Programme & Presentations

The workshop and the ulterior visit on 29th September are organized on the occasion of the  8th European Greenways Award Ceremony 2017.  

Further information and registration will be available shortly. Please, stay tuned for updates!

Recent meeting in Brussels of the jury of the 8th European Greenways Award 


The winners will be announced in Limerick (Ireland) on Thursday September 28, 2017


The European Greenways Association (EGWA) announces the call for candidacies for the 8th European Greenways Award(EGA) 2017, organised by EGWA in co-operation with the Limerick City and County Council

The objective is to promote examples of best practice and to support their replication on other greenways all over Europe. The European Greenways Award will only be granted to greenways under the Lille Declaration, as well as to initiatives already in existence. This biennial award will recognise examples of greenway best practice in two categories:

a) Excellence awards;

In this category the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes will be awarded to three exemplary greenways that show the best integration of the various characteristics that define greenways (Art. 1 of Regulations) and which also demonstrate specific strengths which, in the opinion of the jury, make them exemplary. (…)

b) Exemplary initiatives; 

A 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize will be awarded to exemplary initiatives carried out in relation to greenways. This category is open to any activity related to greenways in its broadest sense: (…)

NEW Deadline for receipt of candidacies: Tuesday 9 May 2017



– Application forms:

Excellence awards

Exemplary initiatives


The awards ceremony will be held on Thursday 28th September 2017 at Limerick, in Ireland.


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8th EGA Regulations 2017 Web-new-deadline
8th EGA Regulations 2017 Web-new-deadline
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Application form – Excellence: 

8th EGA Excellence 2017 Web-new-deadline
8th EGA Excellence 2017 Web-new-deadline
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Application form – Exemplary initiatives

8th EGA Initiatives 2017 Web-new-deadline
8th EGA Initiatives 2017 Web-new-deadline
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