Today more than two thirds of Europeans live in towns and cities. Urban areas concentrate most of the environmental challenges facing our society but also bring together commitment and innovation to resolve them. The European Green Capital Award has been conceived to promote and reward these efforts. Find Out More

‘Ljubljana. For You.’ Ljubljana Publishes Report Reflecting on its Year as European Green Capital 2016

As a way of reflecting on what it was like to be a European Green Capital and to share best practices, Ljubljana has recently published a report on its experience... read more

Call for applications for six environmental experts now closed

The European Commission is seeking experts on six environmental indicators to join the European Green Capital and European Green Leaf Awards Expert Panel.... read more

Regions and Cities European Week Workshop

11th Oct 2017 - 11th Oct 2017

The workshop focuses on the question, ‘How can we set long-term sustainable urban strategies within the framework of short-term political cycles?’ read more

Smart Cities and Communities: Connecting Citizens 9th November 2017, London, UK

9th Nov 2017 - 9th Nov 2017

Open Forum Events is hosting ‘Smart Cities and Communities: Connecting Cities’, a one dayconference in London on 9th November 2017. read more