7. 12. 2020
Find out more on project progress in Journals and Zoom-In-reports by UIA expert
UIA expert Jorgina Cuixart explains how APPLAUSE project is heading towards the last few months of implementation as it ends on the 31st of December 2020 and thus preparing for legacy.
4. 12. 2020
Ljubljana remains a reading friendly municipality
Ljubljana, UNESCO City of Literature, is going to hold the title Reading Friendly Municipality, which it received in 2017, for another three years.
3. 12. 2020
International Day of Persons with Disabilities – let us build a better future
On 3 December we are marking the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The main purpose of this day is awareness raising about rights, better understanding and the necessity of including people with disabilities in the society.
1. 12. 2020
This year some 600 new trees in Ljubljana
Ljubljana is becoming even greener, as we are planting new trees in several locations, and we are also taking into account citizens’ initiatives. In spring we have already planted some 140 trees and until the end of the year we are going to plant over 460 more.
30. 11. 2020
Processing of wood residues into 3D bio-composites
Within the framework of Applause Project, the Department of Wood Science of Biotechnical Faculty of the University of Ljubljana produces biocomposites from invasive wood species
27. 11. 2020
"Long live" as the main theme of this year's decorations
Ljubljana glows with festive lighting and nine Christmas trees are adorning the city. May again this year December be a month of good wishes for the future.
27. 11. 2020
Tree of 2020 chosen
On 28 November, the day when we are marking the efforts of people who are taking care of trees in cities, we are presenting the Tree of 2020. The whole year the title is going to be held by the weeping beech, which is growing in the garden in front of the house at Vodnikova cesta 93 where the owners of the land are taking exemplary care of it.
25. 11. 2020
We are further expanding the BicikeLJ system
This fall we have brought bicycles in the self-service bicycle rental system BicikeLJ even closer to our citizens by setting up 9 new locations with 90 bicycles. Ljubljana has already 72 BicikeLJ stations and 720 bicycles.
24. 11. 2020
Decisively for the European Capital of Culture 2025
On Tuesday, 24 November 2020, we submitted the second application book for the candidacy of Ljubljana for the European Capital of Culture 2025. Ljubljana is running for the title with the support of 25 municipalities of the Ljubljana Urban Region.
24. 11. 2020
In memoriam: Prof. Dr. Zora Konjajev
Honorary Citizen of Ljubljana Prof. Dr. Zora Konjajev, doctor, neonatologist, pioneer of Slovenian paediatrics and partisan, has passed away.