Green Infrastructure for Climate Adaptation

Incorporating Green Infrastructure Into Climate Adaptation Plans and Strategies

Green infrastructure is a valuable and cost effective piece of climate adaptation and resilience strategy that can be utilized by municipalities to achieve a number sustainability goals through the multiple and varied benefits of the systems. This course is designed to demonstrate how green infrastructure techniques function, how they can contribute to climate adaptation strategy, and how to support their development an implementation within communities.


Learning Objectives

  • Identify the characteristics of green infrastructure that make it ideal for climate adaptation
  • Learn the principles of successful green infrastructure implementation
  • Understand green infrastructure best practices
  • Learn how to advance green infrastructure in your community

Scope of Course

This course is structured to teach you how to incorporate green infrastructure into climate adaptation plans and strategies and what factors make green infrastructure an ideal part of that strategy.


Your Instructor


Rohan Lilauwala, GRP
Rohan Lilauwala, GRP

Rohan has spent the past six years working on breaking down barriers to the widespread use of living green infrastructure across North America, developing and delivering training programs, tools and resources, and analysis. His focus has largely been on green infrastructure performance, costs, and benefits, and his analyses have helped lead to the passage of Denver’s citizen-led Green Roof Initiative and improvements to Toronto’s Eco-Roof Incentive Program. He is the lead behind the adaptation of the Green Roof Training Professional Program for Singapore, and for the Living Architecture Performance Tool rating system for green roofs and walls.


Course Curriculum


  Introduction to the Living Architecture Academy & Green Roofs for Healthy Cities
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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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