Green City Action Plans (GCAP) as strategies for urban resilience

UrbanByNature – The Global Programme for Urban Nature Pioneers

5 February 2021, 13:00 - 14:00

13:00 CET (16:00 AMT, AZT, GET)

In this webinar, we continue with STEP4/COMMIT & PLAN of the UrbanByNature program. The participants are introduced by ICLEI European Secretariat into the methodology of Green City Action Plans (GCAP) as strategic planning and investment methodology employed by EBRD for Green Cities and the potential role of nature-based solutions in building urban resilience through this framework. Further, the Participants will hear on GCAP experiences from three cities in two Caucasian countries: Yerevan and Gyumri (Armenia), including the resilience initiatives in Tbilisi (Georgia).

Speakers for this online seminar are:

  • ICLEI, European Secretariat, Freiburg, Germany
  • Astghine Pasoyan, American University of Armenia
  • Ana Ardelean, Chief Resilience Officer, Tbilisi City Hall, Georgia

 The webinar will be moderated by Mamuka Gvilava (GeoGraphic, Georgia) and Shushanik Asmaryan (CENS, Armenia).

There will be time for questions from participants.

If you were not able to join the previous seminars of UrbanByNature's new phase, which extends its reach to the Caucasus region, you can find the recordings of past events on the CitiesWithNature Youtube channel.

Please also save the date for the sixth online seminar of the series, which will be held on 02 April 2021, 13:00-14:00 CET (16:00-17:00 AMT, AZT, GET). More information will follow.

To learn more about the UrbanByNature programme in the Caucasus and receive all updates, click here. Do not forget to register for the UrbanByNature Programme by clicking here.