Centre for Landscape Democracy (CLaD)

Green Infrastructure and implications for urban planning, May 27

Green Infrastructure and implications for urban planning, May 27

CLaD is glad to announce a new seminar about 'Understanding of Green Infrastructure and implications for urban planning in the Mexican city of Culiacán' May 27 from 10 to 11.30. The lecture will be given by the landscape architect Michelle Granados Johansen

New Seminar April, 29

New Seminar April, 29

CLaD is happy to announce the new seminar on April 29, 2022. 'Cities between homogenisation and authenticity: The forgotten spontaneity in cities and the production of placelessness! Case Helsinki' by PhD Candidate and Lecturer in urban and regional planning at Aalto University, Hosseim Hewidy

CLaD and the Summer School 2022

CLaD and the Summer School 2022

Very happy to announce that CLaD is collaborating with the Summer School 2022 LIVING with EARTHQUAKES strategic plan for the earthquakes prone regions, 16-25 July 2022. The school is open to Master Students and PhD candidates, application deadline 15 May, 2022.


The Centre for Landscape Democracy (CLaD) is a cross-departmental, interdisciplinary centre at Landsam, Norwegian University of Life Sciences for the creation and dissemination of scientific knowledge, creative interpretations and innovative solutions within the themes of landscape, development, and democracy. The centre was established by professor Shelley Egoz in 2014 and she directed the center until retirement in 2019.​

Core Group:

Mina di Marino, Associate Professor, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, NMBU mina.di.marino@nmbu.no

Maria Gabriella Trovato, Associate Professor, School of Landscape Architecture, NMBU maria.gabriella.trovato@nmbu.no

Lei Gao, Associate Professor, School of Landscape Architecture, NMBU lei.gao@nmbu.no

Shai André Divon, Associate Professor, Department of International Environment and Delopment Studies, NMBU shai.divon@nmbu.no

Annegreth Dietze-Schirdewahn,  Professor, School of Landscape Architecture, NMBU annegreth.dietze@nmbu.no


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Visit us at Cirkus building, Ås campus, 1430 Ås.

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