Cross Sectoral

Valladolid Spain

H2020

Renaturing Urban Plans across Europe

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URBAN GreenUP


PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Objectives:

URBAN GreenUP aims at the development, application and replication of Renaturing Urban Plans in a number of European and non-European partner cities with the aim to mitigate the effects of climate change, improve air quality and water management, as well as to increase the sustainability of our cities through innovative Nature-based solutions.

Characteristics:

The main measures of URBAN GreenUP are underpinned by our SEAP and SUMP. It is also part of our Integrated Sustainable Urban Development Strategy called INNOLID 2020+.

The consortium of the project consists of 25 partners: Cities of Liverpool, Iztmir, Mantova, Ludwigsburg, Medellin, CARTIF (coordinator, University of Liverpool, Community Forest Trust, GMV.


TECHNICAL & FINANCIAL DETAILS

Financing scheme:

H2020

Phase:

Development, Implementation

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KEY SUCCESS FACTORS (REPLICATION POTENTIAL)

  • Making the infrastructure more eco-friendly (green pedestrian zones, green bike lines, green noise barriers)
  • Successful partnerships with some stakeholders: for example, the agreement with an important shopping center in the downtown - The City Council installs the green façade and the commercial center comprises with the maintenance