Miskolc, Hungary

Summer Field School on Mountain Ecosystems & Resource Management

blended course
when 11 September 2023 - 20 September 2023
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 9 EC
fee USD 504

This international training program examines the mountain ecosystems in contexts of human development and natural resources, principles of managing natural resources, and governing the resources for sustainable conservation. Depicting on case studies from a wide range of the current natural resources across the globe, the program considers how different social, political, economic and cultural and gender aspects compete for and sustain the natural resources in mountain ecosystems. The program also examines how environmental activists and their interventions conserved parks, energy, water and land in the face of climate variability based on a gender perspective. The program will consider how the current international and development system elaborates and processes to sustainably manage the available natural resources in mountain landscapes. The program aims at equipping researchers, students, practitioners and young teachers seeking to learn about mountain ecosystems and sustainable development, with practical approaches, knowledge and skills necessary for meeting the challenges of sustainable use of natural resources globally. This international training program is executed in partnership with various academic and practice-oriented organizations.

Course leader

Dr. H. Arjjumend

Target group

PhD Students, Research Scholars, Early Career Practitioners and Young Teachers

Course aim

The international program, FSc MER, will be delivered in English keeping in view the profile of participants joining from various countries of Asia, Africa, Europe, North America and Oceania. The program has been designed to address the contemporary topics of mountain ecology, sustainable development and traditional human niche over 10 days of the training by highly competent teachers, trainers and practitioners belonging to European, Asian and North American countries.

Fee info

USD 504: Course Fee (USD 504 or EUR 470) covers lunch, training fee, field trip cost, Certificate, learning material.
EUR 470: Course Fee (USD 504 or EUR 470) covers lunch, training fee, field trip cost, Certificate, learning material.


Not Available. No funding.