VIII-th International Scientific Conference of young scientists, graduates, master and PhD students “Actual Environmental Problems”, 2018

The purpose of the Conference is to involve young scientists, graduate students, undergraduates and students in an active exchange of views on the most acute environmental problems at the current stage of the development of the Republic of Belarus. 

Conference Organizers: Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus; Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Belarus; Public Council of the Basic Organization for Environmental Education of the CIS countries; International Sakharov Environmental Institute of BSU.

Dates of the Conference: 22 – 23 of November, 2018.

Venue of the Conference: International Sakharov Environmental Institute of BSU (hereinafter – Institute), Address: 23/1 Dolgobrodskaja str., Minsk.

If necessary, the conference plenary session is held in leased areas. 

Conference languages: English. 

Participation: Full time (oral and poster presentations), distant participation. 

Conference proceedings are published by the beginning of the conference.

Organizing Committee and its functions

For the organization and holding of the conference, organizing committee is being set up, the composition of which is approved by the Director of the Institute.

The Organizing Committee arranges and conduct the Conference; prepares and sends out an information letters about the Conference, ensures the reception of the Conference materials, their expertise, the publication of the proceedings; draw up a conference program; implements measures for technical and information support of the Conference.

Directions of the conference (scientific topics)

  • Social and environmental, ethical and pedagogical problems in accordance with A.D.Sakharov’s ideas
  • Medical ecology
  • Problems of modern  environmental  safety (bio-monitoring, bio-indication, bio-remedation, radioecology and  radiation safety, environmental monitoring, managment and audit. Information  systems  and technologies in ecology)
  • Climate change and sustainable development. Renewable energy sources and energy conservation 

Participation in the Conference:

  • Report in plenary session (up to 15 min).
  • Report at section meeting (up to 10 min).
  • Poster presentation (А1 format, vertical location).
  • Correspondent participation (abstracts will be published in the Conference proceedings).

Young scientists, graduate students, undergraduates and students are invited to participate in the Conference.

To take part in the conference:

Fill in the registration form (enclosing the abstract of the report, executed according to the requirements established by the organizing committee), on the website:;

Belarusian participants should be sent to the organizing committee of the abstract of the report, which is printed and signed by the authors.

The content of the abstract should correspond to the theme of the conference.

The presented abstracts are not edited. The authors are responsible for the scientific content and presentation.

Reports that do not meet the conference topics, requirements for registration or sent later than the deadline are not considered and are not returned.

The Conference funding

The Conference is funded at the cost of:

Ministry of Education support allotted for research and technical activity in 2018;

The Institute’s own funds;

Sponsor aid.

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