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China: Climate Adaptation and Ecological Resilience Workshop in Yancheng, Jiangsu

In cooperation with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), the IUC team organised an onsite and online workshop for 50 Chinese practitioners from Yancheng City (Jiangsu Province). The event was a follow-up to the online discussion between Chinese and European Experts organised on 28 May 2020. Over 30 participants joined the meeting via live streaming. Experts from China and Europe have exchanged policy views and best practices on resilience and adaptation to climate change, with a focus on green infrastructure and sponge city solutions. The event was opened by Mr. Octavian Stamate, Climate and Energy Counsellor of the EU Delegation to China as well as by Mr. Wei JIANG, Deputy Mayor of Yancheng. For further details, please contact Ms. Jin Jingnan at


Yancheng Agenda_EN

Press Coverage (WeChat – External Link)

Workshop Report: IUC-Summary Report for Yancheng Workshop (002)



01 Yellow Sea Wetland and World Natural Heritage Protection in Yancheng

02 Economic Value and Attributes of Ecological System Services

03 Coastal green infrastructures in European cities

04 Suggestions on Yancheng’s 14th 5-Year Plan from the perspective of Wetland type World Natural Heritage

05 A Systematic Approach for a Risk-Based Green Development in Low Coastal Zones

06 Nature-Based Solutions in European cities – Resilient Practices

07 Coastal Wetland Restoration based on Nature-Based Solutions

08 Transforming User to Co-manager_A Wetland Case at Mouth of Min River




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