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6 - 8 May 2019
Hanover, Germany - Herrenhausen Palace
Urban Agricultural Heritage and the Shaping of Future Cities
Since the advent of the new Millennium, Urban Agriculture has become an important tool for the sustainable planning of cities, thus helping to combat the growing global challenges of urbanization and declining resources. However, it is often forgotten that Urban Agriculture is not a new field, but one with a long established history and tradition. Despite this, in many parts of the World, valuable agricultural heritage is still being neglected and even destroyed, especially in emerging and...
10 - 11 May 2019
European Aquaponics Sector EXPO 2019
The Expo aims to: share aquaponics resources and knowledge enable members to overcome specific operational issues through access to specific technology, information or expert guidance introduce innovations and the state-of-the-art in research and practice from Europe and beyondprovide a high-level trai ning opportunity for practitionersmake aquaponics more accessible to entry-level practitionersinitiate relationships between practitioners, researchers, suppliers, the public and...
13 - 17 May 2019
EU Green Week
Environmental laws have a huge impact on our life. They improve water and air quality, they protect nature, and they encourage recycling and waste management. But to really make an appreciable difference, these EU laws have to be properly implemented. The next edition of EU Green Week (13-17 May 2019) will put this process of environmental implementation into the spotlight. We'll be asking questions like – do these laws really matter, and what the added benefits are for citizens? What...
22 - 24 May 2019
The European Forum on Urban Forestry 2019: Call for Abstracts
Conference and venue: For 20 years, the European Forum on Urban Forestry (EFUF) has been a unique meeting place for forest andgreenspace managers, planners, architects, researchers, public authorities and policy makers to shareinterdisciplinary experience and good practices within the field of urban greening, urban forests andurban forestry. Urban forests are vibrant places for multifaceted recreational activities, social gathering and mentalrestoration, but also provide biomass for an urban...
28 - 31 May 2019
Lisbon, Portugal - Fundação Centro Cultural de Belém
European Climate Change Adaptation conference
Climate change is considered by many to be the challenge of the 21st century. The urgency and severity of this challenge call for integrated ways of looking at responses to reduce the risks associated with environmental and social stressors, and ensure a secure future for humans and ecosystems. Adapting to climate change requires a coordinated and synergistic approach from a diverse range of actors across sectors, as well as questioning assumptions about the drivers of risk, vulnerability and...