Status of initiative: N/a
Description/achievement of initiative

The Ural State University of Economics promotes concept of sustainable development in all spheres of its activity and takes active part in developing of strategic plan of city and region development with local authorities.

Implementation methodologies

USUE improves scientific understanding through carrying out international competitions for research works for young scientists and students in the frame of III Eurasian Economic Youth Forum. This competition called Eurasia Green. The main issues of this competitions are: model of rational wild life management, waste in incomes, clear water of Eurasia. The aim of making green campuses is realized through non smoking activity and popularization of health life style by conducting sports competitions among students and staff. One of the mission of USUE is bringing up new liveable generation which will be socially inclusive. In this frame Union of volunteers of USUE usually carry out actions of gathering toys and clothes for children's homes.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure


Ural State University of Economics
Eurasia Green Competition
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Goal 4
Resources devoted to implementation
Staff / Technical expertise
Expertise of students and staff concerning sustainable development
Progress reports
Cut off date each year: 2 May
This initiative fulfils the SMART criteria.
Location: Ekaterinburg, Russia
Date of completion: 2015
Operating in countries
Contact information/focal point(s)
MIkhail Fyodorov,

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