I’m not lasting, but therefore less annoying

The City of Ljubljana has launched a campaign against plastic bags with the slogan »I’m not lasting, but therefore less annoying. I’m a biodegradable bag.« with the aim of reducing the use of plastic bags which are very harmful to the environment.

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Ljubljana turning degraded areas into green surfaces

Ljubljana is focusing on turning degraded areas into green surfaces that are expected to vastly improve the quality of life as the capital is boasting the 2016 Green Capital of Europe title. A local official has told the STA that Ljubljana is...

Sebastião Salgado: Genesis

As one of the main cultural projects of the 2016 European Green Capital, the Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana is presenting the momentous exhibitionGenesis, a project by the world-renowned photographer Sebastião Salgado.

Karl Falkenberg in Ljubljana

On Saturday, 14 May 2016, as part of the tour connecting previous green capitals and Ljubljana, Karl Falkenberg and his team arrived on bicycles. In front of the City Hall he was welcomed by Mayor Zoran Janković and Deputy Mayor Tjaša Ficko....

Bring happiness to work

In Ljubljana, we joined the national initiative to promote cycling to work entitled Bring happiness to work where teams of three as well as individuals record days they come to work by bikes.  Everyday ride to work can be a pleasant...


Following the opening of the southern section of Slovenska cesta, it is on the routes of 30 new CNG buses. The Ljubljana Passenger Transport fleet will benefit from the addition of thirty new low-floor articulated buses, which at 18m are the...


The eco-cleaning campaign saw participation from divers, members of the Vivera subaqua activities association and members of other diving clubs from the Slovenian Diving Association, fishermen, firefighters, boatmen, rescue services ... all in...

Castle vineyard

On 23 April 2016, the last five plants of the red Rotburger variety have been planted on the south slopes of the Ljubljana castle hill, which gives the vineyard its final image. The Castle Vineyard project reaffirms Ljubljana's title as a City...


The second part of the tree-planting campaign took place in April as part of the ‘For a More Beautiful Ljubljana’ campaign, with staff from the City Administration and the public institutes and companies that operate under the City’s wing heavily...

Ljubljana: Cycling Festival Europe

The initiative during the Netherlands EU presidency to increase the number of cycling kilometers in EU countries has been joined by all EU capital cities. In Ljubljana – the Green Capital of Europe 2016 - we will share the best cycling practices...


The Green Heart interactive installation, which has been in place outside City Hall since the start of the green year, won a major award at the 25th Slovenian Advertising Festival in the ‘direct communication’ category. 


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