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7th Planta Europa Conference
21 - 25 mag 2013
7th Planta Europa Conference: “Plants for people,
people for plants”
- call for papers -
This 7th Planta Europa conference aims at bringing together environmental stake holders, scientists, theologians, scholars, politicians, sociologists, farmers, specialists and amateurs to exchange information and insights to promote actions for supporting plant conservation activities and for building knowledge about plant conservation and their sustainable use. Planta Europa conferences focus on the need for a human response to plant diversity loss and unsustainable utilization of biodiversity in general. It affirms human responsibility for the well being of the Earth and the vast communities of Life. The goal of the conference is to create a multi-disciplinary and international forum for information and knowledge exchange among all friends of plants who are conscious of their responsibility toward a more sustainable future for wild plant diversity and population.
Themes of the Conference:
Taxonomy and wild plant biology
Ecosystem services and biodiversity
Eco-theology and plant ethics
Climate change and plants preservation
In-situ and ex-situ conservation
Education and capacity building
Protected and reserved areas, ipas
Herbarium, museums and botanic gardens
Scientific research and development
Models and issues of sustainable use of plants: edible, commercial, medicinal, aromatic, pharmaceutical and tourism.
Politics and eu conservation strategy
Social media and information
Awareness, best practices, and ad hocs