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European Green Capital Award - Future-proof Toolkit


Tools and resources

Green City Tool: A simple self-assessment and benchmarking tool for green cities.

Urban Adaptation Support Tool: Supports cities in developing climate change adaptation plans.

Urban Nature Atlas: A database of almost 1000 examples of Nature-Based Solutions from across Europe.

European Resilience Management Guideline :Guidance for cities in strengthening their local resilience.

European Climate Risk Typology: Compares and analyses climate risk in European cities and regions.

Oppla: The EU repository of Nature-Based Solutions and natural capital, ecosystem services.

UrbanByNature: The global programme for urban nature pioneers.

RAMSES adaptation toolbox: Quantified impacts of climate change, and costs and benefits of adaptation.

Benefits Estimation Tool: Values the benefits of blue-green infrastructure.

Optioneering approach: Encourages private businesses to invest in public green space.


How can your city become future-proof?

On 12 June 2019 the Future-proof webinar took place, with guidance, insider tips and presentations from Network member cities Hamburg (Green roof strategy), Oslo (stormwater management) and Lisbon (green infrastructure programme).