The PERFECT partner action plans for Phase 2.
More in-depth resources for decision-makers to show the multiple benefits of GI
Partners gave an update in a special edition of Town & Country Planning.
Press releases from the PERFECT project
This gives an overview of the project, outlining the aims and objectives and how...
A TCPA good practice guide on how the planning system can be used to protect,...
Detailed write-ups of workshops and study tours undertaken through the course of...
TCPA has produced guidance documents to ensure a coherent approach to the...
The slides from presentations given throughout the project.
Resources for decision-makers to highlight the multiple benefits of GI
Planning systems and investment strategies of each partner country
External resources that support the work of the PERFECT project
Policy papers as part of the PERFECT project extension through Interreg Europe’s
Place-making and green infrastructure
An expert paper on the importance of green infrastructure for delivery high-quality places.
Planning for green infrastructure
An expert paper on 'Planning for green infrastructure - the Green Space Factor and learning from Europe'.
Health, wealth and happiness
An expert paper on the relationship between green infrastructure and health.
Green infrastructure and biodiversity
An expert paper on the importance of maximising the biodiversity of green infrastructure
What does good GI policy look like?
Reports on the design and testing of a hybridised GI policy tool which assesses the multifunctionality and strength of GI policy wording
Investment finance for green infrastructure
Intended for all involved in decisions about how to finance green infrastructure strategically.
Town & Country Planning, December 2019
Partners gave an update on their project activities and successes.
Press release, December 2018
Protect Europe’s coasts and urban areas with green infrastructure, claims international group
PERFECT project brochure
This gives an overview of the project, outlining the aims and objectives and how they will be achieved.
Planning for green and prosperous places
This is part of our series of 'Practical Guides' to creating new garden cities, towns and villages.
Rethinking Green Infrastructure
Handbook on participatory planning for decision makers and technicians, includes case studies, participation tools and stakeholder involvement processes.
Guide for Municipalities (Slovakian)
Táto príručka pre obce je o zelenej infraštruktúre so zameraním na výzvy zmeny klímy a stratu biologickej
Green Infrastructure: Guide for Municipalities
This Guide for Municipalities is about green infrastructure, focusing on the challenges of climate change and loss of biodiversiy.
Bratislava Study Tour Learning Report
From the 21st to the 23rd of June 2022, the PERFECT partners met in Bratislava
Study Tour 1 write-up
Details about the PERFECT partners visit to Bicester, Oxfordshire.
Study Tour 2 write-up
Details of the PERFECT partners visit to Rainham Marshes and Dagenham Washlands, London.
Workshop 1 write-up
Partners discussed ways in which a GI strategy might help mitigate against flooding in Sheffield, UK.
Write-up of PSC2 study tours in Ljubljana
Details of the PERFECT partner visits to Šmartinski Park and the River Sava
Notes on Cornwall Council training event
A write up of a training event held for Councillors in Cornwall in 9 November 2017, which focused on green infrastructure opportunities.
Notes on peer group working in Cornwall
Notes on the peer group meeting on 10 November 2017 between Cornwall Council, Provincial Government of Styria and City of Amsterdam
Notes on peer-to-peer meeting, Amsterdam, May 2018
A write-up of the peer-to-peer meeting between Cornwall Council, the City of Amsterdam and Provincial Government of Styria
Amsterdam and GLA work-shadowing
Learning report on Amsterdam and GLA work-shadowing
Study Tour 3 write-up
Details of the PERFECT partners visit to Freiburg, Germany.
Cornwall Study Tour Learning Report
Cornwall Study Tour Learning Report April 2022
MAGIC matrix guidance
Guidance produced by the Lead Partner, TCPA, to help partners identify good practices.
Guidance on baseline surveys
Guidance on the baseline surveys that PERFECT partners are undertaking to assess the current state of their green infrastructure.
Guidance on literature review
Guidance on the literature review that PERFECT partners are conducting on their policy instrument and other strategies related to green infrastructure.
Guidance on working with stakeholders
Guidance written for the PERFECT partners on engaging with stakeholders
Action Plan guidance
Guidance for partners from the Lead Partner TCPA on drafting their Action Plans.
Dirk van Piejpe expert presentation, June 2019
Dirk van Piejpe from De Urbanisten gave a presentation on designing blue and green infrastructure at the PERFECT PSC5 meeting, June 2019
Making a(nother) case for green infrastructure
The PowerPoint slides from Ece Ozdemiroglu's expert presentation given at PERFECT PSC2
Julia Thrift PPT, Cornwall training, Nov 17
Julia Thrift's (TCPA) PPT from Cornwall training, Nov 17
Phil Mason PPT, Cornwall training, Nov 17
Phil Mason PPT (Cornwall Council), Cornwall training, Nov 17
Henry Smith PPT, Cornwall training, Nov 17
Henry Smith PPT (TCPA), Cornwall training, Nov 17
Egerton/James PPT, Cornwall training, Nov 17
Cllr Bob Egerton and Cllr Sue James PPT (Cornwall Council), Cornwall training, Nov 17
Schwaberger PPT, Cornwall training, Nov 17
Christine Schwaberger (spatial planning department, Provincial Government of Styria, Austria) PPT, Cornwall training, Nov 17
Tools for Planning and Evaluating Urban GI
Presentation by Oxford University from PERFECT study tour to Bicester, Feb 2017.
HICAPs project, PSC3, March
Presentation on HICAPs project given at study tour at PSC3
Municipality of Ferrara, PSC3, March 18
Green infrastructure as a new paradigm of urban regeneration
Peter Massini, PSC3, March 18
Strategic planning for green infrastructure in London
Teodoro Georgiadis, PSC3, March 18
Advanced modelling to study city microclimate, a tool for urban regeneration
Saskia van der Zee, peer-to-peer meeting, May 18
Saskia van der Zee's (Amsterdam Public Health Service) PPT on air quality, health and GI
Jan Henk Tichelaar, peer-to-peer meeting, May 18
Jan Henk Tichelaar's (The Healthy City) PPT on the rooftop revolution
Cross departmental, peer-to-peer meeting, May 18
Notes from PPT on PERFECT and cross departmental working
Factsheet: green infrastructure and biodiversity
A resource for decision-makers to highlight the biodiversity benefits of GI
Factsheet: green infrastructure and health
A resource for decision-makers to highlight the health benefits of GI
Factsheet: green infrastructure and climate change
A resource for decision-makers to highlight how GI can contribute to climate change mitigation and adaptation
Factsheet: green infrastructure and food
A resource for decision-makers to highlight how GI contributes to food growing opportunities.
Factsheet: green roofs
A resource for decision-makers to highlight the benefits and opportunities of green roofs
Factsheet: green infrastructure glossary
A resource for decision-makers that defines key green infrastructure terms and sets out brief summaries of GI actions and interventions
Paper on air quality by Vos et al. (2012)
Paper exploring effectiveness of vegetation in mitigating urban air quality problems.
The post-pandemic value of green spaces
The PERFECT partnership has published a policy paper on ‘The post-pandemic value of green spaces - Maintaining the renewed interest in green infrastructure’.
Green infrastructure and health post-pandemic
The importance of green infrastructure for health in the post-pandemic era