VARDA’s latest book
Consuelo felt in love with the VEGA archipelago in Norway and decided to spend several months there for a field research.
VEGAscapes is a fascinating journey through the archipelago different scapes (landscapes, seascapes…) but most of all the soul of these places, in very good company!
VEGAscapes is a collection of pictures and impressions from the archipelago’s diverse landscapes as experienced by the people who inhabit and love it.”
“The Wild Forests of Norrbotten - the northernmost wilderness bound of Europe”
With a postface by Lester R. Brown – Founder and President of The Earth Policy Institute
Published in 2011, declared by the UN the International Year of Forests.
In the International Year of Forests 2011 this book is a celebration of the old-growth forests of the North of Sweden, Norrbotten county
With the aim to raise a feeling of belonging, an awareness of their protection and a sustainable forestry
(further info http://vardahb.com/ideas/2011-2/)
“The Wild Forests of Norrbotten” is an edition out of commerce
VARDA publisher is actively working to distribute freely the book to libraries, institutes, universities, no profit organizations etc. Whoever is interested to get a free copy of the book may send a request giving a short explanation and the reason of the request to email@example.com
VARDA is also engaged in organizing presentation events in Sweden and abroad to spread the message of the book
- Italian Event of “The Wild Forests of Norrbotten” in Perugia
9th June 2012
during Festarch - the international festival of architecture, in the ancient city of Perugia, in the majestic Sala dei Notari, in collaboration with Fondazione Gugliemo Giordano.
- Scottish Event of “The Wild Forests of Norrbotten” at the Royal Botanic Garden of Edinburgh
28th March 2012
The Royal Botanic Garden is a world-renowned scientific centre for the study of plants, their diversity and conservation.
- LAUNCH of the Book
Naturum Nationalparks house -Tyresta (Stockholm)
5th December 2011
The event was included in the UN calendar of events related to the International Year of Forests (
), in collaboration with WWF Sweden.
Long life to the Forests!
Read more about “The Wild Forests of Norrbotten” book in the article in english by the swedish journalist Sara Jeswani, published on sweden.se, the official gateway to Sweden: