In order to promote the integrated research of geography and serve the regional and global sustainable development, Beijing Normal University will provide a summer course on geography and sustainability. The course will bring together researchers around the world and present the latest research progress on geography and sustainability and the geographical case studies on transforming our world for sustainable development. We warmly welcome students in geography and related fields worldwide to join us!
The speakers will mainly introduce the basic theory, research methods and regional practice of geography and sustainability, focusing on four main aspects of the international frontier researches (Land Use Change and Land Degradation, Ecosystem Pattern-Process-Service,Coupled Human-Earth System and Sustainable Development). The speakers will guide students to learn about the importance of geography for sustainable development and the development and innovation of geography, and provide supports for regional, national and global sustainable development.
About the Course
27-30 June, 2022 Beijing Time
18-29 July, 2022 Beijing Time
Working language: English
- General courses: Geography and Sustainability
- Special sessions: Land degradation and pathways for sustainability
Brief Introduction of Speakers
Wenwu Zhao (Faculty of Geographical Science at Beijing Normal University)