WDSO meeting gathers 17 major international organisations in Paris


On 16-17 June, the World Design Summit Organization (“WDSO”) hosted the second of two Pre-Summit Meetings in Paris, France.  These meetings offer a collaborative, global partnership platform for international organizations to meet around their common cause: creating a better world for all by harnessing the power of design.

IFLA President Kathryn Moore was a participants in the World Design Summit (WDS) Meeting along with other international organizations representing design and design-related

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LI conference demonstrates the power of the profession

li-conference-delegates-696x475The LI have described events at their recent conference as demonstrating the ‘power of the profession’

They say ‘Speakers at this year’s Landscape Institute conference demonstrated the ability of professionals to make a positive difference, in projects as diverse as a flood relief strategy for the North East, a series of massive interventions in China and ways of thinking about parks to ensure that they provide as much benefit as possible to refugees’

The conference, titled Landscape as Infrastr

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Major new landscape and infrastructure study at Birmingham City University

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AAEAAQAAAAAAAA15AAAAJGI2NmRjODYwLTM3MjUtNGM5OS05MzRiLWZkYzJiZWI1NDAyYwBirmingham City University is launching a major new study looking at an integrated and cohesive approach to landscape and infrastructure. They are looking for a Research Fellow to contribute to the study: Focusing on the problems of long term social, economic and environmental costs/damage that have sometimes resulted from traditional development practices, this research aims to place quality of life and sustainability-oriented transformation of the region at the top of the political agenda.


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Latest World Council Information

World Council Information June 2017 copyYou can get the most recent update on the 2017 World Council here.

World Council Declaration and Proxy Form

To register for the IFLA World Council, please complete the following document:

World Council Declaration and Proxy Form

This form must be signed by the President of your member association and submitted to admin@iflaonline.org or in person before the opening session of the World Council, no later than 08:00am on Sunday 15 October 2017.

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IFLA News – Issue 39

CSEP_photo Chile copyIFLA News Issue 39 is out – with news of IFLA Americas celebration of international landscape Architecture month.  You can read it online here or get it as a PDF here.

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IFLA News – Issue 38

mela copyIFLA News issue 38 is our with news of the IFLA Middle East conference. You can download it as a PDF here or read it online here.

IFLA World Congress Update – Issue 3

activate your design power Our latest World Congress update is out – get it as a pdf here or read online here.

IFLA News Issue 37

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Second call for proposals closes 4 June 2017

change world through design

Our second call for proposals ends next Sunday, June 4thAlready over 500+ innovative ideas submitted!

If you are working on a paper, a concept or a project which demonstrates the tremendous transformative power of design to create viable solutions for the global social, economic, cultural and environmental challenges, you should submit it!

Join speakers from 25 countries

Hundreds of speakers from Chile, China, France, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa,

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RI-VISTA – Call open for thematic papers – Costal Lanscapes

Ri-Vista_NEW CALL for papers_02-2017 copyRi-Vista, Research for Landscape Planning – new call for papers

Ri-Vista is an open access semiannual journal in electronic format. It operates through international call for papers and double blind peer review. Founded in 2003, since 2014 Ri-Vista is part of the scientific journals of the Department of Architecture of the University of Florence and in 2015 a second series was launched. The journal deals with Landscape Architecture in a traditional disciplinary openness to the contributions of s

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IFLA News – Issue 36

1208 PT ZBW100_0006IFLA News – Issue 36 is our with news of the Professional Requirements and Education Possibilities (PREP) survey. You can read it online here or download as a PDF here.

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IFLA News – Issue 35

Friends of IFLAIFLA News Issue 35 is out with news on the Friends of IFLA scheme. You can download it as a PDF here and read online here.

CSLA Climate Change Position Paper

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CSLA Adopts a Revised Climate Change Position Paper. You can find out more here.

CSLA Announces the Recipients of the 2017 Awards of Excellence

4_96pppThe CSLA has announced the Recipients of the 2017 Awards of Excellence: The Rimouski Breakwater Development is awarded the Jury’s Award of Excellence. More details can be found here.

IFLA 2017 World Congress Information – Issue 2

WDS speaker banner copyThe second issue of the World Congress bulletin is out providing IFLA members with information they need in the run up to the 2017 World Congress. You can download it as a PDF here or read it online here.

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Open call for the nominations for the position of Chair of the Landscape Architects Without Borders (LAWB) Working Group

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IFLA News – Issue 34

0d9f591e-33d1-4ee0-a886-8f46851bf61eIFLA Issue – Issue 34 is out, with news about the IFLA Europe General Assembly.  You can download it as a PDF here or read it online here.

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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

IFLA splash pageTALA has announced the ‘Call for Pap

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