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Air quality and why we should care about it: lecture tour of Czech scientists in Ukraine

4. 6. 2019,

An invitation to Ukraine was accepted by Czech scientists from the Atmospheric Aerosol Research Group at the Faculty of Science, Charles University in Prague. They gave lectures in three Ukrainian cities: in Kryvyi Rih (May 30, 2019), at Ecoforum in Zaporizhia (May 31, 2019) and in Kyiv (June 3, 2019). Their presentations were focused on air pollution, ways of identifying sources of pollution, alternative methods of measuring air quality, legal standards and lobbying for clean air. During the tour, the Czech scientists met ecologists from local initiatives, active citizens, politicians, officials, students and teachers from Ukrainian universities.

PHOTOS: Igor Garmash (АРТ-Простір), Jan Bendl (Charles University in Prague), Petr Mareš (SCIENCE IN), Kateřina Krejčova (Arnika) and Denis Shabanin (Dosit Truity Kryvyi Rih).

Clean Air for Ukraine

This project is led by a non-governmental organization Arnika (Czech Republic) in cooperation with local civic initiatives in industrial towns of Ukraine with financial support from the Transition Promotion Program of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic and the National Endowment for Democracy (USA). You can find more information about our activities and possibilities of involvement or share your thoughts with us by sending a message to


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