The survey on barriers and opportunities for investment in energy-efficient street lighting is a part of the Dynamic Light project http://www.interreg-central.eu/Content.Node/Dynamic-Light.html , which aims to promote dynamic, intelligent and energy-efficient lighting. The survey response will help better understand, identify and suggest suitable models to finance it.
Save the date of the next Safe Cities Commission meeting to be held on 7-9 June 2017 in Tallinn. This time civil protection will be at the top of agenda.
“Leadership for the future – cities as leaders for glocal sustainable development"
UBC's XIV General Conference will be held on 24–27 October 2017 in Växjö, "The Greenest City in Europe". The main theme of the XIV UBC General Conference, which also celebrates UBC's 25th Anniversary, will be “Leadership for the future – cities as leaders for glocal sustainable development”.
A festival in the middle of the beautiful archipelago of Karlskrona. During the dates 1st - 6th of August, Karlskrona Archipelago Festival takes place. A festival where the world heritage's unique history meets the modern city life! There will be lot's of music, food, guided tours out of the ordinary - memorable days in Karlskrona!
Some of the activities during the week of the event:
- Concerts on Stortorget.
- Children activities on Stumholmen.
- Guided tours and boat tours.
A big market called “Lövmarknaden” with 500 traders. Enjoy the market which is a great tradition in Karlskrona - a kind of festival with stalls, food and music!
The day before Midsummer there is a special day in Karlskrona, a great market on the town square.
Open between 8am - 21pm.
Lövmarknaden has existed in one form or another, according to ancient sources, for over 200 years! A well kept tradition in karlskrona.
Enjoy a festival with market, food and music. The Main Square and the surrounding streets are filled with stalls and people.
In 2016 the competition was organized for the first time and all the spots were booked in about 20 minutes, some of them with international teams.
In 2017 they do it again and the winners are the team who catch the biggest pike.
Latitud 57 is a two days musicfestival in the middle of Oskarshamn´s harbour. Famous swedish artists use to play on the festival, and this year´s big news is Per Gessle, a swedish popular artist.