and Assessment for Environmental Applications” (15 November – 3 December 2021) will introduce young generation of researchers to special topics in atmospheric  and environmental sciences, Earth system modelling approaches and applications (see announcement). During the school, participants will learn about the current … Continue reading Online Young Scientist School MEGAPOLIS-2021

ClimEd 3rd Online Training “Digital Tools and Datasets for Climate Change Education”

The Erasmus+ ClimEd project training  on “Digital Tools and Datasets for Climate Change Education” will take place online during 26 October - 12 November 2021; see announcement. The ClimEd Trainings are focused on training the faculty staff at the ClimEd partner institutions in advanced educational and information-and-communication technologies for building a flexible multi-level integrated practice-based … Continue reading ClimEd 3rd Online Training “Digital Tools and Datasets for Climate Change Education”

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

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

Erasmus+ MODEST training on virtual education and supervision during COVID19 pandemic

On 19th February 2021, the virtual event - Training on virtual education and supervision during COVID19 pandemic - was arranged and carried out by the Erasmus+ MODEST project. The event was hosted by the University of Helsinki. The targeted groups included professors, teachers, universities staff, researchers, PhD students, and young researchers.The training day was organized … Continue reading Erasmus+ MODEST training on virtual education and supervision during COVID19 pandemic

Doctoral Training Center for Soft Skills

The Erasmus+ MODEST project focus is on the modernization of doctoral education in science and the improvement of teaching methodologies in accordance with modern European practices. One of the key objectives of the project is establishing the Doctoral Training Centers (DTCs) which will help to improve the structure and content of doctoral education and internal … Continue reading Doctoral Training Center for Soft Skills

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”

MODEST Training on Organization and Management of Doctoral Training and Research Methodology

Helsinki/ Hyytiälä, Finland, 27-28 May 2020 Test by Dr. Alexander Mahura, INAR/University of Helsinki During 27-28 May 2020, the Erasmus+ MODEST project training “Organization and Management of Doctoral Training and Research Methodology” took place as the virtual (Zoom) event hosted by the University of Helsinki (UHEL)/ Brunel University London (BUL) team. This event, originally planned … Continue reading MODEST Training on Organization and Management of Doctoral Training and Research Methodology

MODEST Training on Curriculum Development and Learning Outcomes

On 7th April 2020, the Erasmus+ MODEST project training “Curriculum Development and Learning Outcomes” took place as the virtual (Zoom) event hosted by the University of Helsinki (UHEL) team. This event, originally planned as the physical meeting in Moscow, Russia (March 2020), was reorganized by the UHEL, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technologies (Russia) and … Continue reading MODEST Training on Curriculum Development and Learning Outcomes

Upcoming science education events under the PEEX umbrella

The PEEX programme in collaboration with other projects (AoF ClimEco, FIRST+ PEEX-AC, Horizon-2020 iCUPE and INTAROS, RSF MegaCity) and Russian partners/ Universities (from St.Petersburg, Tyumen, and Moscow) has been active in arranging the science education oriented events such as the Research Training Intensive course, RTIC (St. Petersburg, "Multi-Scales and -Processes Modelling and Assessment for Environmental … Continue reading Upcoming science education events under the PEEX umbrella

Calotte Academy Travelling Symposium 2019

Calotte Academy Travelling Symposium 2019: Future Arctic Societies: Scenarios, Innovations, Best Practices & Actors took place in Rovaniemi, Inari and Hetta (Finland); and Kirkenes, Neiden and Kautokeino (Norway), November 12-19, 2019. The Calotte Academy is an annual travelling symposium established in 1991, with the motivation to provide a platform for early career researchers to experience … Continue reading Calotte Academy Travelling Symposium 2019

FIRST+ PEEX-AC Russian-Finnish intensive training course at RSHU

FIRST+ intensive course on “Multi-Scales and -Processes Modelling and Assessment for Environmental Applications” will be hosted by the Russian State Hydrometeorological University (RSHU) during 20-25 April 2020 (St.Petersburg, Russia). This research training intensive course will introduce young generation of researchers to special topics in atmospheric and environmental sciences, Earth system modelling approaches and applications. During … Continue reading FIRST+ PEEX-AC Russian-Finnish intensive training course at RSHU