Reference texts of the Council of Europe about landscape

Committee of Ministers

Parliamentary Assembly

Congress of local and regional authorities

INGO Conferences

Committee of Ministers

Recommendation CM/Rec(2014)8 of the Committee of Ministers to member States on promoting landscape awareness through education
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 17 September 2014

Recommendation CM/Rec(2013)4 on the European Landscape Convention Information System of the Council of Europe and its glossary
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 11 December 2013

Recommendation No R (2008) 3 on the guidelines for the implementation of the European Landscape Convention
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 6 February 2008

Recommendation N R (2004)3 on conservation of the geological heritage and areas of special geological interest
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on the 5th May 2004.

Recommendation No R (2003) 1 of the Committee of Ministers to member states on the promotion of tourism to foster the cultural heritage as a factor for sustainable development
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 15 January 2003

Recommendation No R (2002) 1 on the guiding principles for sustainable spatial development of the European Continent
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 30 January 2002

Recommendation N R (2001)14 on the European Charter on Water Resources
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on the 17th October 2001.

Recommendation N R (99)16 on the development of environmental management training for those involved in the tourism sector, including future professionals
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on the 9th September 1999.

Recommendation No R (95) 9 on the integrated conservation of cultural landscape areas as part of landscape policies
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 11 September 1995

Recommendation No R (94) 6 for a sustainable development and use of the countryside, with a particular focus on the safeguarding of wildlife and landscapes
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 5 September 1994

Recommendation No R (89) 6 on the protection and enhancement of the rural architectural heritage
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 13 April 1989

Recommendation No R (89) 5 on protection and enhancement of the archaeological heritage in the context of town and country planning operations
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 13 April 1989

Recommendation No R (86) 11 on urban open space
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 12 September 1986

Recommendation No R (84) 2 on the European Regional/Spatial Planning Charter
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 25 January 1984

Recommendation No R (80) 16 on the specialised training of architects, town planners, civil engineers and landscape designer
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 15 December 1980

Recommendation No R (79)9 concerning the identification and evaluation card for the protection of natural landscapes
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 20 April 1979

Resolution N R (2010)53 establishing an Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on the 8th December 2010

Resolution (2008)3 on the rules governing the Landscape Award of the Council of Europe
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 20 February 2008

Resolution (98) 29 on the Regulation for the European Diploma of Protected Areas
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 18 September 1998

Resolution (98) 4 on the cultural routes of the Council of Europe
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 17 March 1998

Resolution (76) 33 on the evolution and conservation of hedgerow landscapes (bocages) in Europe
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 17 March 1998

Parliamentary Assembly

Recommendation N R (2008)1835 on Sustainable development and tourism: towards quality growth
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on the 18th April 2008.

Recommendation 1752 (2006) on the conservation and use of the landscape potential of Europe
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on 29 May 2006

Recommendation N R (2004)1653 on Environmental accounting as a sustainable development tool
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on the 2nd March 2004.

Recommendation N R (2003)1614 on Environment and human rights
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on the 27th June 2003.

Recommendation N R (2000)1461 on Council of Europe’s role in regional planning
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on the 17th May 2000.

Recommendation 1393 (1998) on the management and protection of the landscape a European convention
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on 4 November 1998

Resolution N R (2010)1776 on Noise and light pollution
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on the 12th November 2010.

Resolution N R (2010)1753 on Forests: the future of our planet
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on the 25th June 2010.

Resolution N R (2005)1449 on The environment and the Millennium Development Goals
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on the 20th June 2005.

Resolution 1150 (1998) on the preliminary draft European Landscape Convention
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on 18 March 1998

Opinion 220 (2000) on the draft European landscape convention
debated by the Parliamentary Assembly on 26 June 2000

Order N R (1993)492 on Protection and management of fresh-water resources in Europe
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on the 1th October 1993.

Order N R (1990)455 on Tourism
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on the 29th September 1990.

Congress of local and regional authorities

Recommendation N R (2005)175 on outermost regions: a challenge to the balanced and sustainable development of European territory
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on the 2nd June 2005.

Recommendation N R (2005)174 on youth education for sustainable development: the role of the regions
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on the 2nd June 2005.

Recommendation N R (2004)149 on problems of trans-national transit traffic
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on the 27th May 2004.

Recommendation N R (2004)50 on the contribution of Local and Regional Authorities to the implementation of the European Landscape Convention
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on the 27th May 2004.

Recommendation N R (1998)41 on new prospects for regional/spatial planning policy in greater Europe
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on the 27th May 1998.

Recommendation 40 (1998) on the draft European Landscape Convention
adopted by the Congress of local and regional authorities of the Council of Europe on 27 May 1998

Recommendation 31 (1997) on the preliminary draft European landscape Convention
adopted by the Congress of local and regional authorities of the Council of Europe on 4 June 1997

Resolution 62 (1998) on the draft European Landscape Convention
adopted by the Congress of local and regional authorities of the Council of Europe on 27 May 1998

Resolution 53 (1997) on the preliminary draft European landscape Convention
adopted by the Congress of local and regional authorities of the Council of Europe on 4 June 1997

INGO Conferences

Declaration of the Sustainable Territorial Development Committee on the European Landscape Convention’s 10th Anniversary “New challenges, new opportunities” - 19-20 October 2010

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