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.


Telliskivi creative city in Tallinn
20.09.2021 - 10:18

Following Lahti (Finland) - this year's European Green Capital - in 2023 is the City of Tallinn (Estonia). Tallinn was awarded the title earlier this month with the European Commission especially highlighting Tallinn's initiatives reflecting the ambitions of the European Green Deal.

HUPMOBILE model for Turku
23.06.2021 - 10:51

Before embarking on developing complex areas in the city landscape, every endeavor needs a plan. Especially, when there is more than one actor involved.  As part of the HUPMOBILE project, City of Turku has prepared and published a Joint Cooperation and Development Model for Turku port area development spanning from 2019 to 2024. 

Upcoming events

EUSBSR plenary
27.09.2021 (All day)
The 12th Annual Forum of the EUSBSR will be held on 27 September – 1 October 2021 by Lithuania. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the Forum will be fully virtual. The topic of the Annual Forum 2021 is GREEN RECOVERY.
28.09.2021 - 09:30
The webinar on 28 September 2021 will be focused on the examples and approaches from UBC member cities to circular transition.