12 - 13 October 2020
Milan, Italy - Politecnico di Milano, Department of Architecture and Urban Studies, DASTU
Greening Cities, Shaping Cities
The topic of Nature-based Solutions (NBS) has been lately cultivating interests from different scholars, urban planning practitioners and policymakers. This symposium aims to bridge the gap between science and practice of getting NBS implemented in place-based contexts as a novel greening strategy and eventually, an effective tool to adapt and mitigate climate change pressures. Key questions to be addressed at the symposium emerge from the CLEVER Cities ongoing research project,...
25 - 27 November 2020
Sustainable & Resilient Urban-Rural Partnerships (URP 2020)
Under auspices of the Minister of the German Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) Anja Karliczek, the conference "Sustainable & Resilient Urban-Rural Partnerships – URP2020" will take place in Leipzig, Germany, 25–27 November 2020. Regions are of critical importance to implement the UN 2030 Agenda including the Sustainable Development Goals, the HABITAT III objectives and the European Green Deal. By focusing on sustainable and resilient urban-rural partnerships, the...
17 - 20 May 2021
Tartu, Estonia - Dorpat Conference Centre
Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) Europe Conference
The Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) is happy to announce that its third ESP Europe Regional conference will take place in Tartu, Estonia from 17-20 May 2021. The conference theme is 'Ecosystem Service Science, Policy and Practice in the face of Global Changes'. Impacts of Global Changes on ecosystems and human societies are manifold. Changes have led to already tangible impacts, such as Climate Change which has unfolded over the course of the last decade in form of weather...
5 - 7 July 2021
3rd World Conference of the Society for Urban Ecology
The symposium aims to gather experts interested in urban nature-based solutions and sustainable urban transition. It is intended to be an exchange platform among scientists, practitioners and policy makers interested in transdisciplinary approach. This international event gives the opportunity to share knowledge and experience from different countries including the achievements of EU projects and other practical oriented initiatives. The NBS Symposium will take place within the frame of...
6 - 8 July 2021
NbS Conference 2021
We are bringing together leading researchers from the social and natural sciences, engineering and economics with policymakers, civil society actors and business leaders to discuss the potential of Nature-based Solutions (NbS) to meet societal goals in a warming world. We will draw together the current state of the interdisciplinary evidence for the socioeconomic and ecological effectiveness of NbS, and explore the social, technical, ethical, ecological, governance and financial challenges...