Mission of the Centre

The Mission of the Centre is to promote principles of sustainable development in support of UNESCO global priorities with regard to the mineral resources sector of the economy at the national and international levels.

The Mission of the Center is based on the UNESCO's Medium-Term Strategy and consists of achieving the following goals and objectives:

Sustainable development goals
Overarching objective of UNESCO include
UNESCO strategic objectives

The Mission of the Center is implemented by means of:
  • Advancement of higher education systems, technical and vocational education and training in the mineral resources sector of the economy (as constituent parts of lifelong education), including the entire volume of essential knowledge, skills and experience which contribute to mining engineering specialists integration into the international professional environment;
  • Development of an integrated system for international professional competence assessment with certification of mining engineering specialists (engineers) and executives employed at enterprises of the mineral resources sector.

  • The Center focuses its activities on higher technical and continuing vocational education and training within the scope of the mineral resources sector.