Long-term, responsible handling of the available resources is more important today than ever before. Environmental friendliness and the social aspects of sustainability must be considered right from the time an event is planned; even small measures such as correct rubbish sorting or public transport access to the venue can help.

A comprehensive sustainability strategy encompassing the entire event is of course also feasible. The altonale cultural festival shows how this is done and has also teamed up with the Office for the Environment and Energy to develop an information portal on this subject. So if you’re looking for information on how to make your event sustainable, visit