2nd Baltic Conference on ESD

Working and learning togetherBUP has the pleasure to invite members from the network to the "Second Baltic Conference on Education for Sustainable Development, Working and Learning Together".
12 - 14 December 2014
Jurmala, Latvia

Participants are kindly requested to apply for partcipation directly to their national BUP Centre as soon as possonible. The Centres will propose a list of partcipants no later than 31 October 2014. We will send a registration form to the chosen partcipants. Note: For those who need a visa all data will be collected in the registration form.

The conference is largely workshop-based. It will bring together multiple participants coming from educational institutions, business, the arts, civil society organisations and other sectors and fields.

Partcipation is by invitation only.

There is no conference fee, accommodation for two nights, all meals and coffee breaks are covered.

For more information about the conference please see the web site Second Baltic Conference on ESD in Latvia.

BUP Newsletter no. 40

BUP Newsletter no. 40In the BUP Newsletter no. 40 you may read about the BUP Rectors' Conference that was held in Visby 22- 24 October and about the BUP PhD Prize winners that received their award durng the conference. The BUP Teacher of the year is also presented.

You may also find links to presentations held at the ICSU/SAUNET workshop in Uppsala 31st October and the Teachers' Training: Education for Sustainability that was held in Rogów 27 - 30 October.

Next issue of the Newsletter will be published 19th December. Articles either short, 2-300 words, or long, max. 500 words, are welcome. Deadline for contributions is 17th December. Contact the editor for further information.

BUP Online Publications

Sustainable Water Management Book 2: Water Use and ManagementMost of the publications of the Baltic University Programme are available online and possible to download for free. They are all in the pdf-format. You will find them in the BUP Online Publications section of BUP web site. Currently he most popular files to download are Chapter 18: Industrial Wastewater Characteristics and Chapter 19: Industrial Wastewater Treatment from Sustainable Water Managment Book 2: Water Use and Management. Both files have been downloaded more than 35.000 times.

2nd BUP PhD-Training

2nd BUP PhD training in Rogów, Poland.The 2nd BUP PhD-training will take place in Rogów, Poland 26-30 November, 2014. We are happy to invite PhD students from the BUP network universities to apply for participation.

Applications should be sent to Prof. Ireneusz Zbicinski at the BUP Polish Centre, no later than 30th October 2014.

For more information and an application form please see the BUP web site.