European Green Capital Ljubljana focuses on sustainable tourism

The European Green  Capital of 2016 Ljubljana is focusing on sustainable tourism this month. The capital of Slovenia, has set a programme of different events which aim to raise awareness about the topic. The activities, co-ordinated by Ljubljana Tourism, will have a positive impact on the entire local environment. Some of those activities include tours around parks, […]

Essen wins European Green Capital 2017 award

Essen has won the European Green Capital Award for 2017. The EU Commission chose the German city for its “exemplary” practices in protecting and enhancing nature and biodiversity. Essen’s efforts to reduce water consumption with multi-functional green areas which are used for rainwater management, flood prevention and groundwater recharge “caught the attention of the jury”, stated […]

Ljubljana named European Green Capital 2016

The capital city of Slovenia, Ljubljana, has won the European Green Capital Award for 2016. It received recognition for raising environmental awareness among its citizens, for its sustainability strategy ‘Vision 2025’, its implementation of a range of “urban green measures” and its “impressive” transportation network. The award ceremony is an annual event that promotes and […]