Fira de Barcelona has a clear commitment to sustainable development, with the creation of social value and the generation of wealth and well-being for Barcelona and its surroundings. We support the productive fabric and convert innovation into a tool for change. These values are closely linked to our concept of business, how we conduct our activities and the efficient management of resources.
Fira de Barcelona has obtained ISO 14001 certification, the most widely recognised international standard in the field of environmental management and we’ve adhered to the Barcelona Biosphere Tourism Sustainability Commitment.
Looking to the future, we focus our efforts on contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), approved by the UN in 2015, adapting them to our strategy and extending this commitment to exhibitors and visitors.
Economic and social impact
Fira de Barcelona’s activity has an estimated economic impact of more than 4.7 billion euros and contributes to the creation of more than 35,000 jobs and the collection of more than 971 million euros per year by the Public Finances.
Committed to the Sustainable Development Goals
Fira de Barcelona has made a commitment to actively support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), given its role as a generator of economic and social impacts. Committing to the SDGs means becoming co-responsible not only for the quality of life, well-being and prosperity of the present generation but also for the expectations of future generations.