Sustainable event
Sustainable events

A hands-on guide to more sustainable events


"Contributing to the SDGs and creating a positive and lasting impact, can seem a daunting task. This is why we have created this guide. To help you reflect and point you to very concrete actions to take when planning a sustainable event" - Kit Lykketoft, Director of Convention.
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Cases: Learn from the best

Here are three event organisers sharing their ambitions and practical insights on how to drive sustainability to the next level. We hope they will inspire you.



Get inspired from other events with a focus on sustainability! 

C40 World Mayors Summit

C40 was striving to make a zero-waste event. This means that no single-use items was to be used, while they also only were using recyclable materials....

Roskilde Festival

At Roskilde Festival we talk about sustainable  development . Being sustainable is not an end in itself but a continuous and constant effort to make a...

UIA 2023

UIA - the world Architecture Festival has chosen Copenhagen as the host city in 2023 where more than 40.000 architects and the builds environment will...

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