The AQUA Project - HORTO AQUAM SALUTAREM - Water Wise Management in Gardens in the Early Modern period, with the support of FCT, invites to the june edition (2021) of the ´Seminário de Formação Avançada em Jardins, Paisagens e Ambiente`, which will be held on the 16th of june, at 3:00pm, Lisbon hour, presencial at Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, and online via Facebook, with the aim presenting, ´Uma Década de Viagem Rumo a uma Infraestrutura Verde`. Duarte d`Áraújo Mata gives de presentation.
Landscape architect, graduated from Instituto Superior de Agronomia in 2000. He was a designer and in this context collaborated on several plans and projects. At Lisbon City Hall, he has been working for the last decade in the area of environmental public policies, namely in terms of green infrastructure and specifically focused on the importance of the NBS strategy (nature-based solutions) for climate adaptation in urban areas.
Assistant to the Councilor for the Environment, Green Structure, Climate and Energy since 2015, he has worked on the articulation between the climate strategy and the implementation of green infrastructure as a new urban reality that promotes urban services, having participated in Lisbon's candidacy for European Green Capital 2020, in the design of the LIFE LUNGS climate adaptation project and is also the CML manager of the H2020 CONEXUS project for the co-definition of natural-based solutions and ecosystem restoration in 7 cities in Europe and Latin America.