International Conference on the 250th Anniversary of Alexander von Humboldt: “To Grasp the Whole World”

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NOVA Law School, NOVA University of Lisbon
Campus de Campolide 18, 1099-032 Lisbon, Portugal


In order to celebrate the 250th Anniversary of Alexander von Humboldt, this conference will bring together scientists of different research fields (human, social and natural sciences) sharing a common interest in all issues that have also interested Alexander von Humboldt and looking, as he did, for their interconnection. This means a wide range of topics, including:

- The Cosmos and Cosmology

- The Earth: Landscape, Environment, Sustainability

- Life and Diversity

- Culture and Diversity

- Human Being, Humanity and Cosmopolitanism

- Justice, Democracy and Citizenship

- Oppression, exploitation and global relations

- Nature, poetry and feelings
Period4 Dec 20196 Dec 2019
Event typeConference
LocationLisboa, Portugal
Degree of RecognitionInternational