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What is CU Environment Centre

The Charles University Environment centre, was founded as a part of Charles University in 1992. It conducts environmental research and provides environmental expertise and information for students, university staff and for the general public. The centre collaborates with parliamentary bodies, state administration, non-government organizations and many academic and research institutions both locally and abroad. CUEC consists of the three units: sustainable development indicators, environmental economics, and education and information for sustainable development.

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Position in CUEC: Researcher

Section: Environmental Education

Topics: Environmental education, e-learning, editor in chief of Envigogika peer reviewed journal

Involvement in running projects:

  • Envigogika
  • Enviwiki
  • VCSEwiki
  • RCE Czechia

Curriulum Vitae:

Publications: Orcid - Scopus . ResearcherId


EVS Course

Other activities:

  • Vice-chairman of the Czech Commision for UNESCO
  • COPERNICUS Alliance Vice-president 
  • RCE Czechia coordinator 
  • Envigogika Journal Chief editor 
  • 2005– Member of the Working Group on National Strategy of Education for Sustainable Development of the Government Council for Sustainable Development
  • 2007–2009: Member of the Working Group UNECE Strategy for Education for Sustainable Development (Group of Experts for the creation of indicators)
  • 2004– Development of an interactive encyclopedia of environmental education wiki - http://www.enviwiki.cz - currently works as a professional environment for teaching "writing"
  • 2006– Foundation of the scientific peer-reviewed journal Envigogika, http://www.envigogika.cuni.cz (Editor) 


Video from UE4SD project

Our recent publications

Steve Harris,  Jan WeinzettelAndrea BiganoAlbin Källmén "Low carbon cities in 2050? GHG emissions of European cities using production-based and consumption-based emission accounting methodsJournal of Cleaner ProductionVolume 248, 1 March 2020, 119206, available on-line here 

Kiuila, O., Markandya, A., Ščasny, M. (2019), Taxing Air Pollutants and Carbon Individually or Jointly: Results from a CGE Model Enriched by an Emission Abatement Sector. Economic System Research, 31:1, 21-43. Permanent link

Alberini, A., Khymych, O., Ščasný, M. (2019), Response to Extreme Energy Price Changes: Evidence from UkraineThe Energy Journal, Vol. 40, No. 1: 189-212. Permanent link.

Kyselá, E., Ščasný, M., Zvěřinová, I. (2019), Analysing attitudes to climate change mitigation policies. Climate Policy, 19:7, 878-892 Permanent link.

Alberini, A., Ščasný, M. (2018), The Benefits of Avoiding Cancer (or Dying from Cancer): Evidence from a Four-country Study. Journal of Health Economics 57: 249-262 Permanent link.

Alberini, A., Ščasný, M., Bigano, A. (2018), Policy- v. Individual Heterogeneity in the Benefits of Climate Change Mitigation: Evidence from a Stated-Preference Survey. Energy Policy 121: 565-575. Permanent link.

van der Vliet, N., Staatsen, B., Kruize, H., Morris, G., Costongs, C., Bell, R., Marques, S., Taylor, T., Quiroga, S., Martinez, P., Máca, V., Ščasný, M., Zvěřinová, I., Tozija, F., Gjorgjev, D., Arild Espnes, G., Schuit, J. (2018), The INHERIT model: a tool to jointly improve health, environmental sustainability and health equity through behavior and lifestyle change. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2018, 15, 1435; Permanent link

Mach, R., Weinzettel, J., Ščasný, M. (2018), Environmental impact of household consumption: Hybrid input-output analysis linked to household consumption data. Ecological Economics 149, 62-73.; Permanent link