On February 20, HeidelbergCement Ukraine office hosted a meeting for National Jury and members of six teams, selected for participation in the 4th edition of the Quarry Life Award.
Team leaders presented their scientific concepts and educational activities they are planning to perform within the projects frames.
At the same time, the professional and experienced National Jury shared useful tips with all team members. The contestants also had an opportunity to get some inspiration while watching the presentations and materials of the previous edition winners.
3 quarries of HeidelbergCement Ukraine, located in Dnipropetrovsk and Kyiv region will serve as a platform for 3 projects of the research stream and 3 projects of the community stream.
The teams have already started research work on projects, that will last until September 20, 2018. Every team includes various field professionals. Among them are students, teachers, experts, research staff and teaching staff of higher education institutions, representatives of public environmental organizations and acting director of the landscape park.
Several months of fruitful work within the projects, a lot of scientific research and field trips, a great number of educational activities, expeditions and excursions are waiting for participants. All these will definitely contribute to the formation of ecological consciousness, new scientific achievements and raise the level of awareness about amazing biodiversity at the mining sites of our company.
Let's open our hearts to nature and explore the native land together!