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FRIDAY, 7th OCtOBER                                                          15.40 Sixth Presentation: Protection of Nature as an instrument for Peace.        FRIDAY, 14th OCtOBER
Rome – Foreign Press Centre                                                        The role of the Media.                                                      MORNING SESSION
Press Conference Presentation                                                      Dr. Agni Vlavianos-Arvanitis, President and Founder of the
                                                                                   Biopolitics International Organization.                                     09.30 ROUND tABLE: “From the conflicts for the exploitation to the
                                                                             16.20 Discussion with the speaker                                                 protection and the sharing of the natural resources as the foundation of
WEDNESDAY, 12th OCtOBER                                                      16.50 Seventh Presentation: Learning Peace: a University at the world’s service   Peace”.
                                                                                   Julia Marton-Lefèvre, Rector of University for Peace (Costa Rica)
Villa Mondragone                                                             17.20 Discussion with Speakers                                                    Moderator: Alessandro Farruggia, Journalist of Quotidiano Nazionale
                                                                             18.00 Conclusion of the day’s activities.
Morning Session                                                                                                                                                Participants: Prof. Michael Renner, Worldwatch Institute (Washington, D.C.
                                                                             21.00 Dinner
9.30 Welcome: Dr. Gian Paolo Marchetti, President of Greenaccord                                                                                                             Ing. Bruno Ratti, Presidente Geoknowledge Foundation (Italy)
              Dr. Enrico Gasbarra, President of the Province of Rome                                                                                                         Territory knowledge for a Sustainable Development
                                                                             thURSDAY, 13th OCtOBER                                                                          Ms Wang Yongchen, journalist of Central Radio of China,
Introduction: Dr. Lorenzo del Boca, President of the National Council of     Morning session                                                                                 founder of Green ONG of China
              the Journalists’ Order                                                                                                                                         Padre Sebastiano D’Ambra, (PIME) Harmony Village
                                                                             President: Puccio Corona, Rai Journalist                                                        (Philippines) My experience at the Harmony Village
President:     Dr. Paolo Bernardi, President of the Scientific Committee                                                                                                     Dr. Agni Vlavianos-Arvanitis, President and Founder of the
               of Greenaccord                                                09.00 Introductory lecture of the President of the Assembly.                                    Biopolitics International Organization (Greece)
                                                                             10.00 Videoconference connection from Nairobi with Nobel Peace Prize                            Prof. Julia Marton-Lefèvre, Rector of University for Peace
                                                                                    2004: Peace with Nature, Peace among men.                                                (Costa Rica)
10.00  First Presentation: Investments for Peace and Protection of Nature:          Prof. Wangari Maathai, President of the Green Belt Movement                              Ms Sindwine Magona, Writer (South Africa)
                        the role of the Bank Foundations                     12.15 Welcome: Dr Rosa Rinaldi, Vice President and Environment Deputy                           Mr héctor tizón, Argentinian writer, Judge of the Supremem
      Avv. Giuseppe Guzzetti, ACRI President (L’Associazione delle                 of the Province of Rome                                                                   Court of Jujuy
      Casse di                                                               13.30 Conclusion of the morning session and lunch                                 13.00         Conclusion of the morning session and lunch.
      Risparmio Italiane e delle Fondazioni di origine bancaria)
10.45 Second presentation: Water cooperation without boundaries                                                                                                Afternoon session
      Loïc Fauchon, President of the World Water Council                     Afternoon session
11.30 Third presentation: Hunger, Conflict and Environmental Stress -                                                                                          President:
      Breaking Vicious Circles.                                              President: Simonetta Lombardo, Responsable for the Environment Agency
      Dr. hartwig De haen, Assistant Director-General, Economic and          DIRE                                                                              15.00        Resumption of work of the Round Table.
      Social                                                                                                                                                   18.00        Conclusion of the session
      Department, FAO                                                        14.30 Meeting with:
      12.15 Fourth presentation: Peace and Environment in the European                                                                                         21.00        Dinner
      Council’s resolutions                                                        Ms Sindiwe Mangona, South African Writer
      Sen. Renzo Gubert - Vice Chairman of the Committee on the                    The Green Debate in Divided Societies: the South African Model
      Environment,                                                                 Ms Wang Yongchen, Giornalista della Radio centrale della Cina,              SAtURDAY, 15th OCtOBER
      Agricultureand Local and Regional Affairs.                                   fondatrice ONG Verde della Cina                                             Morning session
                                                                                   Rise of Awareness in Public Participation: Case Study of Nu River
13.00 Discussion with Speakers                                                     Dam Dispute                                                                 09.30         Presentation workshop method
13.30 Conclusion of the morning session and lunch.                                 Mr héctor tizón, Argentinian writer, Judge of the Supremem Court            10.00         Workshops
                                                                                   of Jujuy Human rights and Environment (Derechos humanos y medio             12.30         Assembly debate and presentation of the final document
Afternoon session                                                                  ambiente)                                                                   13.30         Colazione
                                                                                                                                                               14.30         The environmental situation in the 5 Continents
President: Andrea Masullo, Scientific Commette of Greenaccord                17.00 Discussion with the speakers                                                              Presentation of 5 journalists form the 5 Continents
                                                                             18.00 Conclusion of the day’s activities                                          16.30         Debate
14.30 Fifth presentation: Natural Disasters and Peacemaking.                 21.00 Dinner                                                                      17.30         Conclusion
      Prof. Michael Renner, Worldwatch Institute (Washington, D.C.)                                                                                            18.00         Departures
15.10 Discussion with the speaker.
                                                                              MONTE PORZIO CATONE
                                                                              The little city is located at the centre of a territory, offering histori-
                                                                              cal interest and comprehending the ruins of the ancient city of Tus-
                                                                              colo, part of the villas Tuscolane and the rich country that is full of
                                                                              many ruins of ancient villas. The old town rises on the ruins of a
                    Provincia                                       Regione   Roman time villa and of a little medieval settlement and it’s inserted
                     di Roma                                         Lazio    between two impressive architectural elements: the cathedral of the
                                                                              XVII century and the Palazzo Borghese. In the territory of Monte
                                                                              Porzio Catone, rise, other then, suggestive ruins of the City of Tus-
                                                                              colo, also wonderful historic mansions of the great roman families:

                                                                              Villa Mondragone, Villa Taverna (Villa Parisi), Barco Borghese,
                                                                              the seventeenth century Villa Lucidi. There is also the Observatory
                                                                              with the Didactic Museum “Astrolab”. To remember: the Museum
                                                                              of Wine, situated in the typical old town of Monte Porzio Catone
                                              Patronage:                      and the Camaldoli hermitage of the XVII century.                              INTERNATIONAL MEDIA FORUM
                                                                                                                                                           ON THE PROTECTION OF NATURE
                              Consiglio Nazionale Ordine dei Giornalisti
                               Federazione Nazionale Stampa Italiana          VILLA MONDRAGONE
                                             WWF Italia
                                                                              Villa Mondragone is one of the most beautiful villas tuscolane. Built
                                                                              in the beginning of 1573 by the Cardinal Mario Sittico Altemps,
                                                                              suggested by Pope Gregorius XIII, it rises on the impressive ruins
                                                                              of the roman villa of the Quintili, prestigious roman family that
                                                                              carne to the consulate in 151 A.C. Villa Mondragone, in the course
                                                                              of it’s stay, was the setting of important cultural events, like the sig-
                                                                              nature by Gregorius XIII of the bull Inter gravissima, in February
                                                                              24 1582, that introduced the Gregorian Calendar. Bought in 1613
                                                                                                                                                            “PROTECTION OF NATURE,
                                                                              by the Cardinal Scipione Borghese, nephew of Pope Paul V, the
                                                                              villa was enlarged and further embellished by the Flemish architect                WAY OF PEACE”
                                                                              Jan Van Santen (Giovanni Vasanzio) who provided it with a big
                                                                              quadrangular court, based on the pattern of the court d’honneur of
                                                                              the French residences. The whole monumental estate and the huge
                                                                              park that surrounds it, were bought in 1981 by the University of
                                                                              Rome Tor Vergata, that is proceeding with the restoration. Today,
                                          SPONSORS:                           prestigious national and international meetings promoted by the
                                                                              Centro Congressi di Villa Mondragone take place in the villa.
                                                                                                                                                            Under to the High Patronage of the President
                                                                                                                                                                       of the Italian Republic
                                                                                                                                                             Under the Auspices of the President of the
Grafica: Art&Art srl - Rome

                                                                                                                                                           Parliamentary Assembly of the European Council

                                                                                                      Cultural Association
                                                                                             00192 ROMA - Via degli Scipioni, 220
                                                                                        Tel. 06.45439679 – 45439784 Fax 06.45439831                                Monte Porzio Catone (Rome)
                                                                                                                                  12 – 15 October 2005

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