November 4 to 7, 2013, National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine (NULES), Kyiv, Ukraine
The Conference brought together the international and national scientific community to discuss “Earth Bioresources and Environmental Biosafety: Challenges and Opportunities”. The conference was dedicated to the 115th anniversary of NULES of Ukraine and the 15th anniversary of GCHERA.
The need to address the early acute resource and environmental crisis, comprehensive improvement of the environment, eliminate the causes of environmental disasters, ecological stabilization of environment and energy supply for human life activity require cardinal improvement of nature management, economical natural resources consumption in all sectors and spheres of production.
The Conference was hosted by the National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine with the support of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, Global Confederation of Higher Education Associations for Agricultural and Life Sciences (GCHERA), Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO), Iowa State University of Science and Technology (USA), Humboldt University in Berlin (Germany) and other universities and organizations.
Head of the Organizing Committee was the First Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of NULES of Ukraine, Sergiy G. Arbuzov.