1) The next issue of the magazine 'Mountain Protected Areas UPDATE', No. 97, March, 2018 (English). Read more about the issues of Mountain Protected Areas UPDATE ...
2) Education in Krakow (Poland) 'University of Agriculture - an open space for you!' - an international educational program (master's program). The beginning of the study is October 2018. Read more ...
3) Until March 23, 2018, applications for the 11th IPROMO course (summer school June 18 - July 2, 2018) are being accepted - a training program on the sustainable development of mountain areas - the theme of the year 'Bioeconomy in mountain areas - an opportunity for local development' (Pieve -Tesino-Ormea, Italy). Read more ...
NCSC website reports:
December 11 - International Mountain Day
North-Caucasus Scientific Cooperation Work plan for 2018
The plan has been formed within the framework of international, all-Russian and regional scientific events, scheduled to be organized and held in North Caucasus, as well as forums on sustainable development of regions. The plan was agreed by members of the Administrative Office of the North Caucasus Scientific Cooperation and approved by A. N. Gunya, Dr. Sci. in Geography and Head of the MAB-6 Mountain group of the Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Science.
March 29, 2018, V all-Russian scientific and research conference on "Actual problems of regional economy development", Dagestan State University of National Economy, Makhachkala, Republic of Dagestan.
April, 2018, regional seminar on "Scientific research to identify the causes and consequences of catastrophic floods in mountainous and foothill areas of North Caucasus", within the framework of the Federal target program "Development of the water sector of the Russian Federation in 2012-2020" (by agreement).
May 14-17, 2018, participation in the XIII International landscape conference on "Modern landscape and ecological condition and problems of optimization of natural environment of the regions", Voronezh, Voronezh Region.
May 2018, International round table on "Mountain areas: modern risks and development priorities", International Innovation Scientific Technological Center "Mountains", North Caucasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (State Technological University), Vladikavkaz, Republic of North Ossetia-Alania:.
June 4-6, 2018, participation in the International conference on "Geography and challenges of the XXI century", held under the auspices of the International Geographical Union (IGU) and dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Institute of Geography of RAS, IG RAS, Moscow.
July-August 2018, V Caucasus combined expedition: Chechen Republic, Republic of North Ossetia-Alania, Kabardino-Balkar Republic, and Karachay-Cherkess Republic.
September 12-19, 2018, participation in the International scientific conference on "Modern trends of spatial development and priorities of social geography", within the framework of the IX annual scientific Assembly of the Association of Russian Geographers and Social Scientists, Altai State University, Barnaul.
20-23 September 2018, International conference on "Sustainable development of tourism: environmental, economic and social aspects", Grozny, Chechen Republic.
October, 2018, International scientific and research conference on "Mountain areas: development priorities", International Innovation Scientific Technological Center "Mountains", North Caucasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (State Technological University), Vladikavkaz, Republic of North Ossetia-Alania.
October 10-13, 2018, participation in the VIII all-Russian scientific and technical conference on "Modern problems of Geology, Geophysics and Geoecology of North Caucasus", Essentuki, Stavropol Region.
December, 2018, Regional round table on "Development of indicators for sustainable development of mountain municipalities", International Innovation Scientific Technological Center "Mountains", North Caucasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (State Technological University), Vladikavkaz, Republic of North Ossetia-Alania.