Kazan Innovative University named after V.G. Timiryasov hosted the grand opening of the republican project "School of Eco-volunteers of the XXI century" within the framework of the grant of the Ministry of Labor, Employment and Social Protection of the Republic of Tatarstan.
The honorary guest of the event was Deputy Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Tatarstan Igor Tarnavsky. He noted that the Ministry is ready to support the implementation of this environmental education project and highly appreciates the work aimed at educating an environmentally oriented generation: "Thanks to caring people, environmental volunteering has become one of the most popular areas today. Your initiative to create a school is worthy of high praise! I wish you great success and longevity to your project!"
The participants of the eco-volunteer school were greeted by Stanislav Antonov, Dean of the Faculty of Management and Engineering Business, Deputy Head of the Department of Information Technology and Technosphere Security, Associate Professor Evgenia Baibakova, Head of the EcoLain KIU project Studio Joao Pedro Cordeiro Silva.
The plans for the implementation of the project "School of Eco-volunteers of the XXI century" include the organization and holding of webinars, large-scale environmental measures in five cities of the Republic of Tatarstan.