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Diversity under Pressure - Biodiversity: A scientific and societal challenge


This symposium, organised by the Austrian Academy of Sciences, is based on an initiative of Professor Friedrich Barth, on the occasion of his 80th birthday.





The organisers of this symposium put together an exciting program with outstanding speakers. They will cover several topics, such as the origin of biodiversity, how biodiversity works, and finally the future of biodiversity. [more]


Großer Festsaal der Universität Wien

Universitätsring 1

1010 Wien

Tropical canopies are among the most prominent hotspots of biodiversity, (c) Friedrich Barth