Biodiversity & Nature-based Solutions

In its current form, urbanisation and the lifestyle of city populations is rapidly depleting biodiversity, as well as public and private green spaces.

To create a healthy living environment and to be sustainable, urban development must preserve biodiversity by safeguarding and developing multi-functional and connected green spaces in cities. Green spaces and their ecosystems can act as a nature-based solution to tackle societal, economic, and environmental challenges.

ICLEI is a long-term advocate of the importance of urban biodiversity and green spaces and supports local governments in maintaining and encouraging it. By working with cities to implement nature-based solutions, ICLEI also helps them to improve their resilience and create a cohesive urban society.

Videos

 

Newsletter archive

Click here to subscribe to receive ICLEI Europe Urban Resilience News updates, and browse our archive of past newsletters below.

Find out more

If you have any questions:

Send an email to iclei-europe@iclei.org