Melbourne is the capital city of Victoria, and Australia’s second-largest city. It has an international recognition as a top destination and world-leader in many areas such as community engagement, climate leadership, business, sports, cultural performance and more.


Melbourne is recognised for its contribution to building energy efficiency, its Urban Forest Strategy and Precinct Plans, its formal and systematic knowledge-based development processes, its Urban Landscapes Climate Adaptation Programme and its community engagement.

Paired with: Madrid