75% of Europeans — and more in the future — live in or around cities. The quality of life therein depends much on the environmental conditions.
This report aims to raise awareness of the various perspectives on, and perceptions of, quality of life.
Cities make up only two percent of the earth’s surface, yet they are home to over half of the world’s population. In Europe, the proportion of urban dwellers is even higher.
The Green City Accord is a movement of European cities committed to safeguarding the environment. In signing the Green City Accord, city leaders agree to take further action to make their cities greener, cleaner and healthier places.