STUDENTS POPULATION'S ATTITUDE CONCERNING ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES IN GEORGIA Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • The aim of this study were to investigate the attitude of university students on the environmental issues, analyze the information received and develop measures for the participation of students in environmental health-improving and preventive activities.. The qualitative study was conducted by using face to face interviewing method with university students. Environmental pollution is one of the most important threats in Georgia and arount the world. The immediate objects of pollution are land, water, soil, air, which directly affects human health and worsens it. The participants have favorable attitudes toward the environment, but they are less involved in environmental activities. Basically these measures are limited to the so-called one-time campaigns. Based on the results, it is recommended the development of integrated measures and schemes to stimulate student participation in the implementation of socially active algorithms to improve the environment.

authors

  • Verulava, T
  • Asatiani, A
  • Tirkia, J
  • Ambroliani, G
  • Jorbenadze, R

publication date

  • September 1, 2019