CommunicationOctober 26, 2012by Jessica HuntingfordPERIURBAN PARKS Final Conference

Resolvo helped organise the Conference Periurban Parks: Adding Value to Metropolitan Areas, che ha held in Florence on 25 October 2012.

The conference presented the results of the three year cooperation project PERIURBAN Parks, co-funded by  INTERREG IVC and coordinated by the Regional Government of Tuscany – Sector for Spatial Planning.

Through a mixture of panel discussions, key note speeches, and policy recommendations, the one day conference represented a learning experience for participants, as well as a moment to take stock of European experiences in the field on environmental management of periurban areas, including the question of green infrastructure.