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Subject: Call for papers--conservation and urban sustainable development

Call for papers--conservation and urban sustainable development

From: Luiz A. C. Souza <conserv>
Date: Monday, March 2, 1998
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Call For Papers
The 2nd International Seminar and the 4th ITUC International Meeting
Conservation and Urban Sustainable Development: a Theoretical

The Seminar will focus on four main themes:

    1.  Theoretical Frameworks for Urban Sustainability

        *   Ethics and urban conservation
        *   Definitions and concepts of sustainable urban
        *   Links to environmental movement
        *   Urban diversity, continuity, and change

    2.  Experiences in Urban Conservation and Sustainability</p>

        *   Application of sustainability concepts to "urban
            conservation" plans
        *   Application of sustainable urban conservation principles
            to city and territory
        *   Innovative and experimental programmes linking urban
            conservation and sustainable practices

    3.  Evaluation and Assessment of Urban Conservation Initiatives

        *   Tools, instruments, and methodologies for evaluation and
            assessment: The use of environmental impact assessment,
            cost/benefit analysis, impact evaluation and other
            methods for urban conservation
        *   Quantification of values for use in evaluation systems
        *   Collection, management and communication of information
            for use in evaluation and assessment

    4.  Training and Education for Urban Conservation and
        Sustainable Development</p>

        *   Overall frameworks and strategies for training and
            education in conservation and sustainability
        *   Training and education in urban conservation and
            sustainability for planning and conservation
        *   Training and education in urban conservation and
            sustainability for politicians and decision-makers
        *   Education and awareness programmes for the public at

Abstracts and inquires should be sent to:

    Dr. Silvio M. Zancheti
    R. do Bom Jesus, 227, 4' andar
    50-741-539, Recife, Brazil
    +55 81 224 5060
    Fax: 55 81 2245662
    ceci [at] npd__ufpe__br


    Joseph King
    Via di San Michele, 13
    05130, Roma, Italy
    +39 6 558 531
    Fax: +39 6 5855 3349
    itu [at] iccrom__org

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