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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Course on Climate Change, Cultural Heritage and Risk. Ravello 3-7 October 2011 -News6a
The demands to limit use of non renewable resources and legislation that reduces carbon footprint create new risks and challenges for the management of cultural heritage. New approaches to management must seek reduce energy consumption, diversifying access and might emphasize a new philosophy of conservation.
This course will address the uncertainty and complexity of evidence based decision making in a changing world. It will outline the link between energy, mobility, access and policy in the area of climate change and cultural heritage and the opportunities for managed heritage sites to be seen as exempla of sustainability for the public at large.
The Course is addressed to young advanced students and professionals.
The lecturers belong to European Universities, National Research Centres and International Organisations.
There is no fee for participation. The organisation will cover part of the travel and subsistence expenses for a limited number of participants after careful examination and selection of the applications. On request, students may benefit of 3 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) after agreement with their own university.
Deadline for applications: 30 June 2011
Centro Universitario Europeo per i Beni Culturali
Villa Rufolo, 84010 RAVELLO
tel. +39 089857669/089858101 - fax +39 089857711
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