Landscape: longing and livelihoods
A high-profile panel discussion will investigate the tensions between exploitation and preservation of Australian landscapes and the economic, spiritual and cultural value of both the landscape and its biodiversity. Introduced by Neil MacGregor and opening remarks by His Excellency John Dauth, Australian High Commissioner.
Chaired by Quentin Cooper, speakers include Tom Albanese, CEO of Rio Tinto, Professor Stephen Hopper, Director, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and Aboriginal scholar Lyndon Ormond-Parker.
This event took place on 6 September 2011.
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