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

2014 SUMP Award Opens

October 28, 2014

The European Commission’s 2014 Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP) Award is now open.... read more

The Solar Hourglass

October 28, 2014

The Solar Hourglass has won the prestigious 2014 Land Art Generator Initiative (LAGI) design competition.... read more

Sustainable Innovation 2014 Conference

3rd Nov 2014 - 4th Nov 2014

The conference will discuss the opportunities and challenges related to the role of cities and regions in catalysing, facilitating and stimulating sustainable innovation, products, services, technologies and new business models. read more

EUROCITIES Conference 2014

5th Nov 2014 - 8th Nov 2014

The EUROCITIES 2014 Conference will be taking place from 5th - 8th November in Munich, Germany, under the theme “Energising Cities”. read more