Medicinal and Aromatic Plants in South East Europe: Environmental and Socio-Economic challenges - The role of Biosphere Reserves

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 - 9:00am to Saturday, 1 June 2013 - 7:00pm
Where: 
Bulgaria, Plovdiv
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Mario Scalet at m.scalet@unesco.org
The members of the Southeast European Network on Phytochemistry and Chemistry of Natural Products for Green and Sustainable Growth (SEE-PhytoChemNet) will discuss on the high potential existing in SEE for better sustainable usage of the medicinal and aromatic plants (MAP’s) for economy growth and jobs creation. The role of Biosphere Reserves in the South East European region will be evaluated with local stakeholders and experts. Participation of NGOs, agencies and international institutions active in the region is also expected.