Join in on two interesting webinars this October about Low Carbon Construction– From Urban Planning to Building Design and Forests and trees of the Metropolis. Benefits, functions and experiences.
Trees are the solution!
This is the motto of Clearing House, a Sino-European project aiming at deepening the knowledge about trees and forests that can be found in metropolises, as nature-based solutions, in order to improve their management and strengthen their presence in our cities.
On 19 October the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN, the Royal Forestry Department of the Government of Thailand and the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration will hold an online event: Urban forestry innovations: Transforming landscapes for human well-being in the post-Covid-19 era.Read more
Forests and trees of the metropolis: benefits, functions and experiences
Co-design workshop introducing CLEARING HOUSE: urban forests as nature-based-solutions.
The first workshop will take place at the Metropolitan Area of Barcelona. Its main objective is engaging stakeholders on issues related to trees and metropolitan forests, in order to enhance awareness and knowledge on ecosystem services.
Since 2013, the European Urban Resilience Forum* – an initiative driven by ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability and the European Environment Agency – offers a unique exchange platform where city representatives and stakeholders from various local and regional institutions come together to discuss strategies and actions for adapting to climate change and building urban resilience.