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Course in Ecoliteracy

Publication date: 24-01-2017 15:23

Ecoliteracia EN

Why is this course different? It was thought for students who like to be challenged, look for creative solutions, exchange views and experiences towards a more sustainable world.

Agriculture and nutrition. Green cities. Climate changes. Soils and sustainable production. Ocean protection. Biodiversity.

If you're interested in the most urgent environmental problems that our planet faces and – most important - If you want to contribute to a more sustainable future and a more active environmental citizenship, this course welcomes your participation.

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For further information please contact catedraunesco@uc.pt.

The classes will take place in the Botanic Garden of the University of Coimbra

Course plan

1. Agricultural production and nutrition
2. Urban ecology and quality of life
3. Soil and Sustainable Production
4. Climate change and its impacts
5. Conservation and sustainably use the oceans
6. Biodiversity and Conservation

Language: English
Duration: 12 to 23 of June, 2017 (2nd Semester)
ECTS Credits: 6.0

This course is organized by the Department of Life Sciences of the University of Coimbra, with the support of the UNESCO Chair in Biodiversity Safeguard for Sustainable Development, the Botanic Garden, and the Centre of Functional Ecology.

The UNESCO Chair in Biodiversity Safeguard for Sustainable Development seeks to implement and support a network of researcher, formation and science communication in the fields of biodiversity, ecology, conservation and sustainable development.