29 January 2020, 14:00 - 15:00
Nature based Entrepreneurship
This webinar will revisit STEP 4 | COMMIT & PLAN of the integrated management approach of the UrbanByNature programme. Research and SME representatives from Europe and Brazil will share insights on the topic of Nature-based Entrepreneurship (NBEs). This topic is highly relevant in the present time, in which discussions on how to support and increase the provision of nature-based solutions – including products and services offered by NBEs – are ongoing. In this webinar,...
30 - 31 January 2020
CITIES Forum 2020
Organised by the European Commission, Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy, and the City of Porto The CITIES Forum 2020 – "together we shape a sustainable urban future" is a two-day major event of the European Commission bringing together key stakeholders from European, national and local levels. The Forum is a place for all stakeholders to capitalise on common achievements and reflect on the future directions of urban development within Cohesion Policy including the future...
21 February 2020
Halting the loss of pollinators: The role of the EU agricultural and regional development policies
The EU Conference aims to look back at what has been achieved in the 2014-2020 period and discuss how to step up actions in the future. About this Event The European Commission, in cooperation with the European Committee of the Regions, is organising an EU Conference “Halting the loss of pollinators: The role of the EU agricultural and regional development policies”. The event aims to look back at what has been achieved in the 2014-2020 period and discuss how to step up actions in...
23 - 28 February 2020
Davos, Switzerland - Congress Centre
World Biodiversity Forum
The Forum will provide a platform for exchange, covering a wide range of perspectives, and capturing a diversity of visions. With this, it aims to redefine and set the agenda for biodiversity as a focal point over the next 10 years in current themes and topics across sectors. In this, the Forum supports the “New Deal for Nature” to be forged by...
19 March 2020
International Urban Bioeconomy as Societal Change Conference
What is UBSCC about? Social, economic and ecologic systems are increasingly under pressure, due to climate change, demographic and economic processes as well as a variety of further environmental changes, to be observed in rural as well as urban landscapes. Bioeconomy is seen as a response to these challenges. There are many challenges, opportunities and open questions regarding bioeconomy, consumption and resource usage in urban areas as a potential pathway to achieve sustainable...
2 - 3 April 2020
UGIIC 2020 - Urban Green Infrastructure International Conference
The Urban Green Infrastructure International Conference is an interdisciplinary conference on green infrastructures (GI) and nature-based solutions (NBS) for cities. The purpose of this conference is to share and discuss the most recent work on green infrastructure and bring together researchers, architects, engineers, urban planners, landscape architects and policymakers from different nationalities to present and discuss their work. This conference will be part of...