ThinkNature Webinars

ThinkNature Webinars

January – April 2019

 

ThinkNature is organizing a series of four webinars between January and April of 2019 that will introduce and cover several aspects of Nature-Based Solutions (NBS) to a wide audience. The objectives of this webinar series is to raise awareness and understanding on the concept of NBS and to support and promote knowledge on multiple aspects of NBS design and implementation. The expected target audience would be researchers, policy-makers, practitioners and businesses that are active or interested in NBS.

 

Each webinar will focus on a different aspect of NBS design and implementation:

Webinar 1 - NBS: Concept, Practices and Benefits

17 January 2019, 14.30-15.30 CET

ThinkNature first webinar invites scientists, business/market actors, policy makers and authorities’/organizations’ representatives to discover the concept, practices and benefits of NBS. In the context of this webinar, the above-mentioned issues will be presented by major NBS experts:
–      Emmanuelle Cohen-Shacham
Nature-based Solutions Thematic Group Leader, Commission on Ecosystem Management (CEM), International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
–      Nadja Kabisch
GreenEquityHEALTH Junior Research Group Leader, Institute of Geography, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
–      Nikolaos Nikolaidis
ThinkNature Coordinator, School of Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Crete (TUC)
During the webinar, the attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in short surveys and pose their own questions regarding the presented issues to the speakers.
 
For technical reasons, the webinar audience will be confined. Therefore, individuals that are interested in attending this webinar should register in the following link as soon as possible and no later than the 6th of January:

Registration is closed

The accepted applicants will receive confirmation on their participation and be informed about how to join the webinar by the 10th of January.

Webinar 2 - Technology and Practice of NBS

Under development

Webinar 3 - Financing and Business Models for NBS

Under development

Webinar 4 - Governance Models for NBS: Policies, Strategies and Decision Making Mechanisms

Under development