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GECHH 2011 Symposium in partnership with the CNR-ISE and CNR-IRSA
Global Environmental Change and Human Health:

Healthy Forests for Life

(Verbania, Lake Maggiore, Italy 19-21 September 2011)

(By invitation only)

List of Participants (final)

Villa Giulia IT/EN

Notes for Key Panellists

Notes for Chairs & Discussants

Group Photo Other Photos

Advisory Committee

* password-protected information on hotels and transportation, etc. Invited participants will receive the password, upon confirming their participation to the GECHH IPO.

Opening Session Welcoming remarks by Hon. Zacchera, Mayor of the City of Verbania

Special Session by ISE Programme 19/09/2011 Welcoming remarks by Dr Mosello, CNR-ISE Director

Special Session by IRSA Programme 20/09/2011 Welcoming remarks by Dr Pettine, CNR-IRSA Director

Press Conference CNR-ISE, Thursday 15 September 2011

Media Coverage

Public Event at Villa Giulia Sunday 18 September 2011

Special Event In Memoriam, on 19 September 2011

Prof. Gian Tommaso Scarascia Mugnozza (1925-2011)

Special Session by DTA Welcoming remarks by Dr. Brugnoli

Book Presentation by Prof. Ursula Oswald-Spring on 21 September (lunch time)

Water Resources in Mexico

Opening Remarks

Professor Paolo Blasi, UNU Council Member, University of Florence

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Marina Maiero, Public Health and Environment Department
World Health Organization, WHO

Professor Sophie Vanwambeke, Université catholique de Louvain

 

Host Organizations

Institute of Ecosystem Study (CNR-ISE)

 

Con il patrocinio della Città di Verbania

   
   
Con il patrocinio dell'Assessorato Sistemi Verdi e Paesaggio della Regione Lombardi

Platinum Sponsors

IGBP International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme

Gold Sponsors

CNR-ISE - Institute of Ecosystem Study of the Italian CNR
CNR-IRSA - Water Research Institute of the Italian CNR
Città di Verbania    
DIVERSITAS
Fondazione Banca Popolare di Novara per il Territorio
IHDP - International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change

UNU-INWEH - United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health

Silver Sponsors

CNR Dipartimento Terra e Ambiente
Provincia Verbano Cusio Ossola
WHO Regional Office for Europe

Bronze Sponsors

Nuova Coop

GECHH 2011 Symposium's Friends

ALSI S.p.A.

Australian National University

Born Free Foundation

Canada Research Chairs Program
CNR Institute of Agro-environmental and Forestry Biology (CNR-IBAF)
CNR Dipartimento Terra e Ambiente (CNR-DTA)
Earth System Science Partnership

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale (EPFL) Cooperation Unit – Lausanne, Switzerland

FEDERLEGNOARREDO/Consorzio Servizi Legno-Sughero
Finnish Forest Research Institute (METLA)
Fiera di Monza e Brianza
Global Bioethics - International Institute of Humankind Studies (Italy)

Great Apes Survival Partnership (GRASP) - UNEP

Laval University
Oxford University
Smithsonian-Mason Global Conservation Studies Program based at SCBI
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute

The University of Western Ontario

United Nations Forum on Forests Secretariat
UNU International Institute for Global Health (UNU-IIGH)
Universita' di Padova - TESAF
University of Windsor Faculty of Law

WHO CEHAPE Youth Network

WHO Public Health and Environment Department
 

Institutions interested in sponsoring the GECHH 2011 Symposium should contact the GECHH Executive Officer, Dr Lucilla Spini (spinil@inweh.unu.edu).

Organizing Committee: Dr. Lucilla Spini (GECHH); Ms. Tiziana Tonsi (CNR-ISE), and Dr. Emanuela Manfredi (CNR-IRSA); Ms. Lisa Benedetti (UNU-INWEH); Ms. Gabrielle Glueheisen (UNU-INWEH)

Note-takers

Related publications

CNR-ISE Newsletter (in Italian)

CNR-ISE Newsletter (in Italian) - no 3 - with photos of the Symposium!

Related events

 

ALSI Conference Room, Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Parco di Monza, Monza (MB), Italy, Friday 27 May 2011 at 10:30am. Seminar “Towards global human health and wellbeing in a changing environment: climate, forests and water: the role of the United Nations University Institute for Water Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH) and the Global Environmental Change and Human Health (GECHH) Project” by Dr. Lucilla Spini, GECHH Executive Officer, UNU-INWEH - An event kindly sponsored by ALSI and Fiera di Monza e Brianza, and kindly organized by the Water Research Institute of the Italian National Research Council (CNR-IRSA)

 

 

 


The GECHH International Project Office is hosted and supported by the United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH). UNU

2011 GECHH Symposium in partnership with CNR-ISE & CNR-IRSA “Global Environmental Change and Human Health: Healthy Forests for Life", Verbania, Italy,19-21 September 2011

2010 GECHH Symposium in partnership with UNU-INWEH “Global Environmental Change and Human Health: Protecting Water Quality”, Hamilton, Canada, 31 October - 2 November 2010

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