STARLIGHT: A COMMON HERITAGE

PROCEEDINGS

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Culture
Environment
The Right to SL
Intelligent lighting
Astronomical Sites
Declaration
Bases - Action Plan
Committees

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Group photo of speakers and delegates of the Starlight 2007 Conference.

 

 

 

 

 

 

i. prologues and statements

CRISTINA NARBONA RUÍZ
Spanish Minister of the Environment 

MECHTILD ROTHE
Vice-President of the European Parliament


FRANCISCO SÁNCHEZ MARTÍNEZ
Director of IAC - Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias


ANTONIO SAN BLAS ÁLVAREZ
Director, La Palma Biosphere Reserve

LUIS IGNACIO RAMALLO
President, Spanish National Commission for UNESCO


NATARAJAN ISHWARAN
Director of the Division of Ecological and Earth Sciences, UNESCO.
Secretary of the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme


EDUARDO FAYOS SOLÁ
Chief, Education and Knowledge Management,
UN-WTO (World Tourism Organization)


WOLF MICHAEL IWAND
TUI AG


AHMED DJOGHLAF
Executive Secretary - Secretariat of the  Convention on Biological Diversity (SCBD)


FRANCESCO BANDARIN
Director of the World Heritage Centre, UNESCO

PETER BRIDGEWATER
Secretary General – Convention on Wetlands (Ramsar, Iran, 1971)


ROBERT HEPWORTH
Executive Secretary - Secretariat of the Convention on the
Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS-UNEP)


MAGUELONNE DÉJEANT-PONS
Head - Cultural Heritage, Landscape and
Spatial Planning Division. Council of Europe


MALCOLM SMITH
President, Division XII, International Astronomical Union (IAU)


ALEXANDER BOKSENBERG
President, United Kingdom National Commission for UNESCO
Professor of Experimental Astronomy, University of Cambridge

ARTHOUROS ZERVOS
President, European Renewable Energy Council (EREC)

DAVID L. CRAWFORD
Executive Director. International Dark Sky Association (IDA)


iI. PREFACE and INTRODUCTION

Preface
TERRESTRIAL OUTREACH. LIVING THE STARDOME ON EARTH
JAFAR JAFARI. President of the Starlight Scientific Committee


Introduction
JUAN ANTONIO MENÉNDEZ-PIDAL
Unión Latina. Secretary General of the Starlight Conference

Presentation
AN INITIATIVE TO RECOVER THE RIGHT TO STARLIGHT
CIPRIANO MARÍN. Coordinator of the Starlight Initiative


Chapter III
THE IMPORTANCE OF STARLIGHT IN HUMAN CULTURE

Chapter IV
NIGHTSCAPES, BIODIVERSITY AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

Chapter V
THE RIGHT TO STARLIGHT

Chapter VI
INTELLIGENT LIGHTING AND LIGHT POLLUTION

Chapter VII
PRESERVATION OF ASTRONOMICAL SITES

Chapter VIII
STARLIGHT DECLARATION

Chapter IX
BASES OF THE STARLIGHT INITIATIVE AND ACTION PLAN

Annex
STARLIGHT INITIATIVE COMMITTEES

 

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