We promote Gothenburg and its actors at the European level by organising events and by taking part in current debates.

Upcoming events

Official banner of the 21st European Week of Regions and Cities

Securing the inclusive skills of tomorrow — official European Week of Region and Cities partner event

Date: 11th of October 2023, 09:30-10:30, at the Committee of the Regions in Brussels (Jacques Delors, JDE 51)

A discussion between three local projects on the importance of approaching the green transition through inclusive skills development. The projects focus on socially inclusive development of skills, but take different approaches: sustainable recreation and conservation of nature (Oslo), industry/city cooperation (Volvo/Gothenburg), and creating future job profiles (Madrid). This interactive event aims to develop best practices and co-create solutions to common challenges.

Please register your interest and attendance using this link 

Latest event

The importance of queer safe-spaces in a heteronormative world — co-organised with MEP Malin Björk

19th of September 2023

Past events

In the past, we have organised or participated in the organisation of the following events:

6th of June 2023: Skills for sustainable, resilient, and socially fair communities  official EU Green Week partner event on the topic of the role of Vocational Education and Training (VET) in the green transition

31st of January 2023: Towards a fossil-free and energy sovereign future- lessons learned from urban district heating transitions

12th of October 2022: Youth at risk – How to prevent criminal engagement and promote youth empowerment through the European Social Fund (ESF)?  partner event of European Week of Region and Cities

9th of June 2022: New European Bauhaus Festival 2022: Designing public spaces - co-creation over coffee and cookies

2nd of June 2022: Nature Pedagogics - Making the Green Deal Real by Starting Young