Landscape and Education

20 October 2018: Second International Landscape Day of the Council of Europe

20 October 2018

The Second International Landscape Day of the Council of Europe, which will be held on 20 October 2018, seeks to promote “school and university courses which, in the relevant subject areas, address the values attaching to landscapes and the issues raised by their protection, management and...

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20th Council of Europe Meeting of the Workshops for the implementation of the European Landscape Convention

Council of Europe Landscape Award Forum of National Selections - 5th Session

19-21 June 2018 Daugavpils, Latvia

The 20th Council of Europe Meeting of the Workshops for the implementation of the European Landscape Convention on “Council of Europe Landscape Award Forum of National Selections - 5th Session 2016-2017”, is being organised in Daugavpils (Latvia) on 19-21 June 2018, by the Council of Europe –...

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Estonia deposits the instrument of approval of the European Landscape Convention of the Council of Europe

8 February 2018 Strasbourg, France

In the presence of the Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Ambassador Katrin KIVI, Permanent Representative of Estonia, deposited on 8 February 2018 the instrument of approval of the European Landscape Convention (ETS 176). Estonia becomes the 39th State Party to the European...

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“Message from Brno”

20 October 2017: First International Landscape Day of the Council of Europe

20 October 2017

The 19th Council of Europe Meeting of the Workshops for the implementation of the European Landscape Convention on “The implementation of the European Landscape Convention at local level: local democracy” was held in Brno, Czech Republic, on 5-6 September 2017. Participants expressed the wish...

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Landscape Monitoring Switzerland: Landscape Quality Remains under Pressure

The Landscape Monitoring Switzerland programme (LABES) uses a range of indicators to survey changes in the landscape and their perception by the population. The new results of LABES show that the Swiss landscape continuously loses in quality. Improvements are observed but only in a limited way ....

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Publication of the book "Landscape dimensions"

Landscape dimensions: Reflections and proposals for the implementation of the European Landscape Convention Council of Europe Publishing Certain “dimensions” of the landscape are presented in this book, which addresses key issues for its future, including democracy, education, economy, leisure,...

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9th Council of Europe Conference on the European Landscape Convention

23-24 March 2017 Strasbourg, France

The 9th Council of Europe Conference on the European Landscape Convention was held in the framework of the Cypriot Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers in Strasbourg, Palais de l’Europe, on 23-24 March 2017. The Conference examined the work accomplished for the implementation of the...

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18th Council of Europe Meeting of the Workshops for the implementation of the European Landscape Convention

National policies for the implementation of the European Landscape Convention: challenges and opportunities

5-6 October 2016 Yerevan, Armenia

The 18th Council of Europe Meeting of the Workshops for the implementation of the European Landscape Convention on “National policies for the implementation of the European Landscape Convention: challenges and opportunities” is being organised in Yerevan, Amenia, on 5-6 October 2016, by the...

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17th Council of Europe Meeting of the Workshops for the implementation of the European Landscape Convention

Council of Europe Landscape Award Forum of National Selections

9-10 June 2016 Budapest, Hungary

The 17th Council of Europe Meeting of the Workshops for the implementation of the European Landscape Convention on “Council of Europe Landscape Award Forum of National Selections - 4th Session 2014-2015”, was organised in Budapest (Vigadó Concert Hall, Vigadó tér 2, 1051 Hungary) on 9-10 June...

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Landscape Award of the Council of Europe

9 June 2016 Budapest, Hungary

The Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe attributed the Landscape Award of the Council of Europe’s European Landscape Convention for the 4th Session to: “The borderless co-operation of local communities for the landscape heritage of the “Fabulous” Hetés, the villages of Bödeháza,...

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