東京大學,麻省理工,及蘇黎士工學院合辦的活動-YOUTH ENCOUNTER ON SUSTAINABILITY (本系系友轉介)

YOUTH ENCOUNTER ON SUSTAINABILITY (YES)
Kostunici / Serbia, 28 June – 15 July, 2013

APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN !

DEADLINE: 12th April 2011 / with 10% early booking discount = 12 March 2013

Dear friends and colleagues,

ACTIS, in collaboration with the Alliance for Global Sustainability (a university partnership between the ETH Zurich, MIT Boston, University of Tokyo and Chalmers University), the Swiss Academy of Technical Sciences (SATW), the Environmental Engineering group Novi Sad,and UNEP (United Nations Environmental Program) is pleased to announce the opening of the applications for 2013 Youth Encounter on Sustainability (YES) course in Serbia – our 3d course at this amazing location Kostunici.

Thanks to our generous sponsors we again can offer very low cost participation fees, that include ALL services from arrival to the departure (accommodation, full board, all transportations, excursions, side activities, fees and a high quality course program with excellent faculty and experts from different countries and universities.

The YES course aims to sensitize participants to the complex issues of sustainable development in a global context, through course work, field trips, workshops, group work, and discussions in a practical, international learning experience, combined with social and cultural activities. The course brings together an inspiring group of upper level students and young professionals from different disciplines, cultures and nationalities to learn together in a unique environment. The program builds on 13 years of experience successfully running YES in 11 different countries. ACTIS is an ETH spin-off organization created specifically to expand the YES program and related activities.

For more information consult the documents in the attachment and on our webpage:
www.actis-education.ch

Please forward this information within your networks to colleagues, universities, organizations and institutions that may be interested. We appreciate your help to promote this unique learning experience.

Sincerely,

Dr.Roger Baud
Director
ACTIS – Activating Talent in Sustainability
Zurich-Switzerland, roger.baud@actis-education.ch