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22 January 2020

Oslo’s Governing Mayor launches new e-mobility initiative

Today, ICLEI Member Oslo’s Governing Mayor Raymond Johansen launched a new e-mobility pilot project in the city’s Røverkollen housing cooperative. People across Europe are expected to make the shift from traditional cars to electric ones in the coming years. How can we make that ...

20 December 2019

New fact sheets from across Europe share best practice knowledge on Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning

A new series of fact sheets chronicling good practice examples of measures, instruments and planning procedures related to Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs) are now available. Fact sheets draw on the expereinces in ICLEI Members Birmingham (United Kingdom), Budapest (Hungary), and Malmö...

17 December 2019

A victory for Budapest: putting citizens first in sustainable urban mobility planning

ICLEI Member Budapest (Hungary) recently announced the adoption of its first Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP) after a long process to revamp its transport system to put residents first. The City of Budapest established the BKK Centre for Budapest Transport in 2011 to address the cities' most ...

16 December 2019

Join an urban mobility study visit to learn from leading European cities

Urban actors are invited to join sustainable mobility study visits in ICLEI Member Utrecht (the Netherlands), as well as in Madrid (Spain), Szeged (Hungary), Vinnytsia (Ukraine), and Bratislava (Slovakia). As hosts of sustainable urban mobility study visits in 2020, these cities are offering partic...

10 December 2019

Collaborating for success: cycling superhighways in Denmark’s Capital Region

The Danish Cycle Superhighway is a collaboration between 27 municipalities – including ICLEI Member Copenhagen (Denmark) – and the Capital Region of Denmark, which shows the major benefits that come from collaboration to develop cycling infrastructure. In 2009, an initial 16 municipalit...

21 November 2019

Urban Mobility: the Voice of Citizens in Zurich

In ICLEI Member Zurich (Switzerland), citizens are not only regularly involved in the mobility planning process, but they also guide the decisions made by the local authority and the mobility path the city takes. In its new video, the SMARTEES project looks back at its study visit to Zurich, where ...

31 October 2019

ICLEI Members lead the way in European sustainable mobility innovation

This month, ICLEI Members at the forefront of sustainable urban mobility – including Ghent (Belgium), Ljubljana (Slovenia), Stockholm (Sweden), and Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain) – have had their successes shared and recognised through the release of two mobility publications, announcement of m...

14 October 2019

Apply now to host European sustainable mobility peer-exchanges

Towns and cities have until 18 October to apply to host sustainable mobility peer-exchange activities – that can take the form of study visits or work placements – in 2020. Organised under the framework of the CIVITAS Initiative, these offer a prime opportunity for host cities to demons...

7 October 2019

Mobility materials and success stories shared at CIVITAS Forum 2019

This year’s edition of Europe’s landmark urban mobility event, the CIVITAS Forum, unfolded over the course of three days in Graz (Austria). From 2-4 October, over 650 mobility minds from 45 countries discovered first-hand how a combination of newer, low-emission transport technologies a...