Växjö - the Greenest City in Europe, both a vision and ambition for the municipality. Broad cooperation on many levels, unanimous politicians and long term work around the environmental issues has been important in Växjö Municipality. Now Växjö focus to get a local sustainable development plan based on the UN Development Goals (also called Global goals and Agenda 2030) till next year.
The European Commission has appointed Växjö the European Green Leaf Award 2018. Very good news and proof that Växjö really is one of Europe's greenest cities – thanks to everyone!
Växjö Municipality support WWFs symbolic climate manifestation Earth Hour, to turn off the lights for one hour. But Växjö also arrange a whole week for the future with events, seminars and meetings together during a whole "Earth Week". Will you be part of arranging next Earth Week in Växjö 25-30 March 2019? For more information (in Swedish) please visit www.vaxjo.se/earthweek
Växjö Municipality have steering documents and information brochures, some translated into English.