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International Landscape Convention
  • Petitioning United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

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United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA)

International Landscape Convention

    1. International Landscape Convention by IFLA
    2. Petition by

      International Landscape Convention by IFLA

      Brussels, Belgium

A new international convention would encourage a different way of thinking about the landscape by:

- considering the landscape as a cultural and natural concept, a physical and abstract entity, having economic and social value;
- focusing on the experience people have of their physical environment, dealing with the protection of the past as well as the shaping of the future recognising the vital connections between governance, culture, health and economics;
- offering inspiration through principles and guidelines, encouraging work across established institutional, geographical and disciplinary boundaries;
- providing leadership, sharing and rewarding good practice;
- dealing with the whole space, the rural and the urban, wilderness and man-made, the most treasured and memorable and as well as the unloved and degraded, will help establish the landscape as a holistic tool for planning, managing and creating sustainable development.

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    Reasons for signing

    • Constanza Osorio Caratazos ZAPALLAR, CHILE
      • about 1 month ago

      Es importante y relevante mantener la identidad.

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    • Cristian Caradeuc VICUñA, CHILE
      • about 1 month ago

      Es fundamental avanzar en reconocer el valor del paisaje en función de las definiciones citadas en la carta, sobre en todo desde el punto de vista de la subjetividad inserta en la cosmovisión de este concepto; paisaje.

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    • S-girl P-girl TORONTO, CANADA
      • about 1 month ago

      Landscape is my profession and your surrounding!

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    • Elena Zheleva SOFIA, BULGARIA
      • 7 months ago

      Because I'am a landscape architect and love beauty

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    • Muresan Anamaria BISTRIţA, ROMANIA
      • 7 months ago

      Because Landscape mean nature and live

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