Program Of the V International Conference of UNESCO associated schools “Ob-Irtysh River Basin: the Youth Studying and Preserving Natural and Cultural Heritage in the Regions of the World’s Great Rivers” and the VIII District Youth Ecological Forum “Preserving Ugra’s Blooming World”

May 18-21, 2012

Khanty-Mansyisk


Time

Event

Contents

Venue

May 18 (Friday)

Arrival of delegations

Before 18.00

Provision of technical support of the Forum press room

Everyday coverage of the program events via daily photonewspaper; putting out newspaper “Forum Diary” (newspaper-1 summarizing issue); creation of a video clip covering the most interesting events of the Forum (volunteers);

creation of a film by Television Company “Yugra” Children’s Film Studio

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

(the place of accommodation)

Provision of the Forum Headquarters activities

Equipment and facilities of the headquarters for organization of activities for the period of the Forum holding.

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

(the place of accommodation)

Arrival and accommodation of the Forum delegates, preparation of exhibitions on the activity of youth ecological organizations and associations

Accommodation in accordance with the accommodation schedule and plan

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

14.00

Coffee-break

Atrium

18.00 –

19.00

Dinner

in accordance with the schedule and coupons

Pavilion “Continent”

19.00 –

20.00

Meeting of the delegation leaders

Presentation of the Forum program, solving organizational issues, discussion of the rules of participation in the program events for the delegates, the rules of accommodation, and safety precautions.

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

(“Dorozhniy”)

20.30- 23.00

Cultural and entertaining program

Acquaintance party, disco party (delegates coming together to meet one another; teambuilding)

Club “Perekovka”

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

May 19 (Saturday)

Participation in the solemn opening ceremony of the International Ecological Action “To Save and Preserve”

8.00 –

9.00

Breakfast

Pavilion “Continent”

9.30 –

11.30

Preparation of exhibitions on the activity of youth ecological organizations and associations, associated schools

Presentation of the lines of activity and the results of the work

Atrium

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

Preparation for the participation in the opening of the IEA “To Save and Preserve”

Preparation of the project of address to the youth of the countries participating in the Forum

The place of accommodation

(Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina)

11.30 –

13.30

Presentation “Ecological Volunteer Movement in the city of Khanty-Mansiysk”

Presentation of the activity of Yugra State University volunteer centre (the centre for attracting volunteers for the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Sochi in 2014 –according to the results of the competition among secondary and higher educational institutions of Russia) and the ecological line as one of the main branches of activities.

Thematic game in stations.

The place of accommodation

hall “Dorozhniy”,

the territory of the hotel

Round Table “Education for Sustainable Development – experience of UNESCO associated schools within the framework of UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development” for the delegation leaders

Presentation of the experience of the associated schools on the theme of the Round Table , preparation of propositions for the draft resolution of the Forum

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina, hall “Sosva”

14.00-15.00

Lunch

Pavilion “Continent”

15.00-15.30

Passage to the venue of the opening ceremony of the IEA “To Save and Preserve”

16.00 – 18.00

Solemn opening ceremony of the International Ecological Action “To Save and Preserve”

Familiarization with the project “International Ecological Action “To Save and Preserve”, Participation in the program events of the Action.

The square in front of Park named after Boris Losev

18.00 – 19.00

Passage to recreation facility “Dobrino”

19.00 –

20.00

Dinner

Recreation facility «Gronwell Park» Dobrino

20.00 –

21.00

Creative evening of the delegations

Recreation facility «Gronwell Park» Dobrino

21.00-22.00

Bonfire of Friendship

Familiarization with the history of the country (activity of the Pioneer Organization – dedicated to the Young Pioneer Organization Day);

Bonfire, singing and playing guitar.

Recreation facility «Gronwell Park» Dobrino

22.30-23.30

Passage to the place of accommodation

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

May 20 (Sunday)

8.00 –

9.00

Breakfast

Pavilion “Continent”

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

8.30

Meeting of the delegation leaders

Planning the day’s activities, solving organizational issues

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

9.30 –

11.15

Conference of UNESCO associated schools “Ob-Irtysh River Basin: the Youth Studying and Preserving the Natural and Cultural Heritage in the Regions of the World’s Great Rivers”

Presentation of reports by delegates from the associated schools

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina Conference-hall

11.15

11.30

Coffee-break

Atrium

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

11.30 –

14.00

Competition of socially important ecological projects

Presentation of socially important projects on the theme of the Forum, including research, ecology education and environment oriented projects of ecological associations of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug – Yugra

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina Conference-hall

14.00-15.00

Lunch

Pavilion “Continent”

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

15.00 – 16.30

Presentation of the exhibitions on the activity of educational institutions and ecological associations

Familiarization with the activity of the educational institutions and ecological associations of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug – Yugra, Federal subjects of Russia, and foreign countries

Atrium

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

16.30 –

17.00

Intellectual thematic tournament “Multi-Games”

Games for the participants on the theme of the Forum

Hall “Sosva”

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

17.00-

17.45

Collection of the exhibitions

Atrium

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

18.00-19.00

Dinner

Pavilion “Continent”

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

19.30–

21.00

Passage to the building of “Druzhba Narodov”

Visiting a performance by the Theatre of the Ob-Ugric People.

The building of “Druzhba Narodov” (the Theatre of the Ob-Ugric People)

21.00 –

22.30

Excursion around the city

Familiarization with the city of Khanty-Mansiysk

22.30–

23.30

Night at the Museum

Thematic program in the Museum of Nature and Man

The Museum of Nature and Man

May 21 (Monday)

The work of laboratories, summarizing, solemn closing ceremony, distribution of awards

8.00 –

9.00

Breakfast

Pavilion “Continent”

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

9.00 –

10.00

Passage to the site of laboratory work

10.00 –

14:00

The work of laboratories in groups in the open environment

Practical research activities for adolescents, familiarization with natural and cultural objects of Khanty-Mansiysk, presentation of the activity results at the Round Table

Scientific Research Laboratories:

1) Natural Park “Samarovskiy Chugas” (within the territory of the city) (responsible person: Usenko L.);

2) Forest area in residential district named after Dunin-Gorkevich (responsible person: Maslenkina S.)

3) Bank line of the Irtysh River, the area of marina (responsible person: Usenko L.)

4) Familiarization program and work in a core storage (responsible person: Lavrenov A.)

Creative laboratories:

1) The Centre of Craftsmanship (practice master class): making articles in accordance with the national traditions (responsible person: Balabanova I.):

2) Ethnography Centre (traditional dancing, games of Khanty and Mansi people) (responsible person: Yevdokimova);

3)The Torum-Maa Museum – national legends, familiarization with the museum in the open air (responsible person: Zakharova Yu.);

4) Television company “Yugra” Children’s Film Studio (beginning of creation of an ecological animated film, which will be completed via the Internet after the Forum, and will be posted on the ecoportal) (responsible person: Kruglova L.);

5) Journalistic investigation (on the theme, in cooperation with volunteers) (responsible person: Gakh M.)

14.00-15.00

Lunch

15.00 –

16.00

Whirligig of unfinished affairs

(responsible persons: Forum organizers)

Time for discussion, solving organizational issues, completion of the final version of the address , preparation of presentations and reports on the results of the laboratory work

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

16:00 – 17.00

Summarizing the laboratories

Presentation of the creative and scientific research laboratories activity results

Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina Conference-hall

17:00 - 18:30

Interaction on the subject of sustainable development

Determining possible techniques for protecting the natural and cultural resources and contribution of the youth to preserving of the cultural and natural heritage.

The territory of Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

18:30 – 19:30

Пе National cuisine dinner (open-air)

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Ш The territory of Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

20.00 –

21.00

Solemn closing ceremony of the Conference and Forum

Summarizing, distribution of awards, concert program

Centre of Arts for Gifted Children of the North

21.30 –

23.00

Disco party

The territory of Hotel Yugorskaya Dolina

After 22.00

Departure of the delegations

May 22 (Tuesday)

Departure of the delegations

Departure of the delegations