Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS)

Outcome of the 7th Scientific Advisory Group meeting

SAG members evaluated 7 proposed sites from 5 countries in this meeting and the result is as follows; 

Designated sites

1 site from Italy and 1 site from the Republic of Korea 


Republic of Korea

Proposals that are under evaluation


Islamic Republic of Iran

1.   Grape production and grape-based products

2.   Saffron Farming Heritage System Based on Qanat Irrigation

Kingdom of Morocco


1. The Agricultural System Ancient Olive Trees Territorio Senia


Details on the new proposed sites are going to be released during the coming week.