Events

From the past to the future – towards a new paradigm in landscape and environment. A talk by Professor Brian Evans - 1 June 2017

Location: Teacher Building, Glasgow

From the past to the future – towards a new paradigm in landscape and environment. - A talk by Professor Brian Evans

Professor Brian Evans will put the lessons from the recently published ‘Growing Awareness: How green consciousness can change perceptions and places’ (Brian and Sue Evans) in the context of 40 years of practice in Scotland and Ian McHarg’s ‘Design with Nature.’

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National Active Travel Conference – 14 June 2017

Location: Glasgow, 67 Hope Street, G2 5AE

The Walking, Cycling, Connecting Communities Team is pleased to launch the 9th National Active Travel Conference. The conference will take place on Wednesday 14th June 2017 at The Studio Glasgow, 67 Hope Street, G2 5AE.

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Community Woodlands Association Annual Conference – 20-21 October 2017

Location: Cumbernauld

This year’s CWA conference will take place on Friday 20th & Saturday 21st October 2017 at the Westwood Hotel, Cumbernauld. There will be a change to the usual format this year: the conference will start on Friday and the CWA will be welcoming groups from the rest of the UK who are involved in the Making Local Woods Work project. This Lottery-funded project aims to help people create social enterprises in local unmanaged woodlands so they can grow into sustainable businesses, creating new areas of employment and training to benefit their communities. This project hopes to open up much-needed access to the natural environment to provide opportunities for economic growth and encourages better engagement with the outdoors, resulting in better health and wellbeing for those involved.

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