10.05.2016 17:00

Workshop involving SES expert held

A workshop has been held at the Ecological Education and Training Center of the Ministry of Education and Republican Center of Young Tourists and Local Lore, involving expert of Senior Expert Service (SES) of the German-Azerbaijani Chamber of Commerce Joachim Fantkuller.

The workshop aimed to prepare study programs on “Family tourism”, “Green tourism,” and “Agrarian tourism” for children and teenagers, improve work of the teaching staff, and train new specialists.

The German expert visited “Ecoclubs” and ecological and tourism centers in Baku, and also enquired about the organization of enlightenment programs for children’s groups at Qala State History and Ethnography Museum and Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape.

As part of his visit, Mr Fantkuller had a meeting with head of the Out-of-school activity organization department of the Ministry of Education Vasif Mammadov, and they discussed cooperation prospects.

SES program expert also attended the first Ecological Forum of Ecoclubs, and joined debates on presentations of young ecologists. He also met with students at Azerbaijan Tourism and Management University.

Accompanied by employees of the Republican Tourism and Local Lore Center, the German expert also attended a workshop aimed at improving professional skills of the teaching staff and young specialists of Sumgayit City Ecological Education and Training Center, Center of Young Tourists and Local Lore.