Cycle of conferences « How to approach the Ecological Transition »  in partnership with Université du Temps Libre.


            November 7, 2017  : Together to build the food self-sufficiency of our cities , by Jean-Michel HERBILLON- co-founder of Incroyables Comestibles

February 13, 2017  :   The multiple roles of plants in urban systems, by Mathieu BAGARD- professor-researcher in plant ecophysiology at the university Paris-Est Créteil at the Institute of Ecology and Environmental Sciences of Paris


October 24 , 2017

 Tuesdays of sustainable development with Mirabel LNE : Carte blanche at the European Institute of Ecology.


 Concrete examples of vegetated surfaces rehabilitated in urban and industrial areas.


speakers  : Matthieu Bagard and Pascal Tanneur

October 17, 2017

Tuesdays of sustainable development with Mirabel LNE : animation of the round table


Vincent Olry, of the permaculture Lorraine network,

Maxime Paquin, Chargé de mission de France Nature environnement

Jacques Detemple, agroforestry specialist


SEPTEMBER 23, 2017

Festival of associations, Cloître des Récollets


The European Institute of Ecology welcomed the models of the « Dream City » made by the children of the Municipal Youth Council of the City of Metz.

Conferences & workshops on living food led by Jacques VERRET, Jardin gourmand

SEPTEMBER 16, 2017

First participation of IEE in Les journées du patrimoine


Guided tour in French and English of  Jean-Marie PELT gardens ( parc de la Seille), Metz.

SEPTEMBER 10, 2017

Jard’in METZ


11 :00 – 14 :00 : Guided tour Ecology and Transition at Jean-Marie PELT garden

JULY 2017

JULY 11, 2017

Multi-scale approach of complex environments.


IEE Visit by Wuhan University Students (International School on Material Sciences and Engineering)

in partnership with the chemistry and physics laboratory of the University of Lorraine.


Presentation of the gardens.


Photo exhibition in the cycle Le Monde change


IEE partner of the photography exhibition Jacques DeBRA’s Mémoire de l’eau at parc de la Seille in Metz

JUNE 2017

JUNE 26, 2017

Impacts of pesticides on human health by Doriane Schultheis


First written and oral presentation following the Think Tank Ecology & Health

Joint publication IEE / University of Lorraine

05-29 to 06-04-2017

First participation of the IEE in Sustainable Development Week.

Animation based on the game Metz Métropole « Game of tri ».

Creation and animation of the treasure hunt in partnership with the Archives of the City of Metz on Chronicles of the invisible

MAY 2017

05-15 to 05-19-2017

Erasmus + program «  Reduce, Recycle, Re-use  » , Amnéville les thermes

May 16  : Conference about waste

May 17 : Guided tour in English of the garden Jean-Marie Pelt of Metz, around the urban ecology for 60 young people from Poland, Italy, Romania, and Turkey and France.

May 19  : inauguration of the works of the Erasmus + program and planting of a European orchard in Amnéville.

MAY 2017

Camera des champs festival, Evening dedicated to Jean-Marie Pelt;

Debate moderated by Marie Anne Isler Béguin, President of the IEE and Patrice Costa, Administrator

MAY 2017

Participation in the project «  Herbes folles, herbes sages  »  of  Louis Vincent high school (METZ)(METZ)


Visits to the Gardens of the Saint Croix hill

Work on the different gardens: Liliana Motta, FRAC; Toxic Plants Gardens and Medicinal Plants: History of the Gardens, at the Récollets Cloister.

MARCH 2017

03-18 to 03-25-2017

 Metz est Wunderbach  : Exhibition at the Archives of the city of Metz

Establishment of a specific rack in German from the IEE documentary collection.

 March 25, 2017

First Grand Gathering of Municipal Youth Councils throughout the Moselle

Participatory workshop with the 200 young people and debate around the documentary Miracle Farm by Stefan Sobkowiak


 October 20, 2016

Great evening of the European Institute of Ecology, Great Hall of Arsenal, Metz

IEE actors and actresses

vidéo  presentation

 October 15, 2016

First participation of the IEE at the festival of associations, Cloitre des Récollet.

Conference on Plants Used in the Wartime Zone of the 1914/18 War.

Artist’s workshop by Marie Anne Couderc presenting poetic works from waste.

Creation and organization of a game of tracks for young and old in the enclosure of the Cloister.

Establishment of a mini-farm presented on the Jardins des tanneurs.

Holding of a stand.