Fresh Thoughts
Fresh Thoughts


We provide expertise, novel ideas and resources to support decision-making and the implementation of environmental policies. We link science to policy and governance by emphasising the integration of knowledge and expertise, covering various fields and levels of decision-making.

what we do

We keep the finger on the pulse of our core policy areas: freshwater and marine management, adaptation to climate change, agriculture, environmental economics and sustainable tourism and sport. Our experienced team is well-informed about policy and science developments in our areas of expertise and is highly motivated to provide high-quality products and services.

We provide reliable and timely delivery of policy assessments and recommendations, environmental plan and strategy development, knowledge management and services including online solutions and database development, economic and statistical assessments as well as knowledge-based helpdesk services.

We offer event organisation and management services for small and large-scale on-site and online events, such as workshops, trainings, study trips and conferences.







our team

Our experienced team is well-informed about the policy and science developments in our areas of expertise and is highly motivated.

we offer

  • Assist in the formulation of national and regional policies on freshwater and marine management, climate change adaptation, sustainable agriculture, environmental economics and sustainable tourism & sport 
  • Draft comprehensive plans for river basin management, and programs of measures under the Marine Strategy Framework Directive and the Directive on assessment and management of flood risks 
  • Develop Climate change adaptation plans/strategies at various scales, ranging from local (e.g., urban) to national and international/transboundary levels  
  • Conduce comprehensive EU-wide and international comparisons to assess the design and implementation of policies 
  • Evaluate policies, plans, projects, and project proposals  
  • Create practical implementation guidelines tailored for policymakers and practitioners  
  • Facilitate network activities to foster collaboration between scientific and policy communities  
  • Organise the contents and logistics of conferences, workshops, study trips and other events 
  • Deliver training programs on environmental legislation for policymakers and practitioners  
  • Conduce thorough environmental, social, and economic impact assessments for policies, plans, and large-scale projects  

get support for your next event

Conversation and communication are about exchanging thoughts.
Conferences are among the most effective channels for the interpersonal exchanges of
knowledge, opinions, experience and philosophies.

Along with conferences, we organise
on-site and online workshops, seminars, kick-off events, study visits and field trips worldwide.
Our conference portfolio includes:

Financial Management
Participant lists

Online Registration
Event Website
Organisation of on-site, hybrid and online events
Venue booking

Staff Management
Hotel reservations
Green Events
Social Media

List of events
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