EUROPEAN NBS PROJECTS ECOSYSTEM
The environmental concept of NBS has recently been identified by the E.U. as a strategic frame to help the development of sustainable cities.
Nature4Cities is one of the two research program selected and funded by the European Union in order to build a common ground for “NBS & Re-Naturing Cities”, through the H2020 Research and Innovation Programme.
H2020 NBS PROJECTS
Research and innovation actions
New governance, business, financing models and economic assessment tools
Operationalising insurance value of ecosystems
Strategic research agenda
Consolidating research about ecosystem services, biodiversity and natural capital
Land-use and -management
Demonstrating innovative NBS in cities
Dialogue platforms to promote innovation with NBS
Knowledge and learning mechanism on biodiversity and ecosystem services
Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services