Effective UGS management requires a strong, multi-level approach because urban green spaces are integral parts of different levels and units of public administration. What this means in theory is that many different authorities are supposed to be "officially" involved in UGS planning and maintaining processes. In practice, however, cooperation and communication between these various organisations, units and authorities is not always efficiently or effectively coordinated. This model will facilitate the dialogue process for UGS planning and implementation.

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