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On 2nd and 3rd March there was the KickOff Meeting for the Water4Cities project in Brussels. The partners are comming from the Bangor University in UK, the University of Thessaly and two private companies SingularLogic (Project Manager) and Deyask from Greece and a private company Iquadrat from Spain. From Slovenia LUZ, d.d. and Jozef Stefan Institute (JSI) are the partners. On the Fiday KickOff Meeting the Project Officer from European Commission was presented.

LUZ is a partner in the EU Horizon 2020 funded project Water4Cities (Holistic Surface Water and Groundwater Management for Sustainable Cities). The project includes 8 partners from research institutions and the economy. The project involves partners from Slovenia, Spain, Greece, UK and partner organization from the USA.

On October 11th the capital of Croatia, Zagreb, is going to host an international expert meeting »Outdoor play / Igra u otvorenom prostoru«. The conference is organised by Croatian Society of Landscape Architects which invited three landscape architects from our company: Mrs. Urška Kranjc, Mrs. Petra Vertelj Nared and Mrs. Maja Simoneti, to share experience about the pespectives of childreen needs in urban planning and design and about experiences with paritcipatory design of playgrounds.

LUZ, d.d., together with the Regional Development Agency of the Ljubljana Urban Region (RDA LUR), is preparing Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMP) for some of the Slovenian municipalities, that were successful on a public tender of the Slovenian Ministry of infrastructure. The first public debates, field visits, interviews and questionnaires have already been conducted. In the European Mobility Week, which took place from 16th to 22nd September, we organized and attended several events in different Municipalities.