Workshop: Sustainable economic development

CITYWATPhoto: Tina NyforsER participated in and had a presentation at a Baltic Sea Regional workshop on 6 May 2014 in Stockholm. The workshop was entitled “The Baltic Sea – Implementing Sustainable Economic Development in Cities and Municipalities”..The workshop had about 30 participants and provided an interesting day filled with presentations, panel discussions and networking. The participants represented municipalities, companies, networks, investment institutions and foundations from different Baltic Sea countries including Sweden, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Finland.

The workshop was organized by the Zennström Philanthropies and the Union of the Baltic Cities (UBC). CITYWATER and the Baltic Sea Challenge participated in the arangements of a panel discussion entitled “Cities Taking the Lead in Sustainability”.