In the framework of the GIAHS Capacity Building project, carried out by
the Department of Agriculture, Food, Environment and Forestry (DAGRI) of
the University of Florence, and funded by the Italian Agency for
Development Cooperation (AICS) a collaboration with Slow Food – Terra
Madre has been started.
Four webinars (21 January, 11 February, 25 February, 11 March) and an
online conference (30 March) are planned.
The first webinar will be held on 2021 January 21st, from 17.30 to 19.00 (CET). It will explain the potentiality of the GIAHS (Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems) Programme for the sustainable development of rural areas as well as the procedure for proposing a territory for the inscription in the Programme itself.
Speakers: Prof. Mauro Agnoletti (coordinator of the “GIAHS Capacity Building” project), Prof. Francesco Sottile (Slow Food Italia), Dr. Clelia Puzzo (FAO GIAHS Secretariat), Pietro Clarici (a farmer of one of the Italian GIAHS sites), Dr. Salvatore Gabriele (President of the Isola di Pantelleria National Park).