Events overview

Title (Name of event - max 250 characters)Protecting The Sacred: Recognition of Sacred Sites of Indigenous Peoples for Sustaining Nature and Culture in Northern and Arctic Regions
Start dateWednesday 11 Sep 2013
End dateFriday 13 Sep 2013
Location - (max 50 characters)Rovaniemi and Pyhä, Finland

The conference brings together scientists, sacred natural sites custodians, Indigenous Peoples’ Organizations, policy makers, conservation and civil society leaders, to evaluate options for international and national law, policy and practice in order to better recognize, safeguard, conserve and manage Sacred Natural Sites (SNS) of Indigenous Peoples in Northern and Arctic regions.

Further information can be found on the event's website.