Type of initiating organisation
Led by non-government actors
Participatory approaches/ community involvement
Details on the roles of the organisations involved in the project
Project implemented in response to ...
The project was launched by the University of Bologna in collaboration with Columbia University of New York. Departments involved in the project were: Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile, Chimica, Ambientale e dei Materiali (DICAM) e del Centro Interdipartimentale di Ricerca Industriale Edilizia e Costruzioni – U.O. Fluidodinamica (CIRI EC) in collaborazione con l’Ufficio Tecnico di Ateneo (AUTC), il Dipartimento di Scienze Agrarie (DipSA) e l’Azienda Agraria dell’Università di Bologna (AUB).
The construction was managed by three companies: Seic Verde Pensile, Harpo spa and Casalini & Co. srl (1, 2, 3, 4)
... an EU policy or strategy? Yes
The project was partly financed by LIFE+. The LIFE programme is the EU’s funding instrument for the environment and climate action. The general objective of LIFE is to contribute to the implementation, updating and development of EU environmental and climate policy and legislation by co-financing projects with European added value (3).
... a national policy or strategy? Unknown
... a local policy or strategy? Yes
The intervention was part of the Environmental Sustainability Plan developed by the University of Bologna for the years 2013-2016 (3).