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During a Europarc Consulting training course about the elaboration of PA management plans held in Poiana Brasov, Romania, on 22-24 May, the necessity of a holistic approach for natural, cultural and spiritual heritages was presented by Sebastian Catanoiu to representatives of the Carpathian Protected Areas...

On the 13th February 2008 the Board of the Natural Park of Serra de Montsant, Catalonia, Spain, decided to unanimously approve the recommendations of the case-study prepared by Jordi Falgarona, Jaume Estarellas and Josep-Maria Mallarach. The approved recommendations include an expansion of the protected area,...

The Proceedings of the first workshop of the Delos Initiative are now released. The workshop was organised on 23-26 November 2006 in Montserrat Monastery, in Catalonia, Spain and was attended by participants from around the globe. During the workshop 10 case-studies were presented, describing the...

The second workshop of the Delos Initiative was held on 24-28 October, in Ouranoupolis, a town next to the Holy Mountain of Athos, in Halkidiki, Greece. Thus the Delos Initiative, in the framework of the Task Force on Cultural and Spiritual Values of Protected Areas...

The Cambridge Centre for Landscape and People organised in 24-26 September in Cambridge, England, the 3S Conference on Sacred Species and Sites.  The aims of the Conference were: to report and discuss on recent research findings related to spiritual values of species and sites to improve...

During the last months the work at the Poblet case study (Catalonia, Spain) has been progressing smoothly, not only regarding the diagnose and recommendations, but for the implementation of some agreed actions.  Successive meetings with the Board authorities, the managers of the Protected Area, and...