PROGRAM 
of
International Conference
“Demographic Education in the 21st century 
in the CIS and Baltic States and the Eastern Europe”

(18-20 September 2002, Moscow, Russia)

 The Third Valenteyevskiye Cheniya

 

Moscow State ‘Lomonosov’ University,
Faculty of Economics,
Center for Population Studies,

with the support of
the UN Population Fund (UNFPA)
Office in the Russian Federation,
the Ministry of Labor and Social Development
of the Russian Federation,
the Institute for Complex Strategic Studies,,
the Federal Council of the Federal Assembly
of the Russian Federation
and the European Association for Population Studies (EAPS)

are organizing the International Conference
“Demographic Education in the 21st century
in the CIS and Baltic States and Eastern Europe”

dedicated to the 80th anniversary
of Professor Dmitry Valentey
and the 35th anniversary of the Population Department
of the Moscow State University


(18-20 September 2002, Moscow, Russia)

Organizing Committee of the Conference

Vasily 
Kolesov
Honorary Chairman of the Conference, Professor, the Dean of the Faculty of Economics of the Moscow State ‘Lomonosov’ University
Vladimir 
Iontsev 
Head of the Organizing Committee, Professor, Head of the Population Department
Galina 
Ananieva
Associated Prof. of the Population Department
Mikhail 
Denissenko
Associated Prof. of the Population Department
Valery 
Elizarov
Head of the Center for Population Studies at the Faculty of Economics of the MSU
Irina 
Ivakhniouk 
Executive Secretary of the Conference, Senior Researcher at the Population Department
Irina 
Kalabikhina 
Associated Prof. of the Population Department
Natalia 
Kalmykova 
Executive Secretary of the Conference, Associated Professor of the Population Department
Aminat 
Magomedova
Senior Teacher at the Population Department
Vladimir 
Nikitov 
Head of the Federal Council’ Committee on Science, Culture, Education, Healthcare and Ecology
Yakhya 
Nisanov
Researcher at the Population Department
Konstantin 
Papenov 
Professor, Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Economics of the MSU
Natalya
Rimashevskaya 
Academician of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, Director of the Institute for Social and Economic Studies of Population
Leonid 
Ribakovsky 
Professor, Head of the Center of Social Demography at the Institute for Social and Political Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Alexander 
Sagradov
Deputy Head of the Organizing Committee of the Conference, Professor of the Population Department
Olga 
Samarina
Chief of the Department of Social and Demographic Policy and Social Care Development at the Ministry of Labor and Social Development of the Russian Federation
Anatoly 
Soudoplatov 
Professor of the Population Department

 

September 17 

Meeting of the participants, accommodation and registration 
(MSU, Faculty of Economics, of. 442)

September 18 

 

9.00 — 10.00

Registration — auditorium 10

10.00 — 10.40

Opening Ceremony

10.40 — 13.00 

Session 1. Population Development and Demographic Education in Russia: the Past, the Present, the Future

Chairman: Valery Elizarov — Head of the Center for Popula-tion Studies of the MSU (Moscow, Russia)

Main reporter: Vladimir Iontsev (Moscow, Russia)

Reporter: Natalya Zvereva (Moscow, Russia)

Contributors:

1. Oksana Kuchmaeva “Demographic Teaching and Train-ing in MESI”;

2. Anna Zavgorodnaya, Larisa Mierin “The Role of Business Games in Formation of Civil Position of the Students in the Field of Demography”;

3. Vladimir Zaitsev “Population Development and Demo-graphic Education in the Ryazan Region”;

4. Galina Koltsova, Ŕrkady Kozlov “Teaching Demography in the Tambov State University;

5. Larisa Popova “The Experience of Teaching Basic Demography at the Humanitarian Faculty of a Provincial University”(Syktyvkar).

Short presentations:

1. Valentina Moiseenko “Migration of Population and Demography”;

2. Marina Kunitsa “Ecology Dimension of Demographic Education” (Bryansk);

3. Anna Mikheeva “Special Courses Programs in Current Trends and Problems in the Field of Fertility, Marriages, Family” (Novosibirsk);

4. Evgeny Soroko «“Demographic Education and Internet”;

5. Irina Ivakhniouk “Migration in the System of Demographic Education”.

11.15 — 11.30

Coffee Break

13.00 — 14.00

 Lunch

14.00 — 14.45

 Session 1. (continued)

Free discussion

14.50 — 17.15 

Session 2. Population Development and Demographic Education in the East European and Baltic States

Chairman: Marek Okolski — Director of the Center of Migration Research at the University of Warsaw (Poland)

Main reporter: Zdeněk Pavlik — Professor of the Charles University, Prague (Czech Republic)

Reporters: Etelka Daroczi (Hungary); Peteris Zvidrins (Latvia);

Contributors:

1. Jerzy Kowaleski –«Teaching demography at Polish higher learning institution: the case of the University of Lodz (Faculty of Sociology and Economics)» (Poland);

2. Ěariela Todorova –«Demographic policy connected with the natural development of the population in the new reality: characteristic and perspectives» (Bulgaria);

3. Ěinko Ěinkov –«Demographic Education on Integral System of Social-Demographic Statistic» (Bulgaria);

4. Roumjana Ěîdeva –«Development of the population in Bulgaria in the new conditions of the society: meaning, problems and trends» (Bulgaria).

 

Free duscussion

 

15.45 — 16.00

Coffee Break

September 19 

 

10.00 — 13.00 

Session 3. Population Development and Current Trends in Demographic Education in DemographicEducation in the CIS Countries

Chairman: Anatoly Topilin, Adviser of the Executive Committee of the CIS States (Russia);

Main reporter: Anatoly Topilin (Russia)

Reporters: Liudmila Shakhotko (Belarus); Irina Probytkova (Ukraine); Lyazzat Shotbakova et al (Kazakhistan)

Contributors:

1. Alexander Khomra “Depopulation, Demographic Crisis and Demographic Security as a Subject of Studying and Teaching” (Ukraine);

2. Constantin Matei “Contemporary Peculiarities of Demographic Development in Moldova” (Moldova);

3. Anzor Sakhvadze “Teaching Demography in Georgia (the History and the Present)” (Georgia);3. Nailya Kumskova –“Problems and Perspectives of Development of Demographic Education in Kyr-gyzstan”.Free discussion.

11 15 — 11 30

Coffee Break

13 00 — 14 00 

Lunch

14 00 — 17 00

Session 4. Demographic Education: World Experience

Chairman: Guillaume Wunsch —President of the EAPS, Hororary Professor of the MSU

Main reporter: Vivien Ponniah (UNFPA)

Contributors:

1. Paul Demeny (USA);

2. Alanur Cavlin Bozbeyoglu “36 Years of Demography at Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey”;

3. Anatoly Soudoplatov;

4. Elena Bazhenova “Demographic Education as an Instrument of Successful Population Policy in China”;

5. Mark Tolts (Israel).

 

Free discussion

 

15.45 — 16.00 

Break (soft drinks)

18.00 — 20.30

Reception

20 ńĺíň˙áđ˙ 

 

10.00 — 13.00 

Session 5. Demographic Research and Demographic Education

Chairman: Mikhail Denissenko — Associated Professor of the Population Department of the MSU

Contributors:

1. Vladimir Arkhangelsky “Studying of Demographic Behavior: the Place in Population Research and Teaching”;

2. Giuldjan Bakhmetova “On Democratization of Demographic Education in Russia”;

3. Oksana Bondarenko “Regulation of Migration: Regional Level”;

4. Ŕndrey Kudriavtsev– “Teaching Demography for Students Specializing in Insurance” (Saint-Petersburg);

5. Ňatyana Plokhotnyuk “Methods of Teaching Special Course ‘International Migration in Russia and in the North Caucasus Region’” (Stavropol);

6. Zinaida Pushkina “Demographic Peculiarities of Regional Development: the Case of Tula Region” (Tula); 

7. Svetlana Sukneva “Current Trends of Demographic Development in the Sakha Republic” (Yakutsk);

8. Vladimir Fridman “Urbanization as a Regulator of Demographic Explosion and Demographic Transition: Human Populations — Territory Capacity Interaction Model”.

 

Free discussion

 

11.15 — 11.30

Coffee Break 

13.00 — 14.00 

Lunch

14.00 — 15.00

Closing Ceremony 

On Foundation of Euro-Asian Associationon Demographic Education

 Note: Up to 25 min. for main reporters; up to 20 min. for reporters; up to 15 min. for contributors; up to 10 min. for short presentations; up to 7 min. for participation in the free discussion from the floor. 

 

Dear Participants!

 

The Conference will take place in the 2nd building for Humanitarian Faculties 
(please refer to the scheme). 

The nearest metro station is “UNIVERSITET”. 
It takes 5 min. to get to the building on foot.

Center for Population Studies of the MSU is situated in the 2nd building for Humanitarian Faculties:
of. 442 — Population Department of the Faculty of Economics (tel. 939–2993);
of. 446 — Center for Population Studies of the MSU (tel. 939–2929; 939–30–94);
of. 447 — Library of the Center for Population Studies (tel. 939–1692);
of. 458 — Head of the Population Department Vladimir Iontsev (tel. 939–2928);
of. 459 — Head of the Center for Population Studies Valery Elizarov (tel. 939–2838).

 

The University Hotel is located in the main MSU building, sector “E”, 6th floor.

 

On September 18-20 you can have lunch in the dining–hall No. 14 which is located close to the southern entrance to the 2nd building for Humanitarian Faculties. The participants of the Conference will be served at the 2nd floor.

INFORMATION BULLETIN

                                                                                        UPDATE 19.04.2002