News about my activities and engagements, and occasionally about big developments regarding biodiversity policy or research in Europe.

January 12, 2023

Selected for water masterplan Oude Landen Antwerpen

Commissioned by Stad Antwerpen, team Felixx, Deltares and Delbaere Consulting will develop a masterplan for the water system of Oude Landen, Antwerp.

November 15, 2022

BioAgora project launched!

I had the pleasure to moderate the launch of the BioAgora project during a kick-off event in Helsinki.

October 19, 2021

Building with nature in mind

Increasingly, I am invited to give ecological advice for building construction and renovation projects.

October 13, 2021

Beautiful, sustainable, together

The EU LIFE Programme held a conference 'Beautiful, sustainable, together: LIFE in the New European Bauhaus. Watch this conference now on Youtube.

December 22, 2020

Natural forest expansion

The BiodivERsA folder provides a policy summary on the advantages and disadvantages of spontaneous forest development in Europe for the SPONFOREST project.

December 11, 2020

Alternet in a new guise

As of this week, the European network of leading ecosystem research institutes has a new identity.