PublicationUrban Forests and Green Areas as Nature-Based Solutions for Brownfield Redevelopment: A Case Study from Brescia Municipal Area (Italy)

Publication from the AllianceAuthor: Masiero, M., Biasin, A., Amato, G., Malaggi, F., Pettenella, D., Nastasio, P., Anelli, S.Year of publication: 2022 Urban areas are experiencing major changes and facing significant sustainability challenges. Many cities are undergoing a transition towards a post-industrial phase and need to consider the regeneration of brownfield sites. Nature-Based Solutions (NBSs) are …

PublicationA New Index to Assess the Air Quality Impact of Urban Tree Plantation

Publication from the AllianceAuthor: Savita Datta, Anita Sharma,Vidit Parkar, Haseeb Hakkim, Ashish Kumar, Astha Chauhan, Shubham Singh Tomar, Baerbel SinhaYear of publication: 2021 At present, urban planners select tree species for urban plantation based on the size, aerodynamic properties, the aesthetic value of trees and the tree’s air pollution tolerance and rank choices based on …

EventsIncreasing Urban Forest Resiliency In a Changing World – Tree Diversity 4 Conference

Events from the AllianceOrganizer: University of Florida et al.Where: St Petersburg, FloridaDate: 02 – 03 August 2022 The Urban Tree Diversity Conference series works to bring the world’s leading researchers and real-world experts together to discuss how science, practice, policy, and community engagement can be used to expand the palette of trees grown and planted …

EventsEuropean Forum on Urban Forestry 2022

Events from the AllianceOrganizer: European Forum on Urban ForestryWhere: Belgrade (Serbia)Date: 17 – 21 May 2022 The City of Belgrade is pleased to announce the 24th European Forum on Urban Forestry (EFUF). The Forum will be held from 17-21 May 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia. The Forum theme is adaptive measures in urban forests. EFUF 2022 …

PublicationUrban Green Care Market Outlook

Publication from the AllianceAuthor: Dennis Roitsch, Colm O’Driscoll, Rik De Vreese, Tahia Devisscher, Matilda van den Bosch, Cecilia FraccaroliYear of publication: 2021 The market outlook for Urban green care (UGC), produced by Green4C, was designed to provide market figures and business models primarily associated with the thematic sector UGC. The data for this study was …