Analysis & studies
SLA helps private stakeholders, developers, housing associations, and municipalities gaining holistic knowledge of places, neighborhoods, and cities. We turn complex conditions into easily accessible communication.
We help our clients analyze and understand their starting points and opportunities. Identify their challenges. Setting goals and criteria for success.
As part of our interdisciplinary analyses, we offer a combined biodiversity baseline studies and social baseline studies, to daylight the relation between nature and humans in urban contexts.
We work closely together with our clients, testing and reviewing preliminary studies. In particular, we help landowners and developers, daylighting the potential environmental, social, and economical gain of possible future development.
We deliver solid, easily accessible reports of analyses and preliminary studies, to follow and guide our clients many years ahead.
Our economies, livelihoods, and well-being all depend on our most precious asset: Nature
These were the opening lines of Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta’s report “The Economics of Biodiversity” and were also at the center of the conversation our CEO, Mette Skjold, had with Dasgupta at the UIA World Congress of Architects CPH 2023.
They agreed that we, as humans, depend on nature – not only as a source of resources and wealth but also as the foundation for our physical and mental well-being. We are not separate from nature. We are nature.
An interdisciplinary approach to terror prevention
Why is it important to address the threat of terror through an interdisciplinary design approach?
The Values of Nature:
A Need for a New Driver of Urban Development
Imagine your quality of life being just as dependent on urban development as on social media. What would that lead to? The answer to that question depends on the drivers of urban development.
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– The Book of Garden
Essay: The Bark Room