European Wilderness Days Programme

Wed, 30 September

Registration and Plenary Sessions
  • 09:00 – 11:00 Registration of the delegates
  • 11:40 Keynote Speech Roberto Federigno
  • 12:00 Official Opening
  • 12:15 European Wilderness Quality Audit System Principles, Criteria and Indicators
  • 13:00 Natura 2000 and wilderness stewardship
  • 14:15 Coffeebreak and snack
  • 14:45 EWQA Award Ceremony with presentations from Kalkalpen Wilderness and Zacharovanij kraj wilderness
  • 15:45 Wild Rivers and Wetlands
  • 17:00 Wildlife Management
  • 18:10 Introduction NP Gesäuse
  • 18:25 Excursions and Logistics
  • 19:15 Galadinner sponsored by Nationalpark Gesäuse
  • 21:00– 24:00 Meet-and-Greet around the open fire place in the old medieval kitchen.

Fri, 2 October

Plenary Sessions
  • 8:00 Breakfast
  • 9:00  Primary or secondary wilderness in Europe: Results of four Wilderness Evaluations
  • 9:45 EWQA Award Ceremony Hohe Tauern Wilderness
  • 10:00 Wilderness Track 1 – Youth and Wilderness
  • 10:00 Wilderness Training Track 2 – Capacity Buidling
  • 12:30 Lunch Break
  • 13:30 Wilderness Track 1 – Sustainable Tourism and Wilderness
  • 13:30 Wilderness Track 2 –  Wilderness and wildlife restoration
  • 16:00 Coffee break
  • 16:30 Natura 2000 Fitness Check by Alberto Arroyo, WWF Policy Office
  • 17:00 Closing remarks and proposal for the European Wilderness Days 5.-7.10.2016
  • 18:30 Dinner

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