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

Bike rental scheme for kids launches in Paris

July 9, 2014

City authorities in Paris have extended the popular Velib rental bike program to children. On 18th June 2014, the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, officially launched the scheme known as P'tit Velib. ... read more

Commission to maximise job opportunities in green economy

July 9, 2014

The European Commission has adopted a Communication highlighting the opportunities of the existing transition towards a green, low carbon, energy and resource-efficient economy. ... read more

Master Class on Urban Challenges

25th Jul 2014 - 25th Jul 2014

Sharing Copenhagen will host a Master Class on Urban Challenges in Copenhagen, Delhi, and Beijing at the Dome of Visions in Copenhagen, Denmark. read more

EcoProcura 2014

24th Sep 2014 - 26th Sep 2014

The EcoProcura conference will take place at the International Convention Center in Ghent, Belgium. read more