Union of the Baltic Cities Sustainable Cities Commission
Union of the Baltic Cities Sustainable Cities Commission is one of the thematic Commissions of the Union of the Baltic Cities (UBC). Union of the Baltic Cities is a voluntary, proactive network mobilizing the shared potential of its member cities for democratic, economic, social, cultural and environmentally sustainable development of the Baltic Sea Region.
We at UBC Sustainable Cities Commission are responsible for the environmental and urban sustainability activities within UBC and we co-ordinate the UBC Sustainability Action Programme which is closely linked to the EU strategy for the Baltic Sea Region. We operate via development projects, member city conferences and policy meetings. UBC Sustainable Cities Commission also co-ordinates the cooperation with CDP.
The European City Facility (EUCF) initiative allows cities and municipalities to make use of tailor-made support and access the grant of €60,000 to develop an investment concept - an initial step towards a fully-fledged...
The third UBC TALKS webinar of the year 2021 was arranged on 28 September 2021 with the title “Transitions to a circular economy”. The webinar focused on sharing experiences and examples from different UBC Cities and brought examples from Malmö, Lahti, Riga and Turku.