ELCA Committee of Firms Online conference
Excursion, 11/12/2020

Kim van der Leest - The living green recovery kit

The living green recovery kit (VHG manuals)

Kim van der Leest

Friday 11 December 2020

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM (Brussels time)


Topic - Manuals ‘The Living Public Space’ - ‘The Living Garden’ - ‘The Living Building’ - ‘Green Schoolyards’

  • In a journey along realized practice examples, Kim van der Leest shows us inspiring and integral green solutions. Innovative insights connecting people and nature. Stimulating recovery in a post-pandemic world.
  • Principles and practices for adapting to changing conditions and new challenges with living green solutions. Also with examples from the hot of the press successful manual The Living Public Space. About living green good for ( recovery of ) people, nature, climate and economics. Good for Futureproof Green Cities.

Kim van der Leest is a biologist, experience professional and green concept developer for green environments and green buildings.

And author of amongst others the successful  manuals The Living Public Space (autumn) 2020, The Living Building 2019 and The Living Garden 2018 commissioned by  VHG ( Dutch Gardener, Interior Landscaping and Landscape Contractors Association). Used by government, business, project developers,  (landscape) architects , green professionals  and education as well. In the Netherlands a leading living green tool and source of inspiration for secondary to university education