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

Watch the 2018 European Green Capital Award Handover Ceremony

Nijmegen in the Netherlands is officially becoming the European Green Capital for 2018 at the Handover Ceremony taking place on 20 January. ... read more

The call for applications for the European Green Capital Award 2020 and the European Green Leaf Award 2019 is now closed!

Entry for the European Green Capital Award (EGCA) 2020 and the European Green Leaf Award (EGLA) 2019 is now closed!... read more

EUROCITIES Environment Forum meeting - Towards circular cities: how to make it work

4th Apr 2018 - 6th Apr 2018

The next EUROCITIES Environment Forum meeting is taking place from 4 to 6 April 2018 in Amsterdam, Netherlands, focusing on the theme ‘Towards circular cities: how to make it work’. read more

Open European Day at the Resilient Cities Conference

26th Apr 2018 - 28th Apr 2018

The Open European Day (OED) is takes place on 25 April 2018 in Bonn, Germany. read more

5th European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans

14th May 2018 - 15th May 2018

The 5th European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs) is taking place on 14 and 15 May 2018 in Nicosia, Cyprus. read more

Urban Future Global Conference

28th Feb 2018 - 2nd Mar 2018

The Urban Future Global Conference (UFGC’18) takes place from 28 February to 2 March 2018 in Austria’s capital, Vienna. read more