HUMAN Security (environment, quality of food, public health, and society) on the Territories Contaminated by Radioactive Agents
Type of the project: Joint Multi-country Project
Regional Priorities for Joint Projects / Eastern Neighboring Area (ENPI East): Curricular Reform (Modernization of curricula with 3 cycle structure, ECTS and degree recognition) / Disciplines: law and good governance, health, environment.
National Priorities for Joint Projects: Curricular Reform (Modernization of curricula with 3 cycle structure, ECTS and degree recognition) / Disciplines for BY, RU and UA: Life science.
Subject Area: Multidisciplinary Studies
Duration: 15 October 2012 – 14 October 2015
Budget: 1362 541.64 Euro
Coordinator/Grant Applicant: Cordoba University (ES) – P1
University of Florence (IT)
Riga Technical University (LV)
University of Parma (IT)
Swedish University of Agriculture Sciences (SE)
International Sakharov Environmental University
Grodno State Agrarian University
Grodno State Medical University
Belarusian State University
Voronezh State University
Chelyabinsk State University
Tyumen State Medical University
Ural Federal University
Nuclear Cities Educational Information Center, Novouralsk
Sevastopol National University of Nuclear Energy and Industry
Zhytomyr State Technological University
Vinnitsa National Medical University named after Pirogov
Kyiv International University
Polissya Branch of Ukrainian Research Institute of F&FM
Wider project objective is to join efforts of the EU and PC Universities, Research Institutions, PC State and Regional Authorities, and NGOs for training, retraining and skills upgrading of experts able to decide multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary problems existing on the BY, RU and UA territories contaminated by radiological nuclear agents during the Chernobyl disaster with a view to human security.
Project Specific Objectives
1. To develop interdisciplinary Master and PhD Programs focused on Human Security (HS)
of population lived on territories suffered by accidents at Nuclear power plants in frames
of following specialties, namely: “HS and Environment” – Ecology and Environment
specialties, “Quality of Food for HS” – Food Quality Control specialties, “Public Health
for HS” – Medical specialties and “HS and Society” – Political Science and Sociology
specialties and introduce them in 12 PC Universities (4 BY, 4 RU and 4 UA) since
2. To create EU-PC System of retraining and skills upgrading of professionals, including PC
University teachers, focused on decision multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary problems
existing on the BY, RU and UA territories contaminated by radioactive agents and introduce it in operation since January 2015.
3. To create BY, RU and UA Competence Centers of Human Security aiming to support
students’ training and professionals’ retraining and skills upgrading, as well as
coordination of science investigations and wide dissemination of the project related information between general public till the Project end.