International workshop "Nature based solutions for urban resilience"
The Urban Europe Research Alliance (UERA)*, a key initiative of JPI Urban Europe, and IEFE-Bocconi** are organising an international workshop on "Nature based solutions for urban resilience" in Milan on 5 June 2018. The aim of the workshop is to analyse and compare applications of planning, evaluation and management approaches to nature based solutions at urban scale, and to assess their impacts in terms of economic development, environmental conservation, improved social cohesion and stakeholder engagement.
More information about the workshop can be found on the website of JPI Urban Europe
*: The Urban Europe Research Alliance (UERA) brings together research performing organisations and aims to strengthen, expand and optimise coordination activities and research planning in Europe in order to avoid fragmentation and optimise resources in the field of urban research and innovation capabilities. Currently UERA brings together around thirty European research organisations from thirteen different countries. More information about UERA can be found on the website of JPI Urban Europe
**: IEFE is the Center for Research on Energy and Environmental Economics and Policy at University Luigi Bocconi of Milan.