UbN China Webinar #1 / CLEVER Cities: Exploring nature-based solutions to urban regeneration challenges
This inaugural UrbanByNature China webinar introduces the concept of nature-based solutions (NBS) and discusses how they are being implemented across cities in Europe. In this video, CLEVER Cities coordinator Mr. Martin Krekeler explains how the cities in the project are leveraging NBS in neighbourhoods that are in need of urban regeneration: Interventions in Hamburg’s Neugraben-Fischbek district, for example, include the creation of a green corridor, a nature playground and an urban gardening initiative with residents of a refugee camp. All these are aimed at enhancing residents’ well-being and social cohesion through the provision of spaces and opportunities for recreation and personal exchange.
CLEVER Cities and Connecting Nature have joined forces to bring the UrbanByNature programme to China. Thereby, UbN China is leveraging CLEVER Cities’ expertise...