On Sunday 16th of December 2018, the second workshop of the LIFE Natura Themis project took place in the village Krya Vrysi of the Municipality of Agios Vasileios in Rethymnon.
The workshop entitled “Right and Liability for the Environment”, was co-organized by the University of Crete-Natural History Museum of Crete (UoC-NHMC), the Cultural Association of Krya Vrysi “35 Ethnomartyres” and the Municipality of Agios Vasileios. The workshop was held in the renovated old elementary school of Krya Vrysi between 11.00 am and 14.00 pm. Villagers and locals, as well as the Mayor of Agios Vasileios Giannis Tatarakis and the Regional Counselor Nikos Kakogiannakis participated.
The following presentations were given:
The project LIFE NATURA Themis: main actions and statistics. Elisavet Georgopoulou PhD, Biologist, UoC-NHMC.
Environmental protection during the times of the economic crisis. Dr. George Papakostantis, former lecturer of the technological Educational Institute of Crete and high rank officer of the Hellenic Police.
Administrative failures and gaps in the Legislation. Iosifina Saridaki, Lawyer, member of the Bar Association of Rethymnon.
Administrative management of NATURA 2000 protected areas in Crete. Vasilis Samaritakis, Forester, External collaborator, Decentralized Administration of Crete.
Biodiversity and ecosystem services in the NATURA 2000 Network areas in Crete. Elisavet Georgopoulou PhD, Biologist, UoC-NHMC.
The impact and consequences of the absence of a spatial planning of the rural land. Dr. Alekos Stefanakis, Veterinarian, President GEOTEE-Branch of Crete.
The main points of the workshop are summarized below:
The pdf files of the presentations are provided below (in Greek).
|Kria Vrisi Η προστασία του περιβάλοντος σε καιρό κρίσης.pdf
|ΧΩΡΙΚΟΣ ΣΧΕΔΙΑΣΜΟΣ ΚΑΙ ΓΕΩΡΓΙΚΗ ΓΗ Κρυα Βρύση 161218.pdf