IFLA News – Issue 34

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IFLA News – Issue 33

2013-04-02 15.41.54IFLA News Issue 33 is out – with an update on the activities of the PPP Committee Working Groups. You can download it as a PDF here, or read it online here.

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IFLA World Congress 2017 – update #1

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IFLA issued its first newsletter with details of the 2017 Word Congress.

The 2017 Congress, hosted by the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects – Association des architects paysagistes du Canada (CSLAAAPQ), will be held at the World Design Summit in Montréal, Québec, October 16 – 19,2017.

For more information see our bulletin as a PDF here or read it online here.

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Update on the IFLA PPP Working Groups

Screen Shot 2017-05-03 at 19.32.35An update from the Professional Practice and Policy Committee Chair, Marina Cervera Alonso de Medina 

“The countdown for IFLA World Congress in Montréal is on. This annual gathering of our profession will be an exceptional occasion to meet and network with other professionals, NGO and entities dealing with design all around the world, as our Council will be actually integrated to the World Design Summit – Montréal – October 16-25, 2017.

This time framework, has been set as a challenge to our wor

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IFLA News Issue 32

image1 IFLA News Issue 32 is our with news of the IFLA Asia-Pac LA Awards Jury. You can download it here or view it as a PDF here.

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IFLA Europe Young Landscape Architects Competition: “(Un)limited landscapes”

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Landezine video lectures online

Screen Shot 2017-04-26 at 10.24.25A selection of landscape architecture related videos by Landezine and from around the web are available online – Lectures, Interviews, project presentations and more. Take a look at them here.

 

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Call for Papers and Call for Ideas for the 2017 IFLA APR Congress Announced

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IFLA News – Issue 31

2011_10_Kadriorg_0012IFLA News is out – with details of our FBP committee from our treasurer James Hayer. You can download it as a PDF here or view it online here.

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Jury announced for IFLA Asia-Pac LA Awards 2017

image1IFLA Asia Pacific region has announced the jury line up for IFLA Asia-Pac LA Awards 2017. They say ‘This year we are privileged to receive tremendous support from more than 10 presidents of IFLA national associations and 4 IFLA Regional Presidents from Africa, Americas, Europe and Middle East with Asia Pacific region President as host juror. In addition, this year we are honoured to have two special guest jury on the panel. They are Mr William Lau, Ambassador for South East Asia of International

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IFLA President keynote speaker of green infrastructure conference

center-1Kathryn Moore, IFLA president was the Keynote Speaker of the recent Conference “Green Infrastructure: Nature Based Solutions for Sustainable and Resilient Cities” held in Orvieto between the 4th and 7th of April 2017.

A strategic conference for the NBS priority area in the European Commission H2020 fram

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WLA winners announced

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World Landscape Architecture opened the call for entries in late 2016 for the inaugural WLA Awards with entries being received from all over the world in early 2017. The standard of entries was of such a high quality that the judging had to be extended for shortlisting the final entries.

Today World Landscape Architecture announced that the jury of the WLA Awards have come to a decision.

There were four categories: Built Design Award, Conceptual design award, Research and communicatio

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Kathryn Moore participates in Harvard design workshop ‘Design Anthropology: Landscapes and Cities’

IMG_1044IFLA President Kathryn Moore was invited to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies at Harvard University to participate in a “Design Anthropology: Landscapes and Cities” workshop.

The two-day workshop was limited to invited participants from

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IFLA President honoured at SHARE Bucharest International Architecture and Engineering Forum

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IFLA President releases Mid Term Report

JS40394047IFLA President Kathryn Moore has released a mid term report which outlines progress this year.

On its release she sent this message to IFLA members and partners:

I hope you are enjoying IFLA news and are enjoying contributing to the working groups and committees of our great organisation. Please remember to tell your friends and colleagues about the Friends of IFLA scheme – we want to connect world wide with the many people and professionals from a wide range of disciplines, institutions and org

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Call for papers kult-ur (interdisciplinary journal on city culture): “The right to the city in a global world”

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Expressions of interest sought from Landscape Professionals to contribute to The 3rd City discourse

AILA_3rdCity_eNews_header (002)The 3rd City are seeking expressions of interest from Landscape Professionals to contribute to The 3rd City discourse.

The 3rd City discourse will focus on the future city, and as an idea to be postulated and explored, taking us beyond our post-industrial cities to ask what is necessary and what is possible for future cities, their people, their ecologies, their territories and spaces. The discussion will be guided over two days by a range of keynote speakers and panels who will explore the them

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CTLAS shares its recent initiatives

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CTLAS (Chinese Landscape Architects Society in Taiwan) has issued an update on it recent activities.

Their Annual Meeting took place on January 15th, 2017. The event began with the annual report regarding the current research projects, plans for 2017, and vision for the landscape region in Taiwan. We introduced the IFLA and IFLA Asia Pacific Region, and encouraged our

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And the winners are…

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IFLA News – Sign up to receive weekly updates from the IFLA team and members

Screen Shot 2017-04-13 at 10.08.00IFLA News is written by one of our ExCo each week. It contains an update on our work and the activities of our members.

To sign up to receive it simply email us admin@iflaonline.org with ‘Newsletter’ in the title.  Your weekly edition of IFLA news will then pop into your inbox.

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IFLA News Issue 30

000003IFLA News Issue 30 is out, with news of the 5th IFLA Africa Symposium. You can download it here or view it online here.

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Museum of Chinese Garden and Landscape Architecture

P-001The Museum of Chinese Gardens and Landscape Architecture (MCGALA), located at the foot of Yingshan Mountain in Fengtai District of Beijing, is the first national museum of its kind in China.

The construction was started in 2010, and the museum was opened in May, 2013. Covering an area of 65,000㎡ and a floor space of 49,950㎡, the museum consists of the main building, indoor gardens and outdoor exhibition areas. The main building offers 28,200㎡ for exhibition. As a permanent public cultural venue,

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Call for papers: Architectural and Environmental Design (AED) Conference

early-career-website-01-4The AED Conference has announced a call for papers.  AED is an international conference that focuses on Sustainability and how it is approached by Architectural and Environmental Designs. AED engages with real life problems that affect the buildings on all scales, cities, and environment where it also discusses the built environment, and the factors that assist in shaping the built environment and how it affects our lives and our activities. IEREK for International Experts for Research Enrichmen

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Landscape Reading Field Trip Offer – Brazil

OscarLandscape Architect Oscar Bressane is offering Landscape Reading Field Trip to people interested in learning about the Brazilian environment.

Since 1978 Oscar took part in Roberto Burle Marx’s expedition group on research for ornamental plant

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ISOCARP Awards Programme 2017

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ISOCARP have announced the launch of the ISOCARP Awards Programme 2017

ISOCARP bestows the following three awards:

1. Awards for Excellence: The ISOCARP Awards for Excellence are conferred in recognition of exceptionally innovative urban and regional initiatives. For Call click here.

2. Gerd Albers Award: given for best publication in the last year (this award is only for ISOCARP members). For Call click here.

3. Student Award: addressed to a student or student-group with outstanding results in

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