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International Center for Alpine Environments
FR-20250 Riventosa (Corse)
Phone: +33 (0) 4 95 47 08 82 ; +33 (0) 4 20 05 18 82
FAX: +33 (0) 4 95 47 08 85
General information and objectivesICALPE is an international and non-governmental organisation, scientific in character, to promote a holistic and scientific approach for a better integration of conservation and development in the mountains of Europe. Leading a network of individuals and institutions who contribute to the knowledge of mountain environments it also maintains contacts with the European States and international bodies (IUCN, Unesco, FAO, Council of Europe, European Union, European Science Foundation, etc.). Major objectives are to build and co-ordinate research programmes, facilitate exchange of experience and disseminate knowledge towards the public and decision-makers.