International Sakharov Environmental Institute of Belarusian State University

Public lecture by Jurgen Schenk, invited expert in the sphere of sustainable development (Berlin, Germany) in the International Sakharov Environmental Institute of Belarusian State University

13.11.2018 ISEI BSU held a public lecture “Sustainable Development in Higher Education”, by Jurgen Schenk, economist and Ph.D. (Berlin, Germany). This lecture was delivered within the framework of the “Week of Germany” held from September 23 to November 18, 2018 in the Republic of Belarus. The lecture was attended by 4th-year students of the specialty «Medical and Biological Science» of the Faculty of Environmental Medicine, gr. № 52062-63, Natalya Taletskaya, the German language teacher (Chair of Linguistic Disciplines and Intercultural Communication). The purpose of the lecture was to organize and integrate knowledge in the field of sustainable development, and their further application in practice, in the future professional sphere.

The open lecture “Sustainable Development in Higher Education” provided an opportunity for our future biologist-analysts and environmentalists to focus on issues such as sustainable development, energy, and renewable energy sources in the Republic of Belarus and Germany. Thanks to the use of modern learning technologies during the lecture, our students were able to exchange views and experiences, improve their German speaking skills.