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GGDD19:

October 8 – 12, Croatia

Tourism to support nature and biodiversity

Nature and Biodiversity will be the main topics of this theme with a focus on marine life protection.  For example, Menorca will show how they protected their territory by becoming a Biosphere Reserve, Bohinj will present their International Wild Flower Festival, raising awareness for environmental issues and Guam will present their initiatives to prevent damage to coral reefs also by raising awareness between stakeholders.

Find the conference presentations (.pdf format) from Theme 3 in the following shared folder (in progress):

PANEL 3A: TOURISM & NATURE (1)

Day 2 (10 Oct) 15:00 – 16:30
Mali Lošinj

Panel Chair: Tuncay Kuleli

Nature and Biodiversity will be the main topics of this panel with a focus on marine life protection.  For example, Menorca will show how they protected their territory by becoming a Biosphere Reserve and Guam will present their initiatives to prevent damage to coral reefs by raising awareness between stakeholders.

Irene Estaun

Irene Estaún

Director of the Menorca Biosphere Reserve Agency
Spain

Menorca Biosphere Reserve: The Origin of an Illusion

Tuncay Kuleli

Tuncay Kuleli

Director of Bodrum Maritime Vocational School
Turkey

The Blue Wave Project

Mallory Morgan

Mallory Morgan

National Coral Reef Management Fellow, Guam Bureau of Statistics and Plans
Guam

Tourism for Tasi (Ocean): Leveraging Stakeholders for the Benefit of Nature and Business

PANEL 3B: TOURISM & NATURE (2)

Day 3 (11 Oct) 11:00 – 12:30
Mali Lošinj

Panel Chair: Beatriz Barreal

Nature and Biodiversity will be the main topics of this panel with a focus on marine life protection.  For example, Bohinj will present their International Wild Flower Festival, raising awareness for environmental issues.

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João Cardoso de Melo

Ecological Infrastructure Management Director, Cascais Ambiente.
Portugal

Quinta do Pisão – Nature Park: A landscape-scale conservation project that links wildlife and people

klemen langus

Klemen Langus

Snapshot of me 2

Peter Mackelworth

carlos-bernardes

Carlos Bernardes

klemen langus

Ana Rita Pico

 Tourism Coordinator, Câmara Municipal de Lagos
Portugal

Conservation and promotion of natural heritage from Ponta da Piedade