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II International Symposium
Nature-Culture Linkages in Heritage Conservation
Asia and the Pacific
Sacred Landscapes

UNESCO Chair on nature-culture linkages in heritage conservation

●Organizer:  Office of the Certification Programme on Nature Conservation, 
World Heritage Studies, University of Tsukuba

●Date: September 26, 2017 10:00-17:00

●Venue: Tsukuba International Congress Center Epochal Hall 300
              2-20-3 Takezono, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-0032 Japan


●Fee: Free

●Program: 
9:30-10:00   
Open registration desk and doors

10:00-10:05
Opening address by Professor Kyosuke Nagata, 
President of the University of Tsukuba, Japan 

10:05-10:10
Opening address by Dr. Mechtild Rössler, 
Director of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre and the Division of Heritage

10:10-10:15
Opening address by Professor Masahito Yoshida, 
UNESCO Chair on Nature-Culture Linkages in Heritage Conservation, 
University of Tsukuba

10:15-10:40
Sacred Natural Sites as manifestations of nature-culture linkages and their potential for multi-international designation by Dr. Thomas Schaaf, 
Director Terra-Sana Environmental Consulting

10:40-11:05 
World Heritage Leadership Programme by Mr. Tim Badman, 
Director IUCN World Heritage Programme

11:05-11:25
Coffee Break

11:25-11:50
Sacred Landscapes in Japan: Special Reference to Mountain Worship by Professor Masataka Suzuki, 
Keio University

11:50-12:15
The Asian philosophy of Protected Areas in the Context of Nature-Culture Linkages by Professor Amran Hamzah, 
University of Technology, Malaysia

12:15-12:45
PANEL DISCUSSION with
Thomas Schaaf, Terra-Sana Environmental Consulting 
Tim Badman, IUCN 
Amran Hamzah, University of Technology, Malaysia 
Masataka Suzuki, Keio University

Chair: Masahito Yoshida, University of Tsukuba

12:45-13:45
Lunch break

13:45-14:10
Presentation of Key Issues for the Conservation of Sacred Landscapes in Asia and the Pacific by the participants of the CBWNCL 2017

14:10-16:00
ROUNTABLE DISCUSSION with
Tim Badman, IUCN World Heritage Programme 
Edwin Bernbaum, The Mountain Institute 
Christina Cameron, University of Montréal 
Carolina Castellanos, ICOMOS 
Amran Hamzah, University of Technology, Malaysia 
Mechtild Rössler, UNESCO World Heritage Centre 
Thomas Schaaf, Terra-Sana Environmental Consulting 
Masataka Suzuki, Keio University 
Michael Turner, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design 
Gamini Wijesuriya, ICCROM

Chair: Professor Nobuko Inaba, University of Tsukuba

16:00-16:20
Coffee Break

16:20-17:00 

Conclusions and Closing Remarks
Professor Masahito Yoshida, 
Professor Nobuko Inaba, 
Dr. Maya Ishizawa

●Language: English / Japanese (simultaneous interpretation)

                       Please select 'session 8-6'.
                   
●Inquiry: 
Office of the Certification Programme on Nature Conservation, 
World Heritage Studies, University of Tsukuba
Tel: 029-853-6344  Fax: 029-853-7099
Mail: nature@heritage.tsukuba.ac.jp