Ecopolis awards for local government are addressed to programs and activities organized by Greek municipalities, whose aim is the protection of the environment and the local ecosystems or the promotion of actions that raise the environmental awareness among citizens.

The sub-categories of ECOPOLIS Awards for local government are:

Sub - category 4.1.
ECOPOLIS Award for environmental policies


Sub - category 4.2.
ECOPOLIS Award for environmental awareness campaigns


Sub - category 4.3.
ECOPOLIS Award for environmental management (water resources, energy)


Sub - category 4.4.
ECOPOLIS Award for urban rehabilitation (buildings, squares, pedestrian streets, cycle tracks)


Sub - category 4.5.
ECOPOLIS Award for improvement of the quality of life (traffic, green, transportation, air etc.)


Sub - category 4.6.
ECOPOLIS Award for environmental investment programs (recycling, waste management, renewable energy sources etc.)



A qualified Selection Committee, whose members monitor all relative projects implemented during the previous year, selects the candidatures for each sub - category of Ecopolis local government awards. However, interested parties may also submit their candidature in order to be considered for an award.

All suggested projects for each sub - category will be communicated to the public. A qualified Evaluation Committee will assess all nominations according to the announced criteria and will decide on the winning project and the municipality to be awarded. The awards will be presented to the public at the Ecopolis Awards ceremony.

For further information, all interested parties are encouraged to contact the secretary of Ecopolis awards at the following number: 210 6196757.