Phytodegradation - Amaya Celaya Alvarez

Re-naturing cities through phytoremediation: How Nature Based Solutions can make a difference.

One of the essentials of the SPIRE project that appealed all the parties involved from the beginning, as well as the newcomers, is “the magical” abili...

SPIRE - Smart Post-Industrial Regenerative Ecosystem

Sustainable use of land and nature based solutions

Baia Mare - Romania

Nature based solutions
Showing a map of the GreenQuays design

Finding the right design for nature-inclusive quays

The mindset on designing and using public urban space has changed in Breda in the 1990’s. Earlier, the city had decided to cover completely the origin...

GreenQuays - Urban River Regeneration through Nature Inclusive Quays

Sustainable use of land and nature based solutions

Breda - The Netherlands

Nature based solutions
SPIRE - Planthatlon Spring 2021. Source: Baia Mare

Resilient cities after COVID-19: the need for green infrastructure

The impact of the current COVID-19 pandemic and the severe climate trends has shown how visionary the SPIRE project is, reclaiming and enhancing Baia ...

SPIRE - Smart Post-Industrial Regenerative Ecosystem

Sustainable use of land and nature based solutions

Baia Mare - Romania

Sustainable use of land and nature based solutions
Blockfesr Tampere

Smart Urban Security and Event Resilience (SURE) Journal 1: How Tampere is intervening in the area of urban security and daily city resilience through the lens of event management

SURE is about urban security and public space management through the lens of event management. SURE is improving the security and accessibility of pu...

SURE - Smart Urban Security and Event Resilience

Urban security

Tampere - Finland

Urban security
Picture of the jury

INNOAIR hackathon: How to make urban mobility in Sofia smart and green?

INNOAIR Podcast Episode #1 is reporting on a hackathon aimed at ideas and solutions making Sofia's urban mobility smart and green....

INNOAIR - Innovative demand responsive green public transportation for cleaner air in urban environment

Air quality

Sofia - Bulgaria

Air quality
The water reclamation plant

The water reclamation plant

In the 1st zoom-in of the GUARDIAN project, UIA expert Elsa Pastor dives into the first piece of water infrastructure designed and implemented in GUAR...

GUARDIAN - Green Urban Actions for Resilient fire Defence of the Interface Area

Climate adaptation

Riba-roja de Túria - Spain

Climate adaptation
Campus University of Salford, where the Living Lab will be constructed

Experience and learned lessons from procuring innovative solutions – IGNITION’s Living Lab

A core element of the IGNITION innovation project is the Living Lab at the campus of the University of Salford. Here, different nature-based solutions...

IGNITION - Innovative financinG aNd delIvery of naTural clImate sOlutioNs in Greater Manchester

Climate adaptation

Greater Manchester - United Kingdom

Climate adaptation
Junglathon

A Junglathon to imagine your urban forest

The City of Prato is experimenting urban forestation strategies through the Prato Urban Jungle (PUJ) project . The project foresees three pilot areas ...

PUJ - Prato Urban Jungle

Sustainable use of land and nature based solutions

Prato - Italy

Cover photo : wildlife

Green Minds – rewilding people and places

How the Green Minds team aims to put nature at the heart of our decision making; encouraging individual connection with nature and a city-wide shift t...

Green Minds - Green Minds - a planning and management system for sustainable land use and nature based solutions

Sustainable use of land and nature based solutions

Plymouth - United Kingdom

Nature based solutions