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.

News

plastic bottle on the shore
10.01.2020 - 12:00

Does your city organise a campaign for tackling the marine litter issues? Join 20 cities campaign, and we will be promoting your initiative!

plastic bottle on the shore
22.01.2020 - 12:13

What does it take to organize a perfect campaign and how to involve citizens? Here are 5 tips for organizing the events from Rostock, Saint Petersburg, Tallinn and Turku!

Upcoming events

18.02.2020 - 13:00
Policymakers and experts are invited to a workshop focusing on how to increase safety for unprotected road users using simple and low-cost methods. The workshop is hosted by the City of Stockholm and partners of the EU project CIVITAS ECCENTRIC, in which Stockholm works with the cities of Madrid (Spain), Munich (Germany), Ruse (Bulgaria)and Turku (Finland) to demonstrate actions supporting safe walking and cycling and a range of other mobility solutions.
25.02.2020 - 10:30
In February we bring cities for the discussion about SUMPS-Up. More information to follow soon!