The official website of European Green Capital 2016 ( brings an insight into Ljubljana’s sustainable vision and measures undertaken. The website available in Slovene and English also offers information on upcoming events and activities taking place in Ljubljana throughout this year.

The new web site the city launched after receiving the prestigious title of European Green Capital 2016 introduces Ljubljana as a sustainable city that will surprise and exceed ones expectations. With the slogan “Ljubljana. For you.” the city opens a dialogue with its residents and visitors to help improve the quality of life within the city.

The visitors of the web site can now learn how Ljubljana keeps adapting its public transport to newest environmental standards, how Ljubljana became the first capital city in European Union to enroll in the “zero waste” programme, how it got listed among the most sustainable tourism destinations in the world and how it managed to keep its drinking water from the tap not just clean but mostly untreated as well. The ‘Green Yourself’ section shows different ways of how one can contribute to a more sustainable way of life. Visitors are asked to become a part of the “green” society and to share their newfound green pledges on social networks using hashtags #ljforyou and #greencapital2016.

As a part of the European Green Capital 2016 programme, various events, workshops and discussions will take place throughout the year. To stay in the loop, visit