Building Peace through Heritage Symposium, Florence

Highlighting the power of heritage, both cultural and natural, tangible and intangible, as the diversity of cultural expressions is crucial for operating in respect of and in collaboration with the environment for the great movement of people at world wide level.

This Simposium will discuss the potentialities of dialogue for the sustainable development of all the cultures gathering transversal experiences from a multiplicity of fields to allow a wider understanding and a cross-fertilization among different sectors.

The event will be developed along three subthemes dealing with economic, socio-cultural, environmental aspects highlighting the importance of the promotion, protection and enhancement of local cultural expressions (craftmanship, artists, less known institutions, small businesses etc) – powerful resources for the sustainable development of places.

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