Discussion seminar: 25 years of NATURA 2000 and program LIFE

LIFE15 NAT/CZ/000818
  • Start date: 22/05/2017
  • End date: 22/05/2017

Preliminary program

9:30 start in Botany garden of Institute of Botany, Czech Academy of Sciences, presentation of the campaign Let it Grow

10:00 –11:00 excursion to the plant collection of Botanical garden and Průhonice Park (included in UNESCO)

Continuation in Knight hall in the Průhonice castle

11:20 -13:00 -Quo vadis NATURA 2000

Discussion about history and future prospect of NATURA 2000 network – Speakers: Petr Havel (Ministry of Environment of the Czech Republic), Petr Petřík (Platform for landscape), Jan Moravec (Czech Union of Nature conservation)

14:00-15:30 –Program LIFE for environment and climate

-Meeting with Czech LIFE projects LIFE – chairman Jiří Kožusznik, Ministry of Environment of the Czech Republic)

16:00 -17:30 – Projects for enhancement of species biodiversity

-Pavel Sekerka (Institute of Botany, CAS – Biodiversity protection – how important can be botanical gardens?), Markéta Curatolo Jůnová (Nature Conservation Agency of the Czech Republic - projekt LIFE Stepi Lounského středohoří), Hana Pánková (Institute of Botany -project LIFE for Minuartia)