Baltic University Programme

Integrated Approaches for Sustainable Development Management, Tourism and Local Products in Biosphere Reserves (BRs)

Are you a recent graduate or a post-graduate student of all disciplines relevant to sustainable development and management  (Natural and Environmental Sciences, urban, rural and land planning, ESD, social and economic sciences, tourism)?  Are you a junior researcher  on Biosphere Reserves and Protected Areas Management or staff of Management Bodies of such Areas?

Then this course is all you need for the summer:
Summer University on "Integrated Approaches for Sustainable Development Management, Tourism and Local Products in Biosphere Reserves (BRs)"
WHEN: on 8 July to 15 July 2018
WHERE: in the important and beautiful area of Parnon in Greece!

This Summer University aims to provide capacity building around a series of topics including: Management, Local development, Protection and conservation, and Education for Sustainable Management within Biospheres Reserves (MAB/UNESCO Programme), following the successful Summer Universities of the recent past years:
Amfissa, 2014
Samothraki, 2016
Sardinia, 2017

All information is available here.

Applications are accepted only online at:
https://www.eventora.com/en/Events/summer-school-parnon-2018
until 13 May 2018.

The Organisers will review all applications and will notify (by emails) the selected participants of the next steps.

If you have any questions please contact us at : info@medies.net

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ORGANISERS
The UNESCO Regional Bureau for Science and Culture in Europe
The Greek National Committee of Man and the Bioshere Program of UNESCO
The UNESCO Chair and Network on Sustainable Development Management and Education in the Mediterranean of the University of Athens
The Mediterranean Information Office for Environment, Culture and Sustainable Development through its Education initiative MEdIES
OIKOM Environmental Studies Ltd
The Regional Development Company of Parnonas (PARNONAS S.A.)
The Management Body of Parnon, Moustos, Mainalon and Monemvasia

Tulipa orphanidea
Tulipa orphanidea on Mount Parnon.  Photo: Nicholas Turland, CC BY-NC-ND 2.0