ORBi Open Repository and Bibliography
In may 2007, the ULg's Administrative Board (joined in June 2007 by the FUSAGx) decided to create an institutional repository and defined a strong institutional self-archiving policy to increase the visibility, accessibility and impact of the University's publications (Board's decision).
This decision led to the official launch, in November 2008, of the ORBi platform including both the Academic Bibliography and the Institutional Repository of the Wallonia-Europe University Academy.
Observatory/Laboratory: Reflexive Practice in Landscape Education - Occhiuto, Rita
The European Landscape Convention insists on the need of training and education. However, it doesn't adress the issue of design. Yet planning without an awareness of landscape quality - of the actual, formal, spatial, characteristics of a landscape at several scales - might lead to results that forego the essence of the ELC, that is, the recognition of the value of landscapes as a cultural heritage. Thus the teaching of planning should be combined with the scale of the actual lives-in, experienced landscape. We will present a teaching and research experiment led at the University of Liège, wich aims at...