The Erasmus+ KA220 UCCRN_edu project “Urban Climate Change Research Network for Higher Education: Climate-Resilient Design, Planning and Governance of Cities” is an Erasmus+ cooperation partnership launched by world-leading Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) which include members of the Urban Climate Change Research Network (UCCRN), an international consortium dedicated to foster multidisciplinary knowledge-based cross-sectoral action on climate change mitigation and adaptation from an urban perspective.
The project aims at overcoming existing gaps in education on climate-resilient urban planning, design, and governance by establishing synergies with leading research and teaching institutions, as well as EU and international networks with relevant expertise in policy and governance dialogue with local governments and communities to streamline climate action in cities.
UCCRN_edu project partners are nine Higher Education Institutions as Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II (Italy) (Coordinator), Université Gustave Eiffel (France), Sorbonne Université (France), Aalborg Universitet (Denmark), University College Dublin (Ireland), Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (Spain), Université de Mons (Belgium); Università di Pisa (Italy,) IHE Delft Institute for Water Education (Netherlands).
The project also includes as Associated Partners leading international research and education institutions and networks (https://www.uccrn.education/partners/).
Project website : https://www.uccrn.education