7 International Summer School “Natural and Human Environment of Arctic and Alpine Areas”
Tomsk State University invites to participate in 7 International Summer School “Natural and Human Environment of Arctic and Alpine Areas” on August 15–27, 2022.
The main goal of International Summer School Programme is to study a unique natural region Gorny Altay, lifestyles of native ethnics groups and their adaptation to the rapidly changing climate.
The objectives of this Programme are:
to analyze the better practices of complex interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research in Life Sciences, Earth Sciences and in social anthropology;
to learn about natural objects, processes and interactions between humans and landscapes;
to improve field research skills and to develop complementary skills, such as team work and partnership.
The School offers its students the most up-to-date scientific background into environmental issues and sustainable development.
The School brings together eminent international researches in various fields, young researchers and students. This team will explore the major ecoregion of the Altai Republic (Russia, South Siberia).
All the participants get the opportunity to see The Golden Mountains of Altai – a UNESCO World Heritage Site – with their own eyes.