Land use and spatial planning
CEP has considerable experience of promoting sustainable development through adopting an integrated and participatory approach to spatial planning and land use management.
Example projects include:
Consolidation of analytical approaches for green infrastructure and ecosystem assessment. For the European Environment Agency (EEA). 2015.
Evaluation of the Land Use Strategy (LUS) forestry focused sub-regional pilot studies. For Forestry Commission Scotland. 2014 - 2015.
Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP) Sustainability Appraisal of the spatial plan for recovery and growth. For the GBSLEP. 2014 - 2015.
Land Use Strategy: Delivery evaluation project (with the University of Strathclyde). For the Scottish Government. 2012 - 2014.
The natural environment and the proposed National Planning Framework for England. For the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB). 2010 - 2011.
Territorial cohesion and the environment - the environmental attributes of: territories and green infrastructure; and territorial cohesion and EU water policy (with Milieu). For the European Environment Agency (EEA). 2010.