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The Centre for Sustainable Development and ESG transformation MGIMO of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia (MCUR) is a structural subdivision of MGIMO MFA of Russia, created to carry out research, expert-analytical and educational activities in the field of sustainable development. MGIMO initiated the creation of the MCUR on the basis of inter-faculty cooperation.

The Centre is financed from budgetary, extra budgetary and earmarked funds of MGIMO.

OUR MISSION

Development of national operating standards and ESG professional standards.

Carrying out research in the field of sustainable development in various sectors of the economy of the Russian Federation, international trends and cooperation in the field of sustainable development.

Implementation of expert activities in the fields of the Centre’s activities in order to develop recommendations aimed at improving the effectiveness, competitiveness and sustainable development of economic sectors, individual enterprises and organizations, regions and cities of the Russian Federation.

Organization of an independent ESG rating of Russian companies and an annual report.

Promotion of international cooperation of MGIMO including third-parties on sustainable development and other issues of mutual interest and falling within the subject field of the centre.

Organization of the annual open international conference on ESG issues.

Training of specialists in the field of sustainable development. Development of master’s educational programs and the inclusion of ESG disciplines in the educational process.

ACTIVITIES

Master's program “Sustainable Development Management”

The program aims to prepare specialists to assess the risks of sustainable development on the issues of the modern ESG agenda and find adequate solutions at various levels of management: corporate, regional and state.

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Research papers and applied research

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International division

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PROJECTS

MCUR Digest

THE EIGHTH ISSUE OF THE MCUR DIGEST "CURRENT EVENTS AND TRENDS OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT"

The eighth issue of the MCUR Digest “Current Events and Sustainable Development Trends” has been published.

The Digest of the MGIMO Center for Sustainable Development and ESG transformation MGIMO is a constant informational source that accumulates the main world and Russian news on the global sustainable development agenda in various sectors of the economy and state regulation of ESG processes.

The MCUR Digest is sent to subscribers free of charge; in the future, newsletters will be available in the MCUR Library. Executive editors – Kristina Zakharcheva (FPEK’17), Sofia Denisova (FPEK’20). Design and typography – Igor Rovenkov (FPEK’19).

We are always glad to receive your feedback and if you have the respective competencies, you will be placed on the list of experts for the basic headings of the MCUR Digest. For all questions and suggestions, please contact mcur@inno.mgimo.ru.

For the summer period (July – August), the editorial staff of the MCUR Digest will be on vacation. In September we are going to present you an updated format!

NEWS

THE SEVENTEENTH MGIMO MCUR DIGEST

THE SEVENTEENTH MGIMO MCUR DIGEST

The seventeenth issue of the MCUR Digest has been published, dedicated to the important news in the environmental and social…
En direct de la COP26 de Glasgow - 1er nov

En direct de la COP26 de Glasgow - 1er nov

C’est la 26e Conférence des Parties. Depuis 1995, ce sommet réunit chaque année les États signataires de la convention-cadre des…
THE FIRST RUSSIAN INTERNATIONAL OPEN CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ESG-TRANSFORMATION

THE FIRST RUSSIAN INTERNATIONAL OPEN CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ESG-TRANSFORMATION

THE FIRST RUSSIAN INTERNATIONAL OPEN CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ESG-TRANSFORMATION As part of the event, the plenary session of…
MEETING WITH GOVERNOR OF TYUMEN OBLAST

MEETING WITH GOVERNOR OF TYUMEN OBLAST

On July 7, in Tyumen, the head of the Department of Integrated International Ecological Problems and Natural resources exploitation, Director…
MEETING OF MGIMO ACADEMIC COUNCIL

MEETING OF MGIMO ACADEMIC COUNCIL

On March 30, a regular meeting of the MGIMO Academic Council was held, which was chaired by the Rector of…
STUDENT FORUM DAY MGIMO.GREEN

STUDENT FORUM DAY MGIMO.GREEN

On April 17, the MGIMO.GREEN Student Forum Day “Sustainable Development: International Experience, National Regulation, Corporate Practice” was held.Continue reading
С.E. TOURBINA - ABOUT THE MASTER’S DEGREE "SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT"

С.E. TOURBINA - ABOUT THE MASTER’S DEGREE "SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT"

Acting Head of the Department of Risk Management and Insurance C.E. Tourbina spoke about the new MGIMO Master’s program “Sustainable…
VISIT OF THE LEADERS OF THE CENTER OF MGIMO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT TO BAKU

VISIT OF THE LEADERS OF THE CENTER OF MGIMO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT TO BAKU

On July 15-16, Igor Jürgens the Professor of the Department of Risk Management and Insurance and the Science Advisor of…

Руководство

Aliyev Ruslan

Head of the MGIMO Sustainable Development Center

Tourbina Capitolina

Principal researcher

Yurgens Igor

Leading researcher

Научный совет

Турбина Капитолина Евгеньевна
Главный научный сотрудник

Юргенс Игорь Юрьевич
Ведущий научный сотрудник

Толстопятенко Геннадий Петрович
Первый проректор МГИМО

Мальгин Артем Владимирович
Проректор по развитию МГИМО

Байков Андрей Анатольевич
Проректор по научной работе

Салыгин Валерий Иванович
профессор, и.о. заведующего кафедрой МГИМО Кафедра международных проблем ТЭК им. Н.П.Лаверова

Загребельная Наталья Станиславовна
Декан факультета прикладной экономики и коммерции МГИМО

Пичков Олег Борисович
Декан факультета международных экономическихотношений МГИМО

Сардарян Генри Тигранович
Декан факультета управления и политики МГИМО