Upcoming events

Landscape ecology — pattern and process meet people and action

IALE 2017 European Congress12-15 September 2017, Ghent, Belgium.
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Past activities

Cultural landscapes, sustainability and new modes of governance

IALE-Europe PhD Course, October 4-9, 2015, Copenhagen, Denmark.
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IALE 2015 World Congress, 5-10 July 2015, Portland, Oregon

IALE-Europe led a symposium at the 2015 IALE World Congress.
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Landscape ecology of urban forests: enhancing ecosystem services

IALE Europe 2015 thematic workshop. 18-19 June 2015, University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty, Department of Forestry, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
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IALE-Europe Thematic Workshop 2014, 4-5 July 2014, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon

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PhD course IALE-Europe, Manchester, 7 - 16 September 2013

After the first edition organised by IALE-Europe in Évora (June 2012), the European chapter organised a second edition of the advanced PhD course, this year in conjunction with the IALE 2013 European Congress in Manchester in September. The overall theme of the PhD course was “European Landscapes in Transition: the Interplay between Local and Global Drivers”.

The course started on the 7th September in Manchester and continued after the congress until the 16th September in the Peak District. The participants attended the course and the European Congress.


More information: Veerle Van Eetvelde, Teresa Pinto-CorreiaAnna Gilchrist


IALE 2013 European Congress "Changing European Landscapes: Landscape ecology, local to global"

9-12 September 2013 Manchester (UK)

Organization: ialeUK and IALE-Europe

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PhD Advanced Course "Agricultural landscapes responding to multiple drivers"

24-29 June 2012 - University of Évora, Portugal. Organization: IALE-Europe, APEP (Portuguese Society for Landscape Ecology) & ICAAM/UE (Institute for Mediterranean Agrarian and Environmental Sciences, University of Évora). Read more


Urban Ecology of Growing and Shrinking Cities

Workshop in Bochum. Germany. 31 August – 1 September 2012. Download announcement