Publications

Publications

Take part of the UNaLab project deliverables and other publications

  • By Ryan Titley

D6.2 Municipal Governance Guidelines

The Municipal Governance Guidelines aim to support cities in overcoming governance-related challenges in relation to the effective development of nature-based solutions.

  • By Ryan Titley

D6.3 Business Models and Financing Strategies

This report provides city planners with examples of business models for selected NBS, as well as potential financing strategies that could support NBS implementation and operation efforts. 

  • By Heidi Johansson

D6.4 NBS Value Model

The UNaLab Value Model explores the often intangible values of NBS. It thereby aims to establish a link between the identified NBS, associated beneficiaries and their individual benefits, as well as available financing options.

  • By Heidi Johansson

D6.5 Joint Vision Report

This report focuses on the vision development. It presents the system analysis, ambitions, and visions of the follower cities. Further, it contains the Drivers for Change for climate resilient cities that can be used by other cities to develop their own vision. 

  • By Ryan Titley

D7.1 Stakeholders and Target Groups Report

Report on the stakeholders and target groups of the UNaLab project.

  • By Ryan Titley

D7.2 Dissemination and Communication Strategy

Dissemination and Communication Strategy for the UNaLab project. 

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Take a look at the peer-reviewed publications produced by the UNaLab project partners

  • By Heidi Johansson

Microalgae Grow on Source Separated Human Urine in Nordic Climate: Outdoor Pilot-scale Cultivation

Authored by Pritha Chatterjee, Marianna Granatier, Praveen Ramasamy, Marika Kokko, Aino-Maija Lakaniemi & Jukka Rintala. Published in the Journal of Environmental Management in February 2019.

  • By Heidi Johansson

Nature-based Solutions - Resolving Climate Induced Urban Challenges

Authored by Zarrin Fatima, Laura Wendling, Ville Rinta-Hiiro, Johannes Jermakka & Maarit Särkilahti. Published in Maankäyttö in May 2019.

  • By Heidi Johansson

Short and Medium- to Long-term Impacts of Nature-based Solutions on Urban Heat

Authored by Bruno Augusto, Peter Roebeling, Sandra Rafael, Joana Ferreira, Ana Ascenso & Carole Bodilis. Published in Sustainable Cities and Society in June 2020.

  • By Heidi Johansson

The Institutionalization of Nature-based Solutions - A Discourse Analysis of Emergent Literature

Authored by Rúben Mendes, Teresa Fidélis, Peter Roebeling & Filipe Teles. Published in Resources in January 2020.

  • By Heidi Johansson

Uptake and implementation of Nature-Based Solutions: An analysis of barriers using Interpretive Structural Modeling

Authored by Shahryar Sarabi, Qi Han, A. Georges L. Romme, Bauke de Vries, Rianne Valkenburg & Elke den Ouden. Published in the Journal of Environmental Management in June 2020.

  • By Heidi Johansson

Urban Living Labs: Towards an Integrated Understanding of their Key Components

Authored by Diana Chronéer, Anna Ståhlbröst & Abdolrasoul Habibipour. Published in the Technology Innovation Management Review in March 2019.

Theses

Theses

Read theses produced as part of the UNaLab project work

  • By Heidi Johansson

Luontoperustaisten hulevesiratkaisujen toteutusprosessi ja sen kehittäminen Tampereen kaupungilla

Authored by Outi Tahvonen. Degree Programme in Landscape Design and Construction, Häme University of Applied Sciences, Lepaa, Finland, 2020.

  • By Heidi Johansson

Mapping the Life Cycle Co-creation Process of Nature-based Solutions for Urban Climate Change Adaptation

Authored by Marta Irene de los Rios White. The Department of Environment and Planning, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal, 2018.

  • By Heidi Johansson

NBS for Climate Change Adaptation: the Roadmap Potential to Enable Cooperative Institutions for Managing Urban Green Commons

Authored by David Lameiras Barrera. The Department of Environment and Planning, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal, 2018.