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

Call for applications: experts on six environmental indicators

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

Oslo wins the European Green Capital Award 2019 and Leuven and Växjö are the joint winners of the European Green Leaf 2018

Oslo has been announced as the winner of the EGCA 2019, while Leuven and Växjö are joint winners of the EGLA 2018.... read more

5th International Conference on Sustainable Development

6th Sep 2017 - 7th Sep 2017

ICSD2017 will cover topics related to the three pillars of sustainable development: the environment, society, and the economy. read more

European Mobility Week

16th Sep 2017 - 22nd Sep 2017

The theme this year, ‘Sharing gets you further’, promotes transport sharing to decrease the number of cars on the road. read more

International Cycling Conference 2017

19th Sep 2017 - 21st Sep 2017

ICC is an interdisciplinary conference focusing on the interplay between transport, health, the environment, society and the economy. read more

Green Surge International Conference 2017

20th Sep 2017 - 21st Sep 2017

This year will be the project’s final conference. It will bring together researchers, planners, decision-makers and practitioners to examine nature-based solutions and sustainable urban development. read more

7th IWA Conference on Odours and Air Emissions

25th Sep 2017 - 27th Sep 2017

The conference will take place in the Centre for Innovation and Technology Transfer Management at Warsaw University of Technology. read more