Proudly labeled Flocon Vert, Combloux is a destination committed to sustainable development. Its natural setting is a major asset for the region. However, climate change threatens this alpine paradise. Since observing is no longer enough, the commune gave birth to the Perspectives de Combloux.

Come and discover this unique event bringing together experts and local actors, united in an exciting approach toexchanges andconcrete actions.

The Perspectives de Combloux: an initiative to protect the mountain

Combloux, an alpine paradise threatened by climate change

Combloux, described in its time by Victor Hugo as “Pearl of the Alps in its setting of glaciers…”, is well aware of the quality of its natural jewel, but also witnesses on a daily basis its degradation, essentially linked to climate change and activity. human.

This village, where it is good to live and work all year round, questions itself in the face of economic, environmental and climatic issues that no one can ignore anymore. Combloran(e)s and our visitors want to act responsibly and sustainably to preserve their living environment, but how? Firstly by listening and exchanging with competent and committed personalities during meetings, friendly workshops and conferences around mountain perspectives.

Combloux Perspectives: the 2024 theme

Sustainable water management is at the crossroads of environmental, social and economic issues. The climate crisis requires us to fundamentally revise our approach to water policy and provide a strong and appropriate public response to the degradation of the resource. The objective is not to treat the water problem exhaustively, but to cover a few key aspects which speak to the general public and those responsible at both local and national level and which require adaptations, even modifications of our practice…

Mont-Blanc, a water tower on borrowed time? 1st edition of Perspectives de Combloux

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Mont-Blanc, a water tower on borrowed time?

The theme of the first edition of Perspectives, “Mont-Blanc, a water tower on borrowed time? », focused on water, took place on January 13 and 14, 2024.

Hydrologists, glaciologists, guides and local stakeholders, directly concerned by this crucial issue, actively participated in this event.

Replay of conferences and round tables

Replay videos of the 14 conferences and round tables will be published gradually. Below is the introduction and keynote. Good viewing !


Opening conference

Glaciers: whistleblowers to protect

Water and pastoralism: 2 inseparable elements

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