City of Kuopio
Tulliportinkatu 31
P.O. Box 228
FIN-70101 Kuopio, Finland
Tel. +358 17 182 111
Fax +358 17 182 058




Photo: Vicente Serra

Kuopio presents wellbeing services in European Healthy Cities Conference

The city of Kuopio participates in 2014 WHO European Healthy Cities Conference with a record number of presentations. The conference will be held in Athens 22 – 25 October 2014. Kuopio hosts next summer the European Healthy Cities Conference.

Liveable City Centres Conference held in Kuopio

The Liveable City Centres in Finland Association arranged this year’s main conference in Kuopio on 27 - 28 August, 2014. The conference programme was wide and diverse. The quests were impressed about the strong development of Kuopio city centre.

By bicycle from Besançon to the sister city Kuopio

Through Europe by bicycle – that was the big plan of Clémence Daloz and Laurine Michaut, when they started their cycling trip on 1st May 2014 from Besançon, France. When Clémence and Laurine arrived in Kuopio in August, there was already 8500 km cycling behind.


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