EPP Local Dialogue 

EPP Local Dialogue 

Biocultural diversity and protection of habitat 

  • Date and time: 23rd of November 2020, 11:00 – 12:30 CET
  • Platform: Hybrid format and online through Zoom (Link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81184305182 )
  • Short description of the event:


The environment and biodiversity conservation is increasingly present in the sustainable development strategies and actions of the EU. The EU Biodiversity Strategy recognizes the intrinsic and instrumental values of biodiversity, and acts towards the protection of natural habitat, as well as halting the loss of biodiversity by the implementation the Bird and Habitat directives and cross-sectoral approaches through substantial knowledge and funding. This subject is currently an important theme that needs to be discussed in the premises of European Green Deal, being important to support the development and sustainability of environment conservation in the process toward climate neutrality.

  • Moderator of the event: Mr. Loránt VINCZE, Member of the European Parliament, Member of the Committee on Petitions
  • Host of the event: Mr. Csaba BORBOLY, Member of the Committee of the Regions (RO/EPP) and President of Harghita County Council (RO)
  • Programme:

–    11:00 – Opening of the event – Moderator: Mr. Loránt VINCZE, Member of the European Parliament, Member of the Committee on Petitions

–    11:05 – Mr. Csaba BORBOLY, Member of the Committee of the Regions (RO/EPP) and President of Harghita County Council (RO)

–     11:15 – Mr. Gábor HAJDU, Member of Harghita County Council (RO)

–    11:25 – Mr. Ricardo RIO, Member of the European Committee of the Regions, (EPP/PT)

–    11:35 – Mr. Zsolt MOLNÁR, DSc., Botanist, Ethnoecologist, Center for Ecological Research, Hungary

–    11:45 – Mr. Dr. Tibor HARTEL, Ecologist and Associate professor at Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca (RO)

–    11:55 – Mr. Dániel BABAI, PhD., Institute of Ethnology, Hungary

–    12:05 – Mrs. Valeria SALVATORI, Institute of Applied Ecology, Italy

–   12:15 – Questions & Answers

–    12:25 – Take-away messages and follow up

 

  • Further information:

–    English, Hungarian and Romanian translation will be provided

–    The event will be webstreamed online: https://cor.borbolycsaba.ro/ and www.facebook.com/borbolycsaba

–     Questions can be also formulated through SLI.DO application, using #Biocultural event code

Contact person: Lukács Éva, Councellor – International relations, Harghita County Council, telephone nr. 0040734772704, email: cor@harghitacounty.ro