Entries by Alexandru Matei

February 2018 – Call(s) for Knowledge

Call for knowledge EKLIPSE invites experts (as individuals or in a consortium) to apply and answer three questions of high interest: Is missing knowledge hampering the effectiveness of approaches that aim to restore biodiversity and ecosystem service function and services?   Deadline: 5th February 2018 How can we better integrate research and knowledge on biodiversity and […]

Videos Nature-Based Solutions for Greener Cities

We recommend you three video presentations on Nature-Based Solutions which had been realized during the  “Nature-Based Solutions for Greener Cities” free webinar organized by our partners Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP) on 31 October 2017. The experts present explored to what extent and with what methods, cities are currently adopting Nature-Based Solutions, as a fix to their challenges. For this, […]

8 April to 13 April 2018 The European Geosciences Union EGU General Assembly

Place: Vienna; Austria Date:  8 April to 13 April 2018 The EGU General Assembly 2018 will include a session regarding “Urban sustainable development: resilience to environmental problems and natural hazards through eco-engineering solutions” The session seeks for presentations regarding Nature-Based Solutions and their integration with other engineering solutions to mitigate urban hazards. This session also aims to […]

29 January – 2 February 2018 TERRAenVISION Environmental Issues Today: Scientific Solutions for Societal Issues

29 January – 2 February 2018 TERRAenVISION Environmental Issues Today: Scientific Solutions for Societal Issues Place: Barcelona Date: 29 January – 2 February 2018 TERRAenVISION Environmental Issues Today: Scientific Solutions for Societal Issues will include also a Plenary session on Nature-based Solutions.  This session aims to give an overview of the current situation on new theoretical/analytical tools and methods to demonstrate […]

ThinkNature Brainstorming Forum and the Symposium on Indicators for Transformative City Innovation with NBS

Place: A Coruña, Spain Date: May 16-18, 2018 We are honored to announce that on 16-18 May 2018 in A Coruña Spain, the ThinkNature project in cooperation with Connecting  Nature project will host the ThinkNature Brainstorming Forum and the Symposium on Indicators for Transformative City Innovation with Nature-based Solutions.  The forum will reflect on the latest information […]

November 6, Nature-based Solutions for more sustainable and resilient societies

Place: European Parliament, Room P4B001, Brussels, BE Date: 6 November 2017, 18:30 – 20:30  Nature-based Solutions for more sustainable and resilient societies Benedek Jávor Member of the European Parliament invites you to debate about “Nature-based Solutions for more sustainable and resilient societies“.  The event is organised in partnership with: EU Presidencies Estonia, Bulgaria and Austria European […]

Videos Nature-Based Solutions: Pandora box or reconciling concept? 

We recommend you five video presentations on Nature-Based Solutions which had been realized during the  “Nature-Based Solutions: Pandora box or reconciling concept?” free webinar organized by our partners EKLIPSE & BiodivERsA on 4 October 2017. This was a follow-up of the Joint Foresight Workshop « Social Innovation and Nature-Based Solutions » that was held in Brussels in December 2016(see here). NBS has a high potential […]

Conference Tallinn NBS2017 

  Place: Tallinn, Estonia Date: October 24-26, 2017  At the end of October Tallinn will host the conference Nature-Based Solutions: From Innovation to Common-use (NBS2017). This flagship event is organised by of the Presidency of the Estonian Republic of the Council of the European Union, the Ministry of the Environment of Estonia and the University of Tallinn.  The […]

October 10: Nature-based solutions: opportunities for business

Place: BluePoint Brussels Date: October 10, 2017 (14:00 – 17:30) Oppla invites you to join “Nature-based solutions: opportunities for business” event which will provide unique insights for businesses and researchers in tackling today’s challenges and working together for a sustainable future. It will bring together over 100 leading experts from enterprise and academia to exchange knowledge, share experiences […]

October 4 Webinar on Nature-Based Solutions

Place: Online  Date: October 4, 2017 (from 13.00 to 14.30 CET) Nature-Based Solutions: Pandora box or reconciling concept?  Update (2017/10/06) All video recordings of the webinar can be seen here. As a follow-up of the Joint Foresight Workshop « Social Innovation and Nature-Based Solutions » that was held in Brussels in December 2016(see here), EKLIPSE and BiodivERsA, are inviting you […]