THE EUROPEAN UNION REGENERATIVE URBAN LIGHTHOUSE:
UPSURGE provides a new development model for cities, 
centered on Nature-Based Solutions for renaturing urban space, 
to address the challenge of  cities’ carbon footprint and air pollution
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UPSURGE’s main objective is to build the EU Regenerative Urban Lighthouse as a reference framework offering guided support on how tested and verified NBS can be strategically implemented to significantly improve the multitude of problems faced by cities.

The Lighthouse will be a knowledge and practice-based European framework created on real-life tested NBS practices implemented by different innovative EU cities, research institutions and companies. As the knowledge core of the Lighthouse, the Urban Regenerative Development.

Map of the 5 large demonstrations in Europe: Belfast, Breda, Budapest, Katowice, Maribor.

Latest news

  • CENTOURIS presents UPSURGE at a symposium of University of Passau

    CENTOURIS presents UPSURGE at a symposium of University of Passau

    “innovative. sustainable. urban”: Symposium on development perspectives for Passau.

  • Co-design Engagement Workshop in Belfast

    Co-design Engagement Workshop in Belfast

    The UPSURGE team in Belfast hosted its first co-design workshop aimed at engaging stakeholders to imagine nature-based solutions for Belfast.

  • CENTOURIS presents UPSURGE project to the Consul General of the French Republic for Bavaria

    CENTOURIS presents UPSURGE project to the Consul General of the French Republic for Bavaria

    CENTOURIS presents UPSURGE project during the visit of the Consul General of the French Republic for Bavaria in Munich at the University of Passau