Due to the high quality of the candidatures submitted, the resolution of the contest “Atlantic City of the Year” 2018 is delayed until January 15, 2018. The place and date of the award ceremony will be confirmed then.
This award, granted to the city of Las Palmas for the year 2017, wants to highlight the excellence and attractiveness of the Atlantic cities. In addition to a reinforced international communication strategy, the city gains precise technical assistance in European projects and initiatives, in addition to the responsibility of organizing an “Atlantic day”, a day of transnational celebration.
Contrary to what happens in other awards, the name and number of participants is not revealed, only the winner is known. However, contestants who so wish may request a feedback to the General Secretariat of the Atlantic Cities, which will serve them to compete at this or other contests.