• 04 Jan 2019

    European Green Capital Handover and Opening Ceremony

    Organiser: European Institutions

    The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Environment and the City of Oslo cordially invite you to Oslo’s European Green Capital Award Handover and Opening Ceremony on Friday, 4 January 2019 at 15:00 in Oslo, Norway.

    This event will officially start Oslo’s year as the 2019 European Green Capital when Nijmegen hands over the ‘green baton’ and title of European Green Capital to Oslo.

    The ceremony will feature speeches by the European Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Mr. Karmenu Vella, Mr. Raymond Johansen, the Mayor of Oslo, and Mr. Hubert Bruls, the Mayor of Nijmegen.

    This event will also kick off Oslo’s European Green Capital 2019 Opening Weekendand the City of Oslo invites you to take part in a series of events from Friday to Sunday, 4-6 January 2019.

    For more information, please visit http://ec.europa.eu/environment/europeangreencapital/news/