Exhibition about sustainable cities in the Nordic countries offers inspiration at the Seven Cities Music festival

Monday, 22 June 2020
Exhibition about sustainable cities in the Nordic countries offers inspiration at the Seven Cities Music festival nordicinnovation.org

The Music of Seven Cities Festival will take place all over Eastern Estonia from July 2nd to 18th. On July 3rd festival visitors will have a chance to join a musical journey to the Nordics and also visit the opening of the "Sustainable Nordic Cities" exhibition at the Tartu Univeristy Narva Collage. The exhibition will stay open until August 3rd.

Nordic Contrasts

On 3rd of July the focus will be on the Nordics. One of the brightest personalities of Estonian jazz, saxophonist-accordionist-composer Raivo Tafenau creates a musical bridge to the Nordic countries in his concert ´Nordic Contrasts´. In addtion to beautiful music guests will also have the chance to vistit the exhibition "Sustainable Nordic Cities".

Sustainable Nordic Cities

On July 3rd we are also inviting you to the opening of the exhibition "Sustainable Nordic Cities". The exhibition will stay open to visitors at the Narva collage until August 3rd.

From the loneliness of the elderly to floods and air pollution, all the world's cities face enormous challenges. The UN 2030 Agenda provides a framework for overcoming the challenges. Goal 11 sustainable development emphasizes the crucial role of cities and communities. However, as can be seen in the exhibition, urban solutions are not limited to the mentioned goal 11, but are related to many others. The Nordic countries are seriously committed to the UN Plan 2030 and are already offering solutions to contribute to sustainable development goals. The Nordic countries are already on the road to a more sustainable future. Our exhibition provides an overview of solutions for health, exercise and CO2 reduction, the circular economy and resilience. We hope to inspire you to join us on this journey.

 

The exhibtion is brought to viewers in co-operation with our good partners the Embassy of Finland, the Embassy of Sweden, the Norwegian Embassy and the Danish Embassy.


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