Saint Ulrich am Pillersee, Tyrol, Austria

St. Ulrich am Pillersee demonstrates excellence with a holistic and sustainable approach to development that was the base for the implementation of many outstanding activities and measures. Special mention must be made of the economical use of natural resources, the close mash of agriculture and tourism, as well as the raise of awareness and consciousness about the mission statement due to innovative methods. Further- more, the high community engagement, the exemplary social interaction and life, and the creation of regional value chains while increasing the population should be noted. St. Ulrich am Pillersee is undoubtedly „on track to the future“ and therefore, has been honoured with a European Village Renewal Award for sustainable, holistic and motto-adequate village development of excellent quality.