In this 11th episode of our STE(A)M IT STEM Careers Podcast, Eddy Grand-Meyer from European Schoolnet spoke with Ildefonso García, a Nature-Based Landscape Architect.

Fascinated by the sustainability and rehabilitation of old urban structures, Ildefonso García tell us about his job as a Landscape Architect, the professional skills needed, and how he tributes to nature-based solutions. “Some of my projects consists of revitalising gardens in my city by integrating them into the green-blue infrastructures”. He also gives his advice to students: “Think global and act in local. Listen to the full interview to learn more about his profession!

CC BY 4.0: all the materials and content presented for this podcast episode have been co-created by STE(A)M IT, a project funded by the European Union’s ERASMUS+ programme project STE(A)M IT (Grant agreement 612845-EPP-1-2019-1- BE-EPPKA3-PI-FORWARD), in collaboration with the Nature-Based Solutions (NBS) phase 2, a pilot project initiated and funded by the European Commission Directorate-General for Research and InnovationEuropean Schoolnet (EUN) oversees the interviewing and creating of the NBS Career Sheets, with the support of VO EUROPE.

Ep11: Becoming a Landscape Architect, interview with lldefonso Garcia


Vanessa James

I am a communication coordinator in the Science Education Department of European Schoolnet (EUN). Holding a BA degree in Public relations and digital communications, I am passionate about graphic design, photography, web development and content management.


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