Rising Star Award: Policy Impact



Dr Linjun Xie is nominated and awarded for influencing research work with international bodies, including British Academy, IPBES and European Committee, on exploring and promoting innovative and integrated nature-based urban solutions for addressing the interlinked biodiversity, climate and societal challenges, to inform policy development and practice actions globally. Most recently, Dr. Xie’s research on mainstreaming nature-based solutions for urban climate and biodiversity governance was promoted on the website of the European Commission DG Environment, providing insights for policy-makers, practitioners, and scientific researchers. After the report published, Dr. Xie was invited to present the main findings in a seminar with the policy officers from the European Commission DG Research and Innovation.
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsInstitute for Policy and Engagement-University of Nottingham