On November 28, a large delegation from Shanxi visited MPSU. It includes representatives from the Ministry of Environmental Protection and the Ministry of the Environment of Shanxi Province, as well as the directorships of oil and mining companies and environmental companies of China. The purpose of the visit was familiarization with modern scientific developments and technologies in the field of environmental protection, as well as the search for possible forms of cooperation.
The guests were met by the Vice-Rector for Interregional and International Relations, L.Dudova, Adviser to Rector K.P. Dotsenko, Head of the International Relations Office V.Kruglov, Head of the International Cooperation Department A.Stabrovskaya, and Geography Faculty representatives of MPSU: Deputy Dean E. Furaev, Head of the Department of Ecology and Nature Management V. I. Eroshenko, as well as Associate Professor N. V. Kargapolov.
L. Dudova noted the symbolic nature of the establishment of partnership relations in the year announced as the year of ecology in Russia and expressed her hope for fruitful cooperation both in the field of joint training of specialists and in the framework of joint research and organization of expeditions. Equally important is the exchange of students, teachers and options for practices in Chinese geological organizations.
Special interest of the delegation was the direction of engineering geology. The exchange of experience will help to achieve high results and will help improve the environmental situation.