5 - 8 November 2018
2018 Conference on Earth System Governance
Earth System Governance is the largest social science research network in the area of governance and global environmental change. The Earth System Governance research alliance takes up the challenge of exploring political solutions and novel, more effective governance mechanisms to cope with the current transitions in the biogeochemical systems of the planet. The normative context of this research is sustainable development; earth system governance is not only a question of institutional...
9 October 2018, 08:30 - 18:00
Brussels, Belgium - Le Bouche à Oreille, Rue Félix Hap 11, 1040 Etterbeek
Climate Resilient Cities and Infrastructures 2018
Climate Resilient Cities and Infrastructures 2018 will explore the latest advances in research and practice addressing climate change and resilience in cities, including issues of risk and vulnerability assessment, adaptation pathways, optioneering for financing adaptation, and how to successfully integrate multiple departments and stakeholders from across the city community as part of a holistic adaptation planning and implementation process. The event will focus on the experiences of the...
25 - 26 September 2018
Dortmund, Germany - Alte Schmiede, Hülsdorf 32, 44369 Dortmund-Huckarde
ProGIreg Kick-off Conference, Dortmund 25-26 Sept 2018
Dortmund will host a conference in Dortmund on 25-26 Sept 2018 to kick-off the innovative green regeneration project. The conference, which aims to introduce the topic of nature-based solutions for urban regeneration to the wider public, will include presentations and panel discussions on nature-based solutions in practice and the role of local governments. Not only will project partners come together to share ideas and discuss challenges, but also any interested people or organisations are...
8 June 2018, 09:00 - 13:00
Inspiring Citizen-Driven Action for Nature-Based and Resilient Cities
How can transformative actions help to preserve nature in cities, strengthen local resilience, and ultimately increase the wellbeing of citizens? This was one of the questions addressed at a conference with over hundred European participants held at the EESC on Friday 8th June 2018. The successful conference was co-organised by ICLEI and PAN Europe, in partnership with the EESC. After an energetic welcome of the President of the Sustainable Development Observatory (SDO/EESC) Peter Schmidt, it...