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Amsterdam Duurzaam 2011 Celebrates Sustainability

The City of Amsterdam is organizing Amsterdam Duurzaam 2011 this weekend for the fifth time to show that sustainability is the trend.

Amsterdam Duurzaam 2011 raises awareness and provides tools for change by showcasing leading solutions to the ecological and social challenges we face.

We need a different approach to our energy, our food and our transportation. Sustainable Amsterdam shows why this is necessary

The public festival allows visitors to see sustainable products and services from businesses, community and social organizations. You are not only informed, but will have the chance to participate and to experience and consume what is already possible for sustainable solutions.

Amsterdam Duurzaam 2011 will take place from July 1st until July 3rd 2011, at the Westergasfabriek. Sustainable fashionistas can participate in workshops on sustainable clothing, enjoy a green beauty treatment or swop their clothes at the Ecofabs Fashion Party.

This is arguably most well-known sustainability event for the Amsterdam region.

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