The Atlantic City of the Year is an acknowledgement of the efforts of Atlantic Arc Cities to find sustainable development models appropriate to their geographical identity. This annual contest seeks to reward excellence in Atlantic cities, members or not of the network, in the implementation of exemplary policies in the fields covered by the Charter of San Sebastian. Last year Brest Métropole Océane was chosen Atlantic City of the Year 2014.
Who can participate?
All Atlantic cities. As defined by the founding CAAC documents, an Atlantic City is among ‘towns, cities or agglomerations along the European Atlantic Arc, participating or interested in the dynamics of it.’ American and African Atlantic cities can also participate in a specific category.
The interested city must apply before February 16, 2015, using the form available at the end of THIS PAGE. The city shall include identification data, a reflection on its Atlantic assets based on the Charter of San Sebastián and the actions for the Atlantic year 2015 that it wishes to undertake.
To ensure transparency of the competition, the questions should be addressed to the comment form available HERE.