Taking part in National Soil Day on 4 July

National Soil Day took place during the previously announced technical scientific conference, with many Italian representatives working in the field of soil, territory and landscape. The ISPRA report provided the latest data on soil consumption (which can be downloaded here

The round table was not in the form of a debate between participants, but a series of individual presentations, without any time slots for each of the speeches, nor interaction among participants.

The SIP Forum highlighted the need to increase participation and awareness raising in order to obtain a critical mass to endure in soil, territory and landscape protection.

In the meeting, representatives and institutions engaged in dialogue, exchanged ideas, data and good intentions, but the general thinking was ‘out of this meeting room we have only enemies’.

The recording of the conference is available here