IPL Announcements and News

2017.7.01 Letter to ICL-IPL members

1. ICL-letter (2017.7.1)

1-1 Revised ICL-IPL Conference with reply form

1-2 2017 IPL Project Proposal Form


Three outcomes from WLF4 to WLF5

2. Time line of the WLF5 organization Process

3. Concept of Kyoto 2020 Commitment


Letter to ICL-IPL members (2017.4.03)

ICL-IPL Letter (2017.4.3)

Preface-Progress of ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships (to be published in Vol.14-3)

WLF5-Call for Sessions-Sponsors(to be published in Vol.14-3)


2017 International summer school “Natural Disasters”
Date: 21 May – 10 June 2017 2017
Venue: Ljubljana European Green Capital 2016 in Slovenia
Open: Full Programme


Letter to ICL-IPL members (2017.3.14)

1. ICL letter to ICL-IPL (2017.3.14)

2. Ad Hoc ICL-IPL meeting(2017.5.29 & 31)

3. Regular ICL-IPL Conference at UNESCO(2017.11.29-12.1)

3-1 IPL-Project-Proposal-Form-2017

4. Draft Ljubljana Declaration (13 0318)

5. Draft The Kyoto 2020 Commitment (13 03 14)

6. ICL-Associates-and-ICL subunites-(17.3.19)

7. Outline of WLF5 2020 Kyoto(170314)


2017 International Summer School on Rockslides and Related Phenomena in the Kokomeren River Valley (Kyrgyzstan)
Date: 5-20 August 2017
Venue: Kokomeren River Valley (Central Tien Shan)
International Forum “Japanese Contribution to Landslide Disaster Risk Reduction”

Date: 9:00-18:00 on 24 Nov 2016
Venue: 22nd at TKP Tokyo Otemachi Conference Center in the KDD building in Tokyo, Japan (http://www.kashikaigishitsu.net/facilitys/cc-tokyo-otemachi/access/)
Click here to download the Forum Proceedings


Invitation to ICL-IPL UNESCO Conference on 15-18 November 2016

ICL Letter to BOR (2016.4.29)

Reply Form for ICL-IPL UNESCO Conference (2016.4.29)

Template_ICL-IPL UNESCO 2016



Call for WCoEs 2017 – 2020

1. Call for WCoEs (2016.4.4)

2. Outline of WCoEs

3. WCoE application form (2016.4.4)

ICL invitation to Sendai Partnerships

0. ICL invitation to Sendai partnerships (ICL members, 2016.4.4)

1. Format of Extended Abstracts of ICL-IPL Activities (2016.4.4)

2. How to upload in ICL-FTP box for IPL authors (2016.4.4)

3. Reply form from ICL members for Round-table discussion (2016.4.4)

4. Updated information of WLF4 Programme (2016.4.4)


Letter to BOR
1.ICL Letter to BOR (2015.11.30)
2. IPL Project – Annual Report Form 2015
3. WCOE Progress Report 2015
4. ICL Network Progress Report 2015


Letter to Participants
1.ICL Letter to Kyoto Conference Participants (2015.11.30)
2. wlf4_CFA_final
3. List of Participants (as of 25 November 2015)


Applicants of ISDR-ICL Landslide Teaching Tools 2016
1. ICL Landslide Teaching Tools 2013
2. New application ICL Landslide Teaching Tools 2015
3. ICL-Letter-Teaching-Tools-2015.7.29
4. Springer References


ICL-IPL Kyoto Conference 2016
2nd Announcement of ICL-IPL Kyoto Conference 2016 (2015.11.11)
List of ICL members with non-information & non-participation  (as of 10 November 2015)
List of Participants (as of 10 November 2015)

ICL-IPL Kyoto Conference
Annoucement of ICL-IPL Kyoto Conference 2016 (2015.7.29)
1. Abstract of IPL Symposium
2. IPL Project Proposal Form 2016
3. Network poposal Form


Letter on Teaching tools

2-1 TXT-Tool 2.385-1
2-2 TXT-Tool 3.081-1.1 Landslide Initiation Mechanism
2-3 TXT-Tool 4.062-1.1 A Socio-Technical Approach for Landslide Mitigation and Risk Reduction
3. How to upload the teaching tools in ICL-FTP box
4. ICL 2014 Teaching tools (outline & Contents)
5. Springer References
6. ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships 2015-2025



Updated information about 14th BOR/ICL, 10th IPL-GPC and ICL-IPL Sendai Partnership Conference on 11-15 March 2015:

1. ICL Letter (Sendai partnerships) 2015.4.30
Article of Sendai Partnerships
2. ICL Letter (new IPL Projects) 2015.4.30
IPL-199 and IPL-200
3. ICL Letter (Teaching Tools) 2015.5.1
ICL 2014 teaching tools,ISDR-ICL teaching tools (summary) and ISDR-ICL teaching tools (examination)



E- Conference ”Developing Model Policy Frameworks, Standards & Guidelines on Landslide Disaster Reduction”

Date:  10 March – 24 April 2015
Website: www.e-conference.crdcecbsl.lk


International Conference on “Landslides and Slope Stability”: Advancement of Research, Practice and Integrated Solution on Landslide
Date:  27 – 30 September 2015
Place: Bali, Indonesia
Website: www.slope2015.com


Updated information about invitation to 14th BOR/ICL, 10th IPL-GPC and ICL-IPL Sendai Partnership Conference on 11-15 March 2015
1.  ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnership (Draft 2015.1.14)
2. Summary of ISDR-ICL Teaching tools(Draft 2015.1.17)
3. UN-WCDRR-Draft-Programme-6012015
4. ICL Letter 2015.1.17


Request of 2015 Membership fee and Annual Reports of IPL Projects, Progress Reports of WCoE 2014-2017 and ICL Networks, and Call for IPL new project proposals


2nd Regional Symposium on Landslides in the Adriatic-Balkan Region (ReSyLAB)
Date:  14 – 16 May 2015
Place: Belgrade, Serbia
Website: http://resylab2015.rgf.rs/


Invitation to 14th BOR/ICL, 10th IPL-GPC and ICL-IPL Sendai Partnership Conference on 11-15 March 2015
1. Announcement of ICL-IPL meetings on 11-15 March 2015 in Sendai, Japan
2. Call for Participants.
Please fill and return it to ICL secretariat by 30 November 2014.
3. Information of field trips on 9-10 March 2015
(The Tsunami disaster and landslides by the 2011 Tohoku earthquake)


The first information of World Landslide Forum 4Landslide Research and Risk Reduction for Advancing Culture of Living with Natural Hazards
Ljubljana, Slovenia, May 29 – June 2 2017


World Landslide Forum 3: Toward post-2015 Framework for DRR
The 2014 Beijing Declaration
Landslide Risk Mitigation: Toward a safer Geo-environment


5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2014
Date:  24 – 28 August 2014
Place: Davos, Switzerland
Website: http://idrc.info/home/


International Summer School on Rockslides and Related Phenomena in the Kokomeren River Valley (Kyrgyzstan)
Date: 1-16 August 2014
Venue: Kokomeren River Valley (Central Tien Shan)


South-East Asian Network for Landslide Risk Management organized Summer Training Course on “Slope and Landslide Disaster Reduction”
4-16 August 2013 in Taipei Taiwan.
Detail information


ICL-IPL Kyoto Conference 2013 - Strengthening International Network and Partnership in Science and Technology to Create a Safer Geo-Environment-
Date: 19-22 November 2013
Venue: Shiran-Kaikan, Kyoto University, Kyoto Japan


Call for full professor position on landslides in the Research Institute for Natural Hazards and Disaster Recovery, Niigata University, Japan.
Deadline 31 October 2013.
Download Vacancy Information


Publishing dates of WLF2 Proceedings:
Volume 4: Global Environmental Change, ISBN 978-3-642-31336-3;
August 31, 3013: 
Volume 1: Landslide Inventory and Susceptibility and Hazard Zoning, ISBN 978-3-642-31324-0;
Volume 2: Early Warning, Instrumentation and Monitoring, ISBN 978-3-642-31444-5; 
Volume 5: Complex Environment, ISBN 978-3-642-31426-1; 
Volume 6: Risk Assessment, Management and Mitigation, ISBN 978-3-642-31318-9; 
Volume 7: Social and Economic Impact and Policies, ISBN 978-3-642-31312-7
September 30, 2013: 
Volume 3: Spatial Analysis and Modelling, ISBN 978-3-642-31309-7


19-22 Nov 2013: IPL Symposium (during 2013 BOR Meeting of ICL, Kyoto):
Call for Papers
Paper Template


2013 Summer Training Course for Slope Land Disaster Reduction
– Date: 4-16 August 2013
– Venue: National Taiwan University


2-6 June 2014, National Convention Center in Beijing, China, World Landslide Forum III


20-22 March 2013, Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Central America: First Central American and Caribbean Landslide Congress


6-9 March 2013, Zagreb, Croatia – ICL Adriatic-Balkan Network: First Regional Symposium on Landslides in the Adriatic-Balkan Region:
- Symposium Bulletin
- Abstract Proceedings


23 Nov 2012: 11th Session of BOR/ICL, 7th Session of IPL-GPC and IPL Symposium, UNESCO, Paris, 20-23 November 2012:
ICL Strategic Plan 2012-2021
- Proceeding of IPL Symposium, UNESCO, 2012


18 Nov 2012: Special Committee of ICL-CRLN is going to publish full color proceedings “Landslides in cold regions under the context of climate changing” with Springer:
Call for Papers of the Proceedings (abstract submission deadline is 5 Dec 2012)


16-19 October 2012, Vardzia, Aspindza Municipality, Georgia – ICL Landslides and Cultural & Natural Heritage Network:


International Workshop on Landslide hazard assessment and sustainable monitoring techniques for the safeguard of Vardzia Monastery site


4 August 2012: published UNITWIN Report 2011-2012


6 July 2012: published ICL Leaflet 2012


17 April 2012:
Announcement of 11th Session of BOR/ICL, 7th Session of IPL-GPC and IPL Symposium, UNESCO, Paris, November 2012:
ICL Strategic Plan 2012-2021
Template of Papers for IPL Symposium, UNESCO, 2012


2011: IPL-GPC and 10th Anniversary of ICL:
2011 ICL and IPL-GPC Announcement 
Updated information of the Second World Landslide Forum
Brochure Carrara Idol-ICL
- Reply form


May 2011: The latest information of Second World Landslide Forum (updated in May 2011)

2011: The IPL-ICL Session and Official Statement of ICL in Global Platform in Geneva
Official Statement of ICL presented in Plenary Session
Ignite Presentation (Report of Session)


2011: ICL-IPL Geneva Session 2nd Announcement


2011: IPL Award, IPL Book and IPL Session


January 2011: Call for World Centers of Excellence by 30 January 2011


April 2011: Call for Contribution to IPL Book “Landslides: Global Risk Preparedness

(Application by 3 February 2011; Submission on 10 April 2011)

March 2011: Call for abstract for the Second World Landslide Forum by 15 March 2011

February 2011: Call for participation to ICL-CGS Seminar on Geo-Hazards in Xi’an (20-25 February 2011)

August 2011: ICL Summer School on Rockslides and Related Phenomena in Kyrgyzstan on 30 July to 14 August 2011 (seethe announcement_2011, the guidebook (20MB) and PPT(2.6MB).