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Using drones for the Shipley Canal Road Corridor pilot in Bradford Council

Thursday, September 13, 2018
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As part of the BEGIN project, Bradford Council is running a pilot in the area. Bradford is looking at different key aspects is this area related to blue green infrastru…

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International Summer School 'Green Climate Axes in Ghent'

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
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During a nine-day summer school (27 August – 4 September 2018), students will explore the design challenge for a number of green climate axes in Ghent. This exploration will cover different scales (a…

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Dordrecht Spring School: pilot projects on climate adaptation

Thursday, May 31, 2018
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This week the 'Dordrecht Spring School' has started. It is a pilot school on climate adaptation in the week from May 28 up to and including June 1. Experts, students, policymakers and stakeholders of …

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BEGIN project makes huge step forward in Social Innovation

Thursday, May 10, 2018
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BEGIN partners are winding down from their biannual partner meeting in Hamburg, which took place during the 25th – 26th of April. Partners marked the meeting as one of the most successful yet – a…

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BEGIN Partners convene in Hamburg to devise narratives and engage stakeholders in BGI projects

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
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BEGIN partners will meet this month in Hamburg (25 – 26 April) to progress and leverage community engagement for BGI in communities. Participants include members from BEGIN’s 10…

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Meet the Vogelbuurt

Monday, March 26, 2018
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In February, the Municipality of Dordrecht in The Netherlands hosted a workshop for the BEGIN partners: Cities of Antwerp, Ghent and Bradford. With these partners, Dordrecht has an intensified coll…

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City2City learning expert presents at IPCC Cities and Climate Change Science Conference

Tuesday, March 6, 2018
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Image: David Miller, former Mayor of Toronto and North American Director of C40 Cities

Expert in City2City learning, Wolfgang Haupt, is presenting research on the significance of City2City lear…

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Bradford welcomes Antwerp, Ghent & Dordrecht to discuss the regeneration of the city

Monday, February 26, 2018
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By 2030, Bradford Council aims to deliver quality jobs, sustainable neighbourhoods with new homes, schools, transport links, leisure opportunities and environmentally improved public open spaces and…

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Antwerp takes on three-day City2City learning exchange

Thursday, February 15, 2018
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On February 6th 2018, the Antwerp municipality kicked-off a back-to-back three day learning exchange with BEGIN partner cities Bradford, Dordrecht and Ghent. The choice of partners for this exchange …

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Dordrecht unites forces with Belgians and Britons

Thursday, February 8, 2018
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Today, the Taskforce Water City of the Municipality of Dordrecht hosts a workshop on finding solutions for climate change in the city. Participants are fellow civil servants and advisors from the Be…

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