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"Sustainable development for a sustainable future"

    On 13 September, presentation entitled "Processes for Evaluation of Sustainable Construction" was delivered at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". The event is part of an initiative of the Department of Construction of Buildings and Structures - "Sustainable Development for a Sustainable Future."

    The lecturer, Zlatina Sabeva, BSc (Hons) MRICS is a managing partner at Excellgate consulting company. She has 13 years of experience in the real estate business as an expert appraiser of real estates and sustainable construction. She is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors(RICS) and an expert appraiser under the method for assessing sustainable building BREEAM®.

    She presented basic definitions in sustainable construction and development as well as good practices and principles in the evaluation of sustainable construction.

"I would like to express my admiration to Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" for the opportunities that it provides for its students to obtain information and more knowledge on sustainable construction. Only here in the curriculum of the specialty of Construction of Buildings and Structures a module of subjects is included  which introduces the future engineers to the systems for assessing sustainable buildings." said the lecturer, Zlatina Sabeva.

    The event precedes the professional qualification course, which will start in November, 2016 under the title of "Application of International Standards for the Evaluation of Real Estate and Sustainable Construction" with lecturers Bulgarian and foreign experts.

by ВСУ Черноризец Храбър