Four European towns and cities were revealed as the recipients of the CIVITAS Awards 2019. The announcements were made in a lavish ceremony that concluded the second day of the CIVITAS Forum 2019 in Graz, Austria.
This year prizes were given out for the most ambitious initiative, exemplary citizen engagement, creating a high-impact legacy through CIVITAS involvement, and transforming a city into a more liveable environment.
Antwerp (Belgium), Bremen (Germany), Stockholm (Sweden) and Vinnytsia (Ukraine) walked away with the prizes, whilst the city of Kruševac (Serbia) received an honourable mention for its work.
Aside from the “Transformation” award, whose winner was chosen by the CIVITAS Political Advisory Committee, all winners were selected by a five-person jury made up ofprominent local politicians and renowned mobility experts.
See photos from the ceremony here.