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This time, we look back at the moments that sparked our collective joy and achievement through the 𝗿𝗲𝗰𝗮𝗽 from myriad project activities and our City Practice Labs highlighted stories.
- 𝗜𝗻 𝗙𝗲𝗯𝗿𝘂𝗮𝗿𝘆 - the project launched the website and social media channels
- 𝗜𝗻 𝗠𝗮𝘆 - Munich welcomed spring and the JUSTNature project team at the 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗳𝗶𝗿𝘀𝘁-𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗿 𝗽𝗿𝗼𝗷𝗲𝗰𝘁 𝗺𝗲𝗲𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴. The event allowed participants to discuss how to shape our cities, making them more sustainable and livable for the community and investigating new systems that can conserve ecosystem benefits to people.
- 𝗜𝗻 𝗝𝘂𝗻𝗲 - the JUSTNature team joined the New European Bauhaus 2022, In Malta, Research Innovation Unit started to share in-depth studies on the Urban Heat Island.
- 𝗜𝗻 𝗝𝘂𝗹𝘆 - Munich held the Conference of City Makers “Munich plans the future”.
- 𝗜𝗻 𝗦𝗲𝗽𝘁𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 - NetworkNature EU organised the Taskforces Cluster Meeting, gathered NBS project representatives and shared knowledge. In Malta, the Operation Earth Show organised by University of Malta sent a message about our values and missions to local audiences.
- 𝗜𝗻 𝗢𝗰𝘁𝗼𝗯𝗲𝗿, we started the month by publishing the project video. Eurac Research presented JUSTNature at 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝟱𝟴𝘁𝗵 𝗜𝗦𝗢𝗖𝗔𝗥𝗣 𝗪𝗼𝗿𝗹𝗱 𝗣𝗹𝗮𝗻𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗖𝗼𝗻𝗴𝗿𝗲𝘀𝘀. The consortium met again at the 𝟮𝗻𝗱 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗷𝗲𝗰𝘁 𝗠𝗲𝗲𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 in Chania. And Munich kicked off local collaboration with local partners at the last week of October.
- 𝗜𝗻 𝗡𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿, it was a very fruitful moment beginning with us sending out the 𝗳𝗶𝗿𝘀𝘁 𝗻𝗲𝘄𝘀𝗹𝗲𝘁𝘁𝗲𝗿; Crowdhelix organised 𝗖𝗹𝘂𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗘𝘃𝗲𝗻𝘁 hosting 3 sister programs together (DivAirCityH2020 & UPSURGE project); Merano & Bolzano organised an open discussion on sustainability and presented the JustNature project idea to locals. Leuven marked to turn a grey and car-parked street into an international model street by 2025. And last but not least, University of Malta organised 3-week interactive Pop-up Parks events in Gzira, creating dialogues with local citizens.
Big applause to all our partners who make every month increasing of new activities and more people involved in the JUSTNature. We will also meet again in March in #Szombathely for the third Progress Meeting.
Until then, we wish you all a happy holiday, merry Christmas, a relaxing vacation, and a happy new year!