Green Week 2019

The Guimarães Green Week 2019 is a big outdoor awareness event for sustainable development based on the partnerships between Municipality, NGO's, Academia, Social Institutions, Business Sector and other local, regional and national institutions. With the community engagement and mobilizing everyone there are hundreds of activities like music and street performances, workshops, debates, study visits, physical activities, exhibitions, biological trade market and a street food fair. During all event we use sustainable materials and procedures as a good practice to share in a networking environment. This is the 4th edition of the event and year after year is growing and getting more participation.

Website:

http://www.greenweek.pt

Organisation/acronym:

Guimarães Municipality

Organisation type:

Local or regional authority,

Location:

Guimarães, Portugal

Event type:

Awareness-raising activity, Conference, Exhibition, Fair, Festival, Open door day, Guided tour, Study visit, Networking event, Peer-to-peer reviews and best practices sharing event,

Date:

30/05/2019 - 08/06/2019

Themes:

Air quality, Circular economy, Citizen's engagement, Energy and climate, Governance, Green procurement, Mobility, Quality of life, Nature and Biodiversity, Waste, Water,

Target audience:

Children (<18), Students, Research community/Academia, General public/families, Local or regional authorities, NGOs, Business sector, Press/Media, Schools, Parish,