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Urban Agriculture and Social Benefits

A review of research from 57 different countries highlights the extensive social and cultural benefits of urban agriculture. These include…

Willingness to pay for green roofs

Potentially the first of its kind, Netusil et al. (2022) research revealed a household willingness to pay value for a…

Green Barriers To Improve Air Quality Around School Playgrounds

Poor air quality is a global issue, but there are particular concerns around children breathing-in pollutants. Aerial pollutants aggravate the…

AIPH announces Technical Panel of judges for World Green City Awards 2022

Twenty-three multi-disciplinary experts from around the globe have been selected to join the technical panel to assess and score the…

Flooded business street in a small town.

Distributing nature-based solutions equitably

Pallathadka et al. (2022) USA study found historic and modern disparities in the implementation of green infrastructure for flood mitigation.…

Valladolid Building

The challenges of choosing the right nature-based solution

The use of NbS can provide multi-dimensional benefits to urban areas. These include but are not limited to, improved air…

A marriage of art, plants and movement

30,000 bulbs, 57 trees and 350 shrubs - described as a marriage of art, plants and movement. What’s behind the…

AIPH to host two sessions at TNOC Festival 2022

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) joins forces with The Nature of Cities (TNOC) to bring two exciting sessions…

AIPH Green City Conference presents ‘living green’ in action

Bringing nature into the built environment and the local policies and strategies that activate these global agendas was the focus…

AIPH International Green City Conference presents Greening Cities for Sustainable Development

The AIPH 2022 International Green City Conference on 8 March in the Media Centre of Expo Dubai 2020, UAE, from…

Now is the Time for Greener Cities

Calling all Cities to Enter the AIPH World Green City Awards Today! AIPH proudly presents the AIPH World Green City Awards,…

AIPH Partners with the European Federation of Green Roof and Living Wall Associations (EFB) for Greener Cities

The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH), the world’s champion for the power of plants, is proud to welcome EFB…