Panama Field Study Semester
The UNESCO Chair main undergraduate training program is the Panama Field Study Semester. The educational goal of the Panama Field Study Semester can be summarized as follows: "We, as citizens of developed countries, view environmental "problems" of the World through our Western eyes. People from other countries will have a different assessment of important environmental issues. By bringing students into contact with other realities, we help our students build a new, broader vision of the World's environment”. The Panama Field Study Semester Brings is offered every year in the winter term to 25-26 McGill students and 5-6 Panamanians. It provides a unique field-based hands-on learning experience on environmental and developmental issues in a developing country.