We assist local authorities in the Baltic Sea Region in initiating, applying and managing projects on different sustainability topics. The themes and actions are tailor-made based on the needs of the project partners from local authorities to assist the ongoing processes towards sustainable development. More information can be found on projects description pages below.

Baltic University Urban Forum

A network of cities and universities supporting and implementing sustainable strategies and promoting education and research on sustainability issues.

Peer Reviews for Cities

Developing and extending the use of Eco-Management and Audit Schemes in local authorities by peer reviewing, which encourages cities to cooperate.

Integrated Urban Governance and Air Quality Management in Europe

Bringing together city authorities and academics and researchers in order to improve the quality of air in Europe.

Transferring Best Environmental Solutions between Towns and Cities

Disseminating and promoting municipal good practices in the fields of Bio-diversity, Energy, Environmental issues,l Health, Air, and Information & Education.

European Common Indicators

Dissemination and translation of the European Common Indicators for urban sustainable development in twelve Central and Eastern European languages.

Lake Victoria Region Local Authorities Co-operation

 Bringing together East African authorities over national borders in order to promote sustainable development in the area.

Success Factors in Local Environmental Policy for Local Agenda 21 and EU Enlargement in the Baltic Sea Region

The SUFA project supported Local Agenda 21 work and local environmental policy and EU approximation in the Baltic Sea Region.

Best City Practices

Enhancing cooperation between cities through discussion and implementation of best city practices in the Baltic Sea Region.

Spreading Awareness to foster the Implementation of Local Agenda 21 around the Baltic Sea

SAILM aimed at facilitating the development of Local Agenda 21 plans and processes in communities in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Russia.

Municipal Environmental Audit

A tool that enables cities to identify their strengths and weaknesses in their environment and environmental management.

Archipelago Sea and Sustainable Harbour Policy
Archipelago Sea and Sustainable Harbour Policy

Evaluating environmental effects of passenger car ferry traffic on the archipelago sea, resulting in common understanding of the need for long-term environmental policies.