Mot grönare VM 2019

Together to limit climate impact 2019

Jämtland county will host both the biathlon and the alpine world championships in 2019. In addition to competitions and festivities the 2019 World Championships also join forces with the Jämtland county government to promote sustainable development and limit climate impact. 

The broad-based charter, initiated by the County government and developed in cooperation with the Jämtland Härjedalen Region, the municipalities of Åre and Östersund, and the organizers of both Östersund 2019 IBU Biathlon World Championships and the Åre 2019 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships, as well as the World Championship Region 2019, defines a number of concrete measures that pave the way for a new milestone in winter sport event organization and help forge a more sustainable future. The ambition beeing to stage fossil fuel free World Championships in 2019.