WELCOME TO THE THINKNATURE PLATFORM!

A multi-stakeholder communication platform supporting the understanding and promotion of Nature based Solutions (NbS).

A continuous dialogue & interaction on NbS to:

  • steer dialogue through forums and debates
  • identify, communicate & promote successful NbS
  • identify regulatory, economic & technical barriers
  • foster collaboration at local, regional, national & EU levels
  • develop synergy with other projects on NbS
ThinkNature Interviews

The ThinkNature project organized a series of short video recorded interviews with conference participants during the H2020 Clustering Action "Transforming Cities, Enhancing Well-being: innovating with nature-based solutions" which took place at the University of A Coruña in 2018 . The interviewees are NBS experts of different background and expertise (policy makers, market actors, scientists, end users/authorities), providing a range of perspectives and different insights into the present and the future of NBS.

Interviews

ThinkNature Summer School 2019
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ThinkNature is announcing the Summer School: Nature-Based Solutions – From Theory to Practice, 2-6 September 2019, Chania, Greece.

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Cooperation Manifesto
NATURE-BASED SOLUTIONS

Re-naturing cities through the cooperation and support of the European Nature-Based Solutions Projects

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ThinkNature Handbook on NBS

The objective of the handbook is to gather and promote state-of-the-art knowledge regarding Nature-Based Solutions (NBS) and to provide a comprehensive guide to all relevant actors

Handbook

Bucharest Forum on Nature-Based Solutions
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Bucharest Forum on Nature-Based Solutions

A debate with a thematic focus on: (1) Cities & policies and (2) Business models & technical aspects.

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Paris Forum Presentations
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Paris Forum on Nature-Based Solutions

Addressing major societal challenges: Climate change adaptation-mitigation, risk management and resilience.

Presentations

Greentown
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The ThinkNature consortium is proud to announce Greentown, the NBS scenario game developed by the ThinkNature partners. The game is to demonstrate the impact of choices and thereby the advantages of using nature-based solutions.

Play the game!

NbS101: Nature-based solutions for beginners

Material for those who want to know more about Nature based Solutions (NbS)

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“An NbS Hub, unique contact point for online dialogue, knowledge repository and networking.”

Latest entries

  1. The SLU and NBS Urban Agenda Partnership, C. de Luca - ThinkNature Webinar 4
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    This recording concerns the first presentation about "The Sustainable Land Use (SLU) and Nature Based Solution (NBS) Urban Agenda Partnership: Brief overview and focus on Action 6 on better...

    Submitted on June 10, 2019 - 4:25pm

  2. Interview with EU policy officer Josefine Enfedaque about NBS
    Video/Webinar Resource: Video,

    Josefina Enfedaque is Policy Officer about Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services and Public Engagement in Nature-Based Solutions of European Commission (DG Research & Innovation).

    Interview...

    Submitted on May 29, 2019 - 6:02pm

  3. Interview with Victor Beumer, Consultant on Urban Nature-based Solutions
    Video/Webinar Resource: Video,

    Victor Beumer is Cluster Manager for Hybrid Green & Grey Infrastructure at EU Water Platform (WssTp).

    Interview included the following questions:

    1. Do you think business will...
    Submitted on May 29, 2019 - 5:52pm

  4. Interview with Ricardo Garcia Mira on Nature-based Solutions
    Video/Webinar Resource: Video,

    Ricardo Garcia Mira is Professor in University of A Coruna, Department of Psychology and Director of People-Environment Research Group.

    Interview included the following questions:

      ...
    Submitted on May 29, 2019 - 5:11pm

  5. Interview with Kristyna Pelikanova (European Investment Bank)
    Video/Webinar Resource: Video,

    Kristyna Pelikanova is Civil Society Officer in SG/CR/CS - Civil Society Division of European Investment Bank.

    Interview included the following questions:

    1. How would you define...
    Submitted on May 29, 2019 - 3:50pm