April 8, 2020

Ereprijs 2020 – the winners!

The winners of the Ereprijs of the province of Overijssel have been announced! The green entrepreneur’s prize for the agricultural sector, the leisure economy and business parks that we organized…

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April 2, 2020

Now is the time to think about risk

So after reading the very interesting report by WBCSD called “An enhanced assessment of risks impacting the food and agriculture sector” and learning more about it over today’s “Towards a better understanding of food…

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March 31, 2020

The value of urban green

Green is the cornerstone for a future-proof municipality. Urban areas are confronted with multiple challenges such as climate adaptation and affordable housing with a high standard of living. A green…

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December 24, 2019

Ereprijs (Overijssel) launched

The ‘Ereprijs’ of the province of Overijssel is a green award for entrepreneurs within the agricultural sector, the leisure economy and business parks. Besides biodiversity, the focus of this competition…

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December 24, 2019

Community of Practice Business in Landscapes

After a pilot during the Sustainable Week last year, the Community of Practice Business in Landscapes will start in 2020. This CoP is aimed at Dutch companies that have a…

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December 20, 2019

Manifest of the Amsterdam wedges

Images: © ARCAM – Simon Trel. On Friday december the 13th, the Manifest of the Amsterdam wedges was presented to Marike van Doorninck, deputy mayor of Amsterdam councilor for  Spatial…

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December 12, 2019

Workshop verdienmodellen voor voedselbossen

During the closing symposium of the Southeast Netherlands Food Forests project, Daan Groot, in his role as a professor in Innovative Entrepreneurship in Rural Areas at HAS University of Applied...

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December 3, 2019

Reflections on the Global Landscape Forum: The Investment Case

After spending the weekend at the Global Landscapes Forum’s fourth Investment Case Conference in Luxembourg, Daan Groot summarized some of his reflections: Having also been to the very first one,…

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November 26, 2019

New types of rural housing can help solve the nitrogen problem

This Letter to the Editor appeared in Trouw (major national newspaper) today. Don’t forget to think about the combined land uses as a solution for nitrogen emissions, write Guido Enthoven…

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