Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS)

Designation of the first Brazilian GIAHS site in the Southern Espinhaço Range, Minas Gerais

10 March 2020

As a result of the attentive screening and field survey conducted by the experts of the Scientific Advisory Group (SAG), « Traditional Agricultural System In The Southern Espinhaço Range, Minas Gerais » was designated as the first GIAHS site in Brazil:

For more information regarding the Traditional Agricultural System of the Sempre-vivas flowers gatherers, please check the site's main features by clicking here

For more information, please see the FAO official press release by clicking here