Sustainability in North Rhine-Westphalia

North Rhine-Westphalia adopted its first sustainability strategy in 2016. In September 2020 the state government released an updated version of this first strategy.

Towards a sustainable future

Sustainability Strategy NRW 2020

In September 2020, the state government of North Rhine-Westphalia adopted an updated second sustainability strategy that was supplemented with important future topics. With a variety of goals and measures, the strategy shows the way to sustainable living and economic activity in the most populous federal state of Germany.

Sustainability strategy brochure 2020
How it began

Sustainability Strategy NRW 2016

The first sustainability strategy for North Rhine-Westphalia dates back to 2016. This initial strategy provides the groundwork for the second strategy published in 2020.

Sustainability Strategy Brochure 2016