20 years after the establishment of landscape specialisation in Romania, ASOP has just completed its first annual conference, organised together with its territorial branches: Northwest, West and Bucharest-Ilfov in partnership with the University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine (USAMV) Cluj-Napoca , Horticulture and Horticulture Society Silviculture in Transylvania (SHST).
The theme of the event was “Education and profession in landscape” and attracted delegates from Romania, b
IFLA Advisory Circle Article: Design challenges in the Urban Green Infrastructure Network
The American University of Beirut (AUB) in Lebanon is proud to launch an International Student Design Competition to seek ideas for the rehabilitation of the Ada Dodge Garden inside the University Campus.
The campus itself is a certified Botanical Garden and is committed to the conservation of its living environment that makes up a large portion of AUB. Through this competition, we wish to reach out to landscape architects students from around the world to gain inspiring design proposals for the
IFLA Africa have developed a new newsletter – you can get the first edition here.
The Built Environment Channel will supply news, information and specialist content to architects, engineers, landscape architects and designers throughout Australia through an in-house network of digital screens, installed into licensed practices at no cost.
“AILA is very excited to be partnering with Built Env
IFLA has been receiving nominations of the 2018 World level elections and has now announced the candidates.
In accordance with IFLA’s Constitution, Sections 2 and 5, and the By-Laws and Rules of Procedure, the following candidates are eligible for the positions to which they have been nominated:
IFLA President: Damian Tang (SILA) and James Hayter (AILA)
IFLA Treasurer: Jeremy Dennis (DL) and Raquel Peñalosa (CSLA)
IFLA Standing Committee Chair on Communications and External Relations: Monica Pa
It was with sadness that we heard last week of the unexpected passing of our friend and professional colleague Olaniyi Kehinde from Nigeria at the age of 66.
He was the former President of SLAN (Society of Landscape Architects of Nigeria) and was instrumental in the creation of the association in 2003. He was a member of IFLA AFRICA Forum held in Dubai, UAE in 2008 under the chairmanship of Professor James Taylor with the mandate to strategize the development of landscape architecture
ISOCARP AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE (IAE) reward plans in design phase as well as projects in progress or already implemented. Moreover, we invite participants to send us research projects or ideas. The Awards for Excellence is open to a vast range of professionals and institutions operating in the domain of town and country planning:
- Architecture / town planning / engineering companies,
- Cities (public administrations / urban development agencies),
- Universities’ departments / research centres
AILA has launcged a Gender Equity Study Project in Collaboration with Parlour: women, equity, architecture and the Monash University XYX Lab.
Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) announced the launch of a Gender Equity Study to investigate the participation of women in landscape architecture and develop strategies to address gender inequity in the profession.
AILA said: There is currently a lack of critical research into workplace equity within the Australian landscape architectu
IFLA News Issue 62 is out – you can download here or read online here.
This year, ASLA will host the 2018 Diversity Summit June 22-24 at the ASLA Center for Landscape Architecture in Washington, D.C. The six new professionals from the Diversity Super Summit have been invited back, and ASLA is looking to invite six new participants to add valuable input to discussions and resource development. The goals of the 2018 Diversity Summit are to review benchmarks prioritized from the 2017 Diversity Super Summit an
Ottawa – 26 February 2018 – The CSLA College of Fellows will welcome eight new members during the CSLA-OALA Conference, to be held April 5th to 7th, 2018, in Toronto, in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the profession over an extended period of time. They are:
Bruce Hemstock, BCSLA, BSLA, CSLA, LEED, AP
in the category of Executed Works
Ron Koudys, BLA, M.Ed., OALA, CSLA, ASLA, RLA (Mich), CLD
in the categories of Professional University Instructions and Direct Service to the S
ITCILO (part of the UN system and training arm of the International Labour Organisation) is launching a call for applications for the Master in World Heritage and Cultural Projects for Development, which will take place from 15 October 2018 to 14 October 2019.
The Master is designed by the University of Turin, the Politecnico di Torino, and the International Training Centre of the ILO (ITC-ILO), in collaboration with the UNESCO Cultural sector and World Heritage Centre and ICCROM (International