IURS is partner of new Central Europe project LUMAT
Implementation of Sustainable Land Use in Integrated Environmental Management of Functional Urban Areas - LUMAT
Project index number: CE89
The LUMAT project objective is the implementation of Sustainable Land Use and pilot projects in Integrated Environmental Management in 7 Central European Functional Urban Areas. The LUMAT partnership of cities and regions, environmental agencies and research institutions develop integrated "Functional Areas Management Strategies (FAMS)" with shared transnational territorial and scientific competence. FAMS will include planning strategies with innovative technology supported with citizen participation. Local stakeholders will initiate pilot projects by using new interactive information tools from the Urban Atlas and citizen observatories. The ecosystem service concept will support the assessment and decision-making process. The implementation will be based on agreed action plans and pilot/demonstration projects for land and soil including information base and tool for the management of urban-peri-urban relationships.
The transfer of outputs and dissemination includes international networks AESOP, ECTP-CEU and ISOCARP, METREX.
The project has 13 partners from 7 countries, it started on 01.05.2016. It will end 30.04.2019.