Holocene hunter-‐gatherer in southern Europe and the Mediterranean/Pontian basin

The aims of the commission are:

-Promote the research on the Mesolithic of southern Europe, northern Africa and western Asia

-Contribute to the understanding of the human adaptations t temperate areas during the Holocene

-Improve the knowledge of the transition to farming societies in western Asia, northern Africa and Europe

-Create a stable network of researchers working on late hunter-gatherer societies and the transition to the Neolithic in western Eurasia and northern Africa