Press release | October 2023 - the 4th Project Meeting

The fourth Project Meeting and the second Collaborative CiPeL Workshop in Leuven, Belgium

The JUSTNature consortium met in person at De Romaanse Poort of Leuven to share experiences and discuss in the 2nd Collaborative CiPeL Workshop. And we reviewed the progress made and the way ahead at the 4th Project Meeting, especially in light of the review meeting with the Research Executive Agency, between 10-13 October 2023, in Leuven, Belgium.

As the project transitions into its third year, it now sets its sights on the second phase, which is focused on the implementation of the innovative practices and the dissemination and exploitation of results.

the meeting aimed:

  • review the progress made over the previous six months, and CiPel operationalisation
  • discuss what what went well and what less well
  • receive suggestions and feedback from our cities after Co-design and Co-implementation phases, and plan for data monitoring and evaluation
  • introduce research results and tools on various aspects such as, ecological (space) justice strategic planning toolkit, Socio-ecological profiles, business model, Digital twin developments, methods and indicator frameworks.

JUSTNature is making significant progress towards its innovation practice phase, with a focus on co-implementation with citizens and formation of ‘communities of practice’.

You can read and download our press release in this link.