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1st Call for communications: Terra 2016 – XIIth World Congress on Earthen Architectures

Thursday 30 Oct 2014
Saturday 10 Jan 2015
Terra Lyon 2016 (14/01/2015)

Terra 2016 is the twelfth in a series of international events organised since 1972, bringing together academics, professionals and experts, and a broad audience gathering around earthen architectures.

The congress is organised under the aegis of the ISCEAH Committee of ICOMOS international, in the framework of the UNESCO World Heritage Earthen Architecture Programme (WHEAP). The 2016 edition will focus mainly on issues dealing with sustainable development, particularly in urban areas.

This event will gather more than 800 participants from the fields of heritage conservation, archeology, architecture and urban planning, engineering, social sciences, as well as fields related to local sustainable development and crisis intervention.

  1. Heritage inventories and studies
  2. Heritage conservation and management
  3. Local culture and development
  4. Research, experimentation, innovation
  5. New dynamics
  6. Knowledge transfer and capacity building
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Thursday, 30 October 2014
Saturday, 10 January 2015

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