UNESCO-SCBD European Conference on Biological and Cultural Diversity


UNESCO-Florence sponsor

1st European Conference for the Implementation of the UNESCO-SCBD Joint Programme on Biological and Cultural Diversity

Linking Biological and Cultural Diversity in Europe

8-11 April 2014, Florence, Italy



Key Topics:

  • Interactions between cultural and biological diversity and identification of linkages between cultural and biological diversity in the European context
  • Historical development of biodiversity patterns associated with "natural" and "cultural" landscapes, including the interacting actors, factors and processes
  • Traditional agricultural and forest management practices related to bio-cultural diversity
  • Development of methods and approaches for the assessment of the links between biological and cultural diversity and the resulting "bio-cultural" diversity
  • Development of integrated management strategies at landscape level
  • Implementation of international, regional and national agreements dealing with cultural and biological diversity


Information and conference materials: www.landscapeunifi.it/en/call

Concept: www.landscapeunifi.it/en/concept

Conference SecretariatThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  - Laboratory for Landscape and Cultural Heritage, Department of Agricultural Food and Forestry Systems, University of Florence, via San Bonaventura 13, 50145 Florence, Italy.



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