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First pedal strokes towards an EU Cycling Strategy

For the first time in European history, the European Commission has received a proposal for a European strategy on cycling. This strategy will support citizens to achieve a better quality of life and have a positive impact on urban mobility.

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publication date : 20-06-2017

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Applications for the annual CIVITAS Awards competition and to host the 2018 CIVITAS FORUM Conference are open

The CIVITAS Forum Conference 2017 will take place in Torres Vedras (Portugal) from 27-29 September. Apply now for the CIVITAS awards competition and to host the 2018 CIVITAS Forum Conference. Deadline is 14 July 2017.

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publication date : 15-06-2017

  •  mobility

CREATE Assembly of Partners and training

The CREATE EU project Annual Assembly in London last month kicked off the last year of the CREATE project. Participants discussed the first results of the work packages, and assessed the final project guidelines, along with the dissemination and exploitation strategies.

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publication date : 08-06-2017

  •  mobility

DG MOVE Road Safety newsletter

The new issue of the DG MOVE Road Safety Newsletter has been published.

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publication date : 08-06-2017

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  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  mobility

CitiZen: Driving the EU urban challenge

EUROCITIES was invited by MEP Piernicola Pedicini to present the CIVITAS initiative at an event organised in the European Parliament providing participants with a wide range of information and presentations on financing programmes -by European Commission- and on best practice examples from urban initiatives such as the Covenant of Mayors, CIVITAS or the Urban Innovation Action.

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publication date : 06-06-2017

  •  mobility

Europe on the Move: the Commission initiative for clean, competitive and connected mobility is out.

The European Commission launched on 31st May “Europe on the move”, a wide set of initiatives with the goal of encouraging the shift of European mobility and transport towards clean energy and digitalisation while keeping the sector competitive and socially fair.

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publication date : 06-06-2017

  •  mobility

First CIVITAS study visit on cycling launched in Zagreb

The European Initiative on cleaner, better transport cities CIVITAS launched its first study visit in Zagreb as part of a series of free peer-to-peer training activities for transport practitioners from across Europe.

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publication date : 06-06-2017

  •  mobility

Ministers adopt a Declaration on Governance of Transport at the ITF Summit

Gathered at the occasion to the 3-day summit of the International Transport Forum in Leipzig, Ministers of countries members of ITF have adopted a Declaration on Governance of Transport which takes into account 2 majors agreements: the Paris Climate Agreement and the UN Sustainable Development Goals calling for significant changes to transport systems and technologies and was published the day after the EU package "Europe on the Move" in which the European Commission takes action for...

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publication date : 06-06-2017

  •  mobility

The Traffic agent app toward new developments

The Traffic Agent application developed by the city of Oslo had been shortlisted for the EUROCITIES award for innovation in 2015. Its is now entering a new phase and offers possibilities for further developments Europe-wide.

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publication date : 06-06-2017

  •  mobility

Register now for EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK 2017

European cities promoting sustainable urban mobility during the week of 16 to 22 September can now register at www.mobilityweek.eu

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publication date : 31-05-2017