NetworkNature at the European Urban Resilience Forum

8 October 2021

Nature-based solutions are a promising vehicle for ecosystem restoration and for strengthening resilience to climate change impacts. Yet, to achieve the desired impacts, coordinated action and planning across scales and sectors are required. For this reason Network Nature invites you to join an engaging session titled, "Stepping up integrated action on ecosystem and climate resilience", organised by Network Nature for the European Urban Resilience Forum in Malmö (hybrid format). The event will take place on October 19, 2021 14:00 - 15:30 CEST and promises to be an engaging discussion on  urban and regional approaches for the successful embedding of biodiversity and climate action in policy and practice.

Discussion will be moderated by Bettina Wilk, Senior officer green infrastructure and biodiversity at ICLEI Europe and coordinator of the H2020 project NetworkNature

Speakers include:

  • Per-Arne Nilsson, City of Malmö
  • Fernando Louro Alves, Department of Environment, Green Infrastructure,
  • Jurre de Vries / Rijkswaterstaat, Senior Advisor coast and estuaries the Netherlands

  • Monica A. Altamirano, Phd, Public-Private Partnerships Specialist at NOW Partners and Advisor to Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management

  • Johan Folkesson, IFLA Europe, President of the Chapter for Landscape Architects, Swedish Architects

Be sure to register for the event to join in on the fun, as we explore topics directly with speakers such as, cross-sectoral approaches towards nature-positive planning and challenges and solutions in integrating nature into planning. 

See you in Malmö and online. >>Registration