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Exchange at the AlpWeek in Brig-Glis

The AlpWeek on beginning of September 2022 in our member town Brig-Glis had much to offer: interactive workshops, interesting keynotes, heated debates and many opportunities to exchange and network with like-minded people from the Alpine region.

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Alps in transition

The ecological transition is already happening in the Alps – and we are in the middle of it.…

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Exciting programme in Passy

Passy has joined the association « Alpine Towns of the Year » to take advantage of the experience…
Photo: Jure Kos

Our co-president Uroš Brežan was appointed minister

We congratulate our Co-President Uroš Brežan on his election as Minister of the Environment and Spatial Planning in Slovenia!

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Executive office in new hands

Since 1 January 2022, the management of the Alpine Town of the Year Association has once again been entirely in the hands of the International Commission for the Protection of the Alps CIPRA.

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Passy is Alpine Town of the Year 2022

The French town of Passy was awarded the title of “Alpine Town of the Year 2022” for its sustainable development policy.

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Biella hosted the association’s general assembly

The general assembly of the association took place during the annual conference of CIPRA, which was held from 1 to 3 July in Biella (Italy), Alpine Town of the Year 2021.

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Sonthofen’s 15th year membership anniversary

Anniversaries give us reasons to look back. The “Alpine Town of the Year” association celebrates its twentieth birthday this year.

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Fresh look

On the occasion of International Mountain Day, our brand new website is now online! We have decluttered and updated our content and wrapped it in a fresh design.

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Biella is Alpine Town of the Year 2021

The city of Biella/Piemont (Italy) has been officially named “Alpine City of the Year 2021” by an international jury.

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20 years of the Alpine Town of the Year Association

Anniversaries give us reasons to look back. The “Alpine Town of the Year” association celebrates its twentieth birthday this year.

The Executive Board of "Alpine Town of the Year": Bojan Sever, Mayor of the Alpine Town of Idrija (Slovenia), Ingrid Fischer, Third Mayor of the Alpine Town of Sonthofen (Germany) and President Thierry Billet, Vice-President Grand Annecy for Air, Climate and Energy Policy (France). © Alpine Town of the Year

20 years – together we have achieved a lot!

Let’s celebrate! – 20 years “Alpine Town of the Year” means 19 award-winning Alpine towns with a very special quality of life and commitment.