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The environmental work of the City of Lahti aims to foster the well-being of nature and the environment. A healthy and safe natural environment improves the residents’ quality of life.

  • Lah­ti is the Eu­ro­pean Green Ca­pi­tal 2021

    The European Commission has chosen Lahti as the European Green Capital 2021 (European Green Capital Award, EGCA) as the first city in Finland. The award is proof of Lahti’s persistent environmental work as Finland’s leading environmental city.

    European Green Capital 2021