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

Launch of financial incentive and call for applications for the 2020 European Green Capital and 2019 European Green Leaf Awards

Does your city have what it takes to be the next European Green Capital or European Green Leaf winner?... read more

European Green Capital 2020 Applicant Workshop, 27th June 2017, Brussels

An Applicant Workshop for the European Green Capital 2020 Award will take place on the 27th of June 2017 in Brussels.... read more

Velo-city 2017

13th Jun 2017 - 16th Jun 2017

With renowned global speakers, an exciting social program and numerous excursions the conference promises to be the biggest yet. read more

3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference ‘Our Climate Ready Future’

5th Jun 2017 - 9th Jun 2017

This event will bring together businesses, NGOs, local government, policy-makers, researchers and communities. read more

IST 2017: Taking the lead in real world transitions

18th Jun 2017 - 21st Jun 2017

IST 2017 is taking place in the Lindholmen Conference Centre, a waterfront venue in the heart of Gothenburg. read more

12th ICBEN Congress on Noise as a Public Health Congress

18th Jun 2017 - 22nd Jun 2017

The congress will take place in the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in the newly renovated NO (Naturwissenschaften Ost) Building read more

European Sustainable Energy Week 2017

19th Jun 2017 - 25th Jun 2017

The winner of the EU Sustainable Energy Awards will be announced on 20th June. The Awards give projects related to sustainable energy the opportunity to showcase their work and be recognised for their achievements read more

European Green Capital and European Green Leaf Awards Ceremony

2nd Jun 2017 - 2nd Jun 2017

The cities shortlisted for both awards will be revealed in early April and invitations to the event will be issued shortly thereafter. read more

Embrace the Water

12th Jun 2017 - 14th Jun 2017

The conference will include a combination of interactive sessions, presentations and technical tours around Gothenburg 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