Future perspectives in Green Care | Online event

Have you ever thought about the influence and added value of nature on health, well being and social inclusion? On the 15th of March 2022, the Wageningen University and Elevate Health – partners of Green4C – have organised an event to present some interesting opportunities in Green Care. Students from all universities are welcomed to …

New opportunity: the Green4C Business Innovation Challenge

Are you interested in the ways nature can promote health and social inclusion? Do you have an innovative idea promoting the benefit of nature? Would you like to learn how to start your own project? Co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union, Green4C is a three-years Knowledge Alliance promoting nature-based solutions for health, …

Financing Urban green care

How can Urban green care initiatives find the funding for their activities? What are the main challenges and opportunities they encounter? Obtaining financing for your Green Care initiative in urban green spaces is no easy feat. This is primarily due to their “hybrid” nature. In our recent report “Nature for Health, Well-being and Social Inclusion: …

What if your doctor prescribes you a walk in the park?

More and more countires are thinking about developping a green prescriptions framework. Besides being an effective answer to health and social concerns, green prescribing can bring important co-benefits on the environment too. Biodiversity loss and climate change may appear to develop independently from public health issues, however they are often deeply connected. There is a …

Professional training and education: today’s challenge to boost the Green Care market

The Green4C project has published a series of Market Outlooks identifying the need for professional training and education as key to driving innovation in the Green Care sector. In the last months, the Erasmus+ Green4C project elaborated four market perspectives, one for each thematic sector: Forest-based care, Green care tourism, Social agriculture, and Urban green …

Green4C: enabling nature-based health and social care through Knowledge Alliances

On Wednesday the 1st of December, from 15:00 to 18:00 CET, join us for the international launch of Green4C. A unique opportunity to discover market and policy trends, and what they look like on the ground, for Europe’s fastest-growing themes that bridge the health and environment sectors; Nature-based Health and Social Care. This webinar will …