UbN China Webinar#6 / Clever Cities: The NBS Replication Roadmap
The final UrbanByNature (UbN) China webinar concluded with STEP7/UPSCALE of the UbN programme and focused on main-streaming nature-based solutions in urban planning and policy. In this video, Philipp Lahaela Walter, a Senior Officer for Biodiversity and Green Infrastructure at ICLEI Europe, discusses the CLEVER Cities approach to replicating nature-based solutions (NBS) in cities around Europe and the world. Helen Nilson, a Project Manager of the City of Malmö's Environment Department, then introduces the function of an Urban Innovation Partnership (UIP), which is an informal alliance in each city consisting of local and city authorities, community groups and businesses invested in the implementation of NBS.
CLEVER Cities and Connecting Nature have joined forces to bring the UrbanByNature programme to China. Thereby, UbN China is leveraging CLEVER Cities’ expertise...