Blog posts

23 September 2020

What about urban green inequalities?

Nature-based solutions hold the potential to drive the urban sustainability agenda and meet societal challenges but how are the benefits of new urban nature to be distributed and through what means? 
21 September 2020

Paved square to public park: a case study from Utrecht

The Roerplein Pocket Park is one of Utrecht’s prime examples of a successful citizen-led nature-based solution.
17 September 2020

Updating the Urban Nature Atlas

Work underway to review the Urban Nature Atlas containing 1,000 examples of nature-based solutions from 100 European cities.
7 September 2020

Fighting the 'Asphalt Desert' and ‘Land Consumption’ in Cities

Urban planning and climate change are closely interlinked. The way we build our cities affects both the local and the global climate.