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Why Copenhagen

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Copenhagen is consistently ranked among one of the world's most popular, people-friendly capital cities. From its easy international accessibility and efficient transport infrastructure to a constantly expanding choice of world-class hotels and restaurants.

Awards & accolades
Did you know? Copenhagen and Denmark is recognised for its achievements and innovations across a variety of fields. Here are some of the highlights from Copenhagen and Denmark.
Copenhagen is among the most livable cities
Copenhagen is a perennial favourite in Monocle’s top 10 – it has taken the top spot a record three times – and the Danish capital is riding high again this year. What’s its secret?
Copenhagen brings you closer to sustainable solutions and meetings
Copenhagen is a frontrunner when it comes to adopting sustainable solutions and the city has one of the world's most ambitious climate policies - with a goal of being the first carbon-neutral capital city by 2025. As a result, it is almost impossible not to have a sustainable meeting in the Danish capital, Copenhagen.
Denmark is among the least corrupt countries in the world
Denmark takes the top spot as one of the least corrupt countries in Transparency International’s global study of public sector corruption from 2017, and no. 1 least corrupt country in the world in 2020 by World Population Review.
Bicycle-friendly city
Copenhagen has consistently been ranked as one of the most bike-friendly cities in the world and in 2017 and 2019 Copenhagen was ranked number one in the Copenhagenize Bicycle Friendly Cities Index. In 2016, bicycles even outnumbered cars in Copenhagen.
Danes are some of the best non-native English speakers in the world
When you hold a meeting in Copenhagen there is a good chance that communication is smoother than in most other destinations. The English Proficiency Index (EF EPI) consistently ranks Danes some of the best non-native English-speakers in the world.
Danes, some of the happiest people on the planet
In Denmark you will meet some of the happiest people in the world. Danes have several times been ranked the happiest people on earth by United Nation’s World Happiness Report and the happy Danes still rank among the top.
Denmark is among the most peaceful countries in the world
Denmark tops the list of the world’s most peaceful countries. In 2017 and 2019 Denmark was ranked 5th most peaceful country in the world by Vision of Humanity's Global Peace Index.