Warsaw University of Life Sciences – SGGW, Faculty of Horticulture, Biotechnology and Landscape Architecture, Department of Environmental Protection
Polish Ecological Club – Mazovian Branch (PKE)
Higher Institute of Educational Sciences in Odivelas, Lisbon, Portugal
Warsaw University of Life Sciences – SGGW Nowoursynowska Str. 161, 02-787 Warszawa
Building no 37, basement, room no 122
Deadline for conference registration, title of oral presentation, paper or poster and abstract – 31 March 2017
Deadline of payment: 31 March 2017
Deadline of full text of paper/presentation: 30 September 2017
Aim of conference:
The problems of landscape protection, planning and management are specific in the face of challenges existing in XXI century. These challenges are strictly connected with environmental change and development in the scale of regions, countries and continents.
The concepts ‘landscape’ and ‘environment’ have a lot in common. Landscape protection and management should be integrated and harmonised with environment and development strategies and activities, among others considering adaptation to climate change, energetics, transition to green economy, flood protection, protection against drought, better resistance to violent weather phenomena et cetera; accordant with assumptions of sustainable development.
The aim of the conference is to exchange experience, knowledge and ideas as regards landscape planning, protection and management in the face of current environmental challenges – in different countries, and try to find better solutions. Presentation of problems, legal instruments for landscape protection and management, indicating of advantages and disadvantages of these tools would be very valuable and useful.