European Union relies on green roofs in cities and towns to help reach new biodiversity targets

06/30/2022

Macro of a honey bee (apis mellifera) on a mint (menta piperita) blossom with blurred bokeh background; pesticide free environmental protection save the bees biodiversity concept;

Green and blue infrastructure give an essential contribution to urban biodiversity, writes Luigi Petito in the Summer edition of Living Architecture Monitoring.

On June 22, the European Commission proposed the first EU Nature Restoration Law in the form of unprecedented legally binding urban biodiversity targets. Such targets are intended to boost a systematic integration of vegetation into urban planning, including in public spaces, infrastructure, and in the design of buildings, in particular of their roofs and facades, and their surroundings.

Read the full article in Living Architecture Monitoring here  

 

Related Articles

European Green Infrastructure Day 2022

European Green Infrastructure Day 2022

The policy conference organised by the WGIN EU Chapter took place online on 12 May, 2022.     After the successful first edition launched last year, WGIN’s European Green Infrastructure Day (EGIDay) was back for another exciting series of discussions on how...

WGIN Chapter for Emerging Professionals is Launched

WGIN Chapter for Emerging Professionals is Launched

One of CEP’s online meetings held on December 11, 2021World Green Infrastructure Network Chapter for Emerging Professionals is LaunchedThe World Green Infrastructure Network (WGIN) has formally launched the Chapter for Emerging Professionals (CEP). The official launch...

More info


 
About us
Global network
Board
 

Useful links


 
Join us
Contact us

Follow us


Privacy Policy

© All right reserved