After the session organized by NIA-ERA in 2006 in the UISPP congress in Lisbon, where the “Idea of Enclosure” was debated, after the international congress held at Gulbenkian (Lisbon) in 2012, organized again by NIA-ERA and dedicated to discuss the relations between enclosures and funerary practices, Portuguese ditched and wall enclosures are again in a international stage: they will be presented and debated tomorrow in the UISPP congress, held in Burgos, Spain.
The following sessions are to be highlighted:
A25d - Monumentality and territory: relationship between enclosures and necropolis in the European Neolithic.
B44 - Within ditches and walls. Settlements, fortifications, enclosures, monuments, villages
and farms in the third Millennium BCE.