It is now open the call for the doctoral program in “Sustainability: Economics, Environment, Management and Society“. It is a rigorous training and research program which will provide PhD students with the know-how to investigate, develop and implement models and methods in the multidisciplinary nexus of […]
On March 30 we celebrated a MOVE-ON SeaSketch capacity building event, part of the project’s Task 2.4 knowledge sharing and capacity building for ecosystem services methods. This online training aimed to show the capacity of the SeaSketch participatory platform for Marine Spatial Planning and the mapping […]
The RePlan (re-Planning Nature-based solutions and Green Infrastructure for Sustainable Urban Transformations) spring meeting took place on March 21 and 22 in Stockholm. This meeting aimed to create a common pathway toward the implementation of the three project activities 1) address the coordination across planning levels […]
The book Nature-based Solutions for Sustainable Urban planning, Greening Cities, Shaping cities, is out now! It includes a chapter by the PLANES research group on performance-based urban planning and ecosystem services assessment in the city of Trento. Available at
Nel mese di Gennaio 2022 è stato pubblicato dal Centro di Ricerca sui consumi di Suolo il rapporto: “Consumo di Suolo, Servizi Ecosistemici e Green Infrastructures. Metodi, ricerche e progetti innovativi per incrementare il Capitale naturale e migliorare la resilienza urbana.” I contributi presenti intendono fornire […]
Davide Geneletti gave an invited presentation about the role of Nature-based solutions for sustainable urban planning, focusing on the need to account for inter and intra-generational equity. More info here
Davide Geneletti participated to this seminar organized by DASTU, Politecnico di Milano, to discuss two key aspects for an effective integration of nature in urban planning: governance models and the recognition of nature as a stakeholder. More info here
Davide Geneletti gave a keynote at the Urban Natures workshop, organized by Urban Futures LABEX, University of Paris-Est. The talk introduced the topic of nature-based solutions (NbS) in urban areas and discussed some key open issues related to NbS planning and implementation: • Designing targeted NbS: […]
Our PLANES member Francesco Sica is one of the winners of the “Premio Minerva”, launched by the Fondazione Roma Sapienza, which awards a merit mention to PhDs for their studies and significant contribution to scientific progress in their field of research.
Our PhD student Erica Bruno joined the 15th Alternet Summer School in Peyresq (France, Haute-de-Provence Alpes). Lectures included topics such as biodiversity loss and conservation, ecosystem services and nature’s contribution to people. The final group work focused on the socio-ecological system of the Upper Verdon region. […] On 29 September, ‘UniTrentoMag’ dedicated an article to the work of Davide Geneletti and our lab.The contribution highlights the benefits of green spaces for human wellbeing and our research activity to support urban planning in bringing nature to cities.
On January 7, 2022, SpringerNature will release the book Nature-based Solutions for Sustainable Urban Planning, edited by Israa Mahmoud, Eugenio Morello, Fabiano Lemes and Davide Geneletti. The book will provide insights on analytical methods, planning strategies and shared governance for successfully integrating Nature-based Solutions (NbS) in […]
The MOVE project is happy to share the promotional video to disseminate the main project results. The work developed during MOVE helped in the launching of the first steps for MAES implementation in European Union overseas regions, allowing them to meet the current challenges of ecosystem […]
On September 16, PhD student Erica Bruno has participated in the “Urbanpromo GREEN” conference presenting at the seminar proposed by the Italian association of estimate and valuation (SIEV): “Valori e Valutazioni per la transizione ecologica”. Erica’s contribution dealt with the planning instrument of Transfer of Development […]
The PLANES members Davide Longato, Chiara Cortinovis, and Davide Geneletti participated in the INPUT conference on 9th September 2021 with the presentation “Identifying spatial opportunities for Nature-based solutions planning in cities: a case study in the area of Valletta, Malta”.
The PLANES members Davide Geneletti, Chiara Cortinovis, Davide Longato, M. Susana Orta-Ortiz and Jarumi Kato-Huerta participated in the SURE conference on 7 and 8 July 2021. The contributions presented were: “Identifying suitable policy instruments to promote nature-based solutions in cities: a decision tree approach” by Davide Longato; […]