Events

NetworkNature Webinar: Nature-based Solutions Knowledge Gaps

Thursday, 19 May 2022 - 10:00 to 11:00 (Europe/Brussels)
Online

Nature-based solutions are key building blocks of sustainable landscapes, however there are still many knowledge gaps hindering their implementation. How to turn these gaps into stepping stones instead to ensure the spread of effective nature-based solutions (NBS)?

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European Forum on Urban Forestry

Tuesday, 17 May 2022 - 0:00 to Saturday, 21 May 2022 - 0:00 (Europe/Brussels)
Belgrade, Serbia

The City of Belgrade is pleased to announce the 24th European Forum on Urban Forestry (EFUF). The Forum will be held from 17 - 21 May 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia. The Forum theme is adaptive measures in urban forests.

EFUF 2022 will be a great opportunity to learn about new and cutting-edge...


9th Africities Summit

Tuesday, 17 May 2022 - 0:00 to Saturday, 21 May 2022 - 0:00 (Europe/Brussels)
Kisumu, Kenya

The Role of Intermediary Cities of Africa in the Implementation of Agenda 2030 of the United Nations and the African Union Agenda 2063

Read more: Press release - New dates for the Africities summit in Kisumu, Kenya


Launch of the first six Lighthouses demonstrating best practice for Natural Climate Solutions.

NCS Alliance Lighthouses - Leading the way for investing in nature (AM session)

Tuesday, 17 May 2022 - 0:00 to 23:45 (Europe/Brussels)
Online

Text: Introducing the first Natural Climate Solutions Alliance Lighthouses! Selected based on rigorous screening criteria, they shine a light on what is possible when we invest in nature. The six NCSA Lighthouses show how #NaturalClimateSolutions successfully conserve biodiversity, based on the...




How to develop a renaturing urban plan for your city?

How to develop a renaturing urban plan for your city?

Wednesday, 18 May 2022 - 14:00 to 15:00 (Europe/Brussels)
Online

This webinar presents the URBAN GreenUP methodology for the design of Renaturing Urban Plans (RUP), with examples of its application in the URBAN GreenUP follower cities of Ludwigsburg (Germany), Mantova (Italy), Medellín (Colombia) and Quy Nhon (Vietnam).


MERLIN Marketplace Workshop

Monday, 23 May 2022 - 11:45 to 13:45 (Europe/Brussels)
Online

The MERLIN Marketplace is an online tool that will support the community of practice by enabling users to find and share products, services and solutions, as well as make connections with potential new partners, investors or service providers.

The Marketplace is currently in its early...


Standards for Climate: Uptake of Nature-based solutions in urban and rural areas

Monday, 23 May 2022 - 12:00 to 12:30 (Europe/Brussels)

The consequences of climate change are increasingly felt across the world. Nature-based solutions, which consist of using natural resources to tackle environmental challenges, have an enormous (and still relatively unexplored) potential to reduce the impact of such disasters, while...


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2nd Asia Parks Congress

Tuesday, 24 May 2022 - 0:00 to Sunday, 29 May 2022 - 0:00 (Europe/Brussels)
Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

The 2nd Asia Parks Congress is a gathering of Asia's protected areas practitioners and other interested stakeholders. The Congress will bring together leaders and decision-makers from government, civil society, indigenous peoples, business, and academia from Asia and around the world. The...