As of November 9th, 2018, the nine regional, provincial and territorial associations that comprise the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA) have ratified the International Federation of Landscape Architects’ (IFLA) historic Global Accord on adaptation for a changing world. Initially ratified by the IFLA World Council (comprised of representatives from 76 national associations from the IFLA World Regions: Americas, Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia-Pacific) the Accord. establishes t
Malaysia Landscape Architecture Awards (MLAA) 11 – Calling for submissions
This year, Institute Landscape Architecture Malaysia (ILAM) celebrates 11 years of landscape architecture industry excellence by rewarding outstanding landscape architecture consultancy firms, developers, researchers, students, contractors, suppliers, government agencies, foundations, trusts, NGOs, media and individuals in Malaysia and abroad.
These awards honour the best in landscape architecture from various aspects of
The Landscape Institute has announced the winners of the annual Landscape Institute Awards 2018.
From 163 entries, the winners highlight an array of projects that focus on landscape design, community, sustainability and innovative thinking. The diversity of the projects showcases the efforts the profession makes to protect and develop the landscape.
Adam White, President of the Landscape Institute, said: ‘From a quarry in Shanghai to a 21st century back garden in Elephant and Castle, landscape p
IFLA Europe has successfully organised its first exhibition led by Urszula Forczek-Brataniec, our Secretary General. The Exhibition covered works from all over Europe and represents a database of the good landscape and architectural space that we wish to recommend. The exhibition contained 61 projects from 24 countries associated in IFLA Europe.
For more information about the project, please visit IFLA Europe:
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/IFLAEurope/
IFLA Advisory Circle Article
The IFLA Advisory Circle is integrated by a group that provides expert insight and thought leadership on national, regional and international developments which directly or indirectly concern landscape architecture. The Circle also monitors and co-ordinates the dissemination of key position statements and advice from our members, friends and partners to landscape architects around the world.
Street trees and salty water
Dr Jen Hill is a Research
The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) and the New Zealand Institute of Landscape Architects Tuia Pito Ora (NZILA) have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU
Both parties signed the MoU during the 2018 Festival of Landscape Architecture on the Gold Coast last month in order to work collaboratively and engage in an opportunity that will benefit and have the best possible outcome for both parties in their goals to service the profession of landscape architect
The 2018 conference organisers have produced a wonderful video documenting the charrette, you can see it below.
A total of 36 students from 15 different countries participated and the experience was rewarding for all. IFLA extends a warm congratulations to the winning teams.
THE CSLA have announced that projects in nine communities have received National Urban Design Awards.
The NUDAs are a partnership of the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects, the Canadian Institute of Planners and Architecture Canada. The program recognizes individuals, organizations, firms and projects that have improved quality of life and sustainability in Canadian cities.
Awards are given for achievement in areas such as excellence in urban development or redevelopment projects, architec
CSLA Calls for Submissions for the 2019 Awards of Excellence Program. The deadline for submissions is January 25th, 2019.
To participate in this year’s award, follow these three steps:
3. Pay for your submission fee either by cheque or by using the PayPal link here. Be sure to include a copy of the receipt with your awards submission.
Note: Electronic files should be submitted via Dropbox
Immediate Past President of IFLA, Kathryn Moore has been working on an ambitiousproposal for a National Park in the West Midlands Region of the UK. It was recently featured in the national press and on the BBC’s Inside Out programme.
The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) has today announced the appointment of Shaun Walsh as President through until the 2020 AGM following recent Director elections and confirmation of Office Bearer positions by the incoming Board.
The announcement was made in front of a packed Home of the Arts theatre as part of the 2018 International Festival of Landscape Architecture on the Gold Coast.
Mr Walsh expressed his gratitude to the membership for re-electing him as a Director and t
The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) has announced the winners of the 2018 National Landscape Architecture Awards.
The awards recognised 38 winners over 14 categories, celebrating leading projects of all sizes across Australia’s regional and metropolitan areas.
The annual awards program acknowledges how landscape architects are helping to shape cities and towns to tackle the major issues facing people from all walks of life, including an ageing population, climbing obesity an
Global Warming of 1.5 °C by the Integovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the International Federation of Landscape Architect’s (IFLA) Working Group on Climate Change has issued the following statement:
The IPCC Special Report warns that unless significant reductions in emissions are attained before 2030, increases in the mean global temperature will surpass 1.5°C. As we are already experiencing the consequences on natural and human systems as a result of a 1°C temperature increase rapid
The publication accompanying the 2nd Bienal Latina-Americana de Arquitectura de Paisaje is launched, you can download it here.
The IFLA 2019 World Congress website is now launched – you can find it at https://www.ifla2019.com/
The first academic education program in landscape architecture in Europe began at the then Agricultural University of Norway in 1919, today the Norwegian University of Life Sciences in Ås, Norway. One hundred years onwards, the relatively new discipline of landscape architecture has an opportunity to embrace lessons from the past to project, imagine and envision better futures.
This will be the first ECLAS conference with an explicit focus on landscape education in general and l