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Lunchtime Launch 11. Good Parks for London 2021: Parks and Climate Change
November 18, 2021 00:00
For CRP’s eleventh monthly Lunchtime Launch event, join us for the virtual launch of this year’s Good Parks for London report on Thursday 18th November 2021, 1:15pm – 2:00pm.
The annual report published by Parks for London showcases the great work that land managers are doing in and around London, especially in considering the effects of climate change and how parks can mitigate them.
This online interactive Lunchtime Launch session will explore the importance of parks and green infrastructure in climate change and air quality mitigation strategies through key addresses by; Judy Ling Wong, the Honorary President of the Black Environment Network (BEN) and author of the report’s foreword, Joanne Dennis-Jones, Head of Planning at sponsors GL Hearn and Tony Leach, Chief Executive at Parks for London, as well as from the London Borough that has shown inspiring improvement in its parks service.
The main learning points from this session include:
- How London’s parks can play a key role in climate and air quality strategies;
- How parks can mitigate the impacts of climate change;
- The importance of green infrastructure in our cities.