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

Food Cloud

November 26, 2014

An exciting Irish startup has highlighted and come up with a tool to combat increased food waste and food deprivation.... read more

Johannesburg to host 2015 Eco-Mobility World Festival

November 26, 2014

During the festival the city will create a temporary car-free district to demonstrate the benefits of sustainable urban mobility. ... read more

The 17th European Forum on Eco-innovation

1st Dec 2014 - 2nd Dec 2014

The theme of this year’s Forum is ‘Transforming jobs and skills for a resource efficient, inclusive and circular economy’. read more

European Electric Vehicle Congress

2nd Dec 2014 - 5th Dec 2014

The European Congress aims to provide a global platform for e-mobility where industry, R&D, policy decision makers, end-users and NGOs can meet. read more