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The center was established in October 1997 by local scientists and other intellectuals to "educate the younger generation about ecological self-awareness." It has published a series of brochures on ecology for local university students. The center has also developed an environmental education curriculum for children afflicted with schizophrenia in a grammar school in Chalovsk.
Last updated: November 1998
A print version of much of the information contained in this Central Asian Third Sector Organizations section can be found in Civil Society in Central Asia (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1999).