Background

Italian Presidency of the Alpine Convention

The upcoming Presidency of the Alpine Convention will be held by Italy (2013 - 2014) and lead by the Italian Ministry of Environment.

“It is thus the intention of this Presidency to be fully committed to its leading role and to make a strong contribution to the combined effort to achieve the objectives envisaged in the Alpine Convention and its protocols, which are essential for the sustainable development of the Alpine region.” Said Corrado Clini, Italian Minister of Environment, Land and Sea.

The 52nd Permanent Committee Meeting is scheduled for 7-8 March 2013 in Bolzano/Bozen, Italy - read more.