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Greening Strategies for Co-Benefits

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This supplement highlights eight evidence-based strategies for urban green space planning and design that integrate climate resilience and public health co-benefits. A checklist is provided at the end to help you assess if you have considered the strategies in your design.

The text is based on: Barron, S., Nitoslawski, S., Wolf, K. L., Woo, A., Desautels, E., & Sheppard, S. R. (2019). Greening Blocks: A Conceptual Typology of Practical Design Interventions to Integrate Health and Climate Resilience Co-Benefits. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(21), 4241.

Sample strategy diagrams from the report


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