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6 November 2018

Nijmegen wins green destinations gold award

ICLEI Member Nijmegen (The Netherlands) was recently awarded the much-coveted Green Destinations Gold Award by Green Destinations during the Global Green Destinations Day, which recently took place in European Green Capital 2018, Nijmegen.

Green Destinations is a non-profit organisation for sustainable tourism, leading a global partnership of expert organisations, companies, and academic institutions. They reward cities and town for making their communities sustainable tourist destinations.

Speaking about the work Nijmegen has done, Green Destinations President, Albert Salman said: “Nijmegen has shown impressive results on climate adaptation, greening their city and involving stakeholders in the process. Additionally, they have ambitious plans for the future.”

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