International Focus: Nomination for designating olive culture as UNESCO intangible cultural heritage

Friday, November 8, 2019, at 4:00 pm at the Imperia Chamber of Commerce Amphitheater, the “Routes of the Olive Tree” participated with a presentation at the International Forum on the joint effort of 4 countries – members (Italy, Greece, Spain, Tunisia) to Recognize Olive Tree Civilisation as a UNESCO Humanity’s Cultural Heritage. The event was organized by Citta dell’Olio, active member of the ‘Routes’ of the Olive Tree’ network.

Featured speakers included the University of Genova, the International Olive Council, EU officials. and the Italian Ministry of Agriculture, as well as the Region of Liguria.