Published October 22, 2020 | Version v1
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Transition towards Circular Bioeconomy – Integrative Planning Concepts in City and Landscape Planning

  • 1. European Forest Institute (EFI)


The presentation was part of the webinar "Low Carbon Construction – From Urban Planning to Building Design", which was looking into planning concepts for using wood for urban sustainability. A joint presentation by Prof Dr Pekka Leskinen and Dr Rik De Vreese focussed on (1) emission reduction through subsituting concrete and steel with wood; (2) implementing urban forests/urban trees as nature-based solutions for reducing carbon emissions; and (3) integrative planning concepts to achieve (1) and (2). 



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CLEARING HOUSE – CLEARING HOUSE - Collaborative Learning in Research, Information-sharing and Governance on How Urban tree-based solutions support Sino-European urban futures 821242
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