Guidebook for smart and sustainable event management

Which elements make events safe and sustainable? Are all key players aware of sustainable principles and will they implement them? These and other questions were explored during the Union of Baltic Cities Sustainable, Safe and Cultural Cities Commissions´ joint meeting Cultures of Sustainability in Baltic Cities that took place in Słupsk and Ustka, Poland on 15th – 17th June 2016. The aim of the meeting was to discuss and find key principles on how to produce sustainable events from small-scale local events to big international events in the Baltic Sea Region cities.

Medieval festival in Cēsis Castle Complex

Cesis Castle Complex will turn into gates of history, and every visitor has the opportunity to enjoy historic traditions and to compete, wrestle, learn and try varied different medieval activities hand in hand with merchants, craftsmen, peasants,and musicians of the medieval times. The main topic of festival in 2017 is higiena in the medieval times.

More information: gundars.kalnins@cesis.lv

 

Wildlife Vaasa International Nature film festival

Wildlife Vaasa International Nature film festival is located on the West Coast of Finland, and it was held in the city of Vaasa every second year, since 2002. Since its conception, it has grown in stature receiving commendation from participants, delegates, media and the public world-wide. The upcoming 8th biennial edition of the festival will be organized from 28th September to 2nd October 2016 and it will host the 8th international nature film competition. The competition aims to raise public awareness , as well as to participate in a global dialogue about Nature and The Environment.