Of the Master Course
The potential participants in the Master Course are students, technicians and public officers interested in developing skills for the planning, management, protection and valorization of agricultural heritage systems, in the wider framework of rural development. The master intends to attract students, public officers and professionals, interested in the areas of local food production, cultural heritage related to the rural territories, traditional knowledge, biocultural diversity and agrobiodiversity. At the end of the master course, the participants will be able to develop and apply management strategies for the conservation and valorization of traditional agricultural system and landscapes, as well as preparing a proposal for the GIAHS program.
Seventeen students (max 35 years) will be selected among those coming from the countries of the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS). These students will have the cost of the tuition fees covered.
A maximum of 13 students can be accepted by all the other countries.
Three more students can apply for single teaching modules.
AICS countries: Albania, Algeria, Bolivia, Bosnia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Malawi, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Peru, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, Vietnam, Zimbabwe