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Implementation Phase of the Project Strengthening Climate Adaptation Capacities in South Caucasus (SCAC)

16 December 2018

On December 10 the new agreement was signed between the Sustainable Caucasus and Swiss Cooperation South Caucasus which marked the start of the implementation phase for the project Strengthening Climate Adaptation Capacities in South Caucasus (SCAC).


International Conference in Baku, Azerbaijan on Inland Waters: Case Study for the Caspian Basin

23 December 2017

Institute of Geography National Academy Sciences of Azerbaijan together with Inter-Islamic Science and Technology Network on Oceanography (INOC) is organizing international conference on “UNDERSTANDING THE PROBLEMS OF INLAND WATERS: CASE STUDY FOR THE CASPIAN BASIN (UPCB)”.

Conference will be held  on 12 - 14 May 2018 in Baku, Azerbaijan.


SNC-mt Planning Workshop under the “Sustainable Caucasus Project”

9 November 2017

On 6-7 November SNC-mt Planning Workshop was held at Tbilisi State University under the “Sustainable Caucasus Project”.


Thematic Conference "Practical Geography and XXI Century Challenges"

8 November 2017

On 4-8 June, 2017 The Institute of Geography of Russian Academy of Sciences is hosting the thematic conference "Practical Geography and XXI Century Challenges" dedicated to the 100 year anniversary of the Institute.


The IX International Scientific-Practical Conference "Mountain Territories: Priorities of Development" in Vladikavkaz

26 June 2017

The IX International Scientific-Practical Conference "Mountain Territories: Priorities of Development" will be held October 23rd to 25th 2017 in Vladikavkaz. The Conference is dedicated to the 25th anniversary of implementation of ideology of sustainable development of mountain territories in the Caucasus.


Lessons Learned Workshop under the SCOPES project "Sustainable Caucasus"

21 June 2017

Under the SCOPES project “Supporting Sustainable Mountain Development in the Caucasus (Sustainable Caucasus)” a Lessons Learned Workshop was held on 20-21 June in Borjomi, Georgia.


Summer School Programme in "Geomatics for a Sustainable environment" at the University of Geneva

18 May 2017

As part of its continuing education program, the University of Geneva proposes a new Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) called «Geomatics for a Sustainable Environment» in English. The instructor-led teachings will take place as a Geneva summer school from 4 to 15 September 2017.  


Development of the Spatial Data Infrastructure for the Caucasus

20 March 2017

In the framework of the project «Supporting Sustainable Mountain Development in the Caucasus (Sustainable Caucasus)», geospatial data has been designated as a key element to support the process towards sustainable mountain development.


First Caucasus Mountain Forum

1 December 2016

On 28-30 November 2016, the First Caucasus Mountain Forum (CMF) was held in Tbilisi, Georgia, gathering over 150 participants from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russian Federation, Iran, Turkey, Georgia, Uzbekistan, Austria, Germany, France, Switzerland, Poland, Kenya, etc.


SNC-mt Summer School "Research for Development"

16 April 2016

Through September  5-16, 2016 International Summer School «Research for Development» was held in Abastumani