Re-naturing urban areas and accomplishing benefits for both nature, people and the economy.

The Scandinavian Green Infrastructure Association (SGIA) is a non-profit organisation with members from academia, municipal departments, green roof entrepreneurs, architects, developers and other organisations with an interest in green roofs and urban green infrastructure.

GREEN ROOF AWARD

Applications for the Green Roof Award 2020 is now open until November 30th, 2020!

Our vision is a Scandinavia where buildings and nature are combined – where green roofs and walls create living, livable and resilient cities.

SGIA build the bridge between Scandinavian actors of green infrastructure by creating a platform for sharing knowledge, gaining inspiration and creating collaboration between actors dedicated to the development of resilient green infrastructure. SGIA work actively to guide the development of Scandinavian cities towards liveable cities through the process of re-naturing urban areas and in this way accomplishing benefits for both nature, people and the economy.

Latest news and events

Call for Nominations for the 2020 Scandinavian Green Roof Award

Call for Nominations for the 2020 Scandinavian Green Roof Award The Scandinavian Green Roof Award, originally an initiative of The City of Malmö, has annually awarded the best green roof…

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Green Roof Award Event

Green Roof Award 2019 Event Postponed due to covid-19. Further information will be posted in the future. PITCHES (from 13:00) Climate adaptation and urban planning Jonas Vevatne from Statsbygg Urban…

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The Scandinavian Green Roof Award 2019

NEWS The winner of The Scandinavian Green Roof Award 2019 is Fonden Amager Bakke and Amager Resource Center for their project Copenhill rooftop park in Copenhagen, Denmark. Award ceremony Announcement…

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