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

Regions and cities invited to plan circular economy with ACR+

July 16, 2014

ACR+ would like to support local and regional authorities and in adopting ambitious circular economy strategies. ... read more

Germany opens first carbon neutral Station

July 16, 2014

The 4.3 million euro project is part of Deutsche Bahn’s 'Grüner Bahnhof' (Green Station) programme and incorporates high-tech eco-friendly design and sustainable technologies. ... 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

Oxford Summer School in Ecological Economics 2014

25th Aug 2014 - 29th Aug 2014

This course will explore the cutting edge methods and policy applications in ecological economics in response to the global sustainability crisis. read more