A 360° view of urban mobility in Copenhagen, Denmark

A 360° view of urban mobility in Copenhagen, Denmark

With our new series of 360° pictures, you can experience best practice examples of urban planning & mobility in an interactive way. Find the first article of the series about urban mobility in the Netherlands here. Our next trip takes us to Copenhagen, often named as one of the world's most...

Measures by the Chinese Government to Promote Electro-Mobility

Measures by the Chinese Government to Promote Electro-Mobility

Authors: Sandra Retzer, Markus Wagner & Martin Huber Developments in the field of New Energy Vehicles (NEVs) in China have exceeded all expectations. The Middle Kingdom is by far the largest market for NEVs, with 50 % of global passenger cars being sold here (International Energy Agency (IEA),...

Towards more livable and safer cities: Examples for safe road infrastructure design – Now in Ukrainian language

Towards more livable and safer cities: Examples for safe road infrastructure design – Now in Ukrainian language

The lack of road safety remains a major challenge in many urban areas, although high levels of road safety are a prerequisite for the attractiveness of cycling, walking and public transport. Today, GIZ publishes the publication “Towards more livable and safer cities: Examples for save safe road...

A 360° view of urban mobility in the Netherlands

A 360° view of urban mobility in the Netherlands

With our new series of 360° pictures, you can experience best practice examples of urban planning & mobility in an interactive way. The first trip takes us to the Netherlands, where cycling is an essential part of the Dutch culture and cyclists are omnipresent. No other county boasts such an...

Transit Alliances will boost your ridership! Learn more in Portugese language!

Transit Alliances will boost your ridership! Learn more in Portugese language!

Transit alliances are a solution to make public mobility attractive for all - by incorporating multiple operators into one system! In many cities, both quantity and quality of public transport services are not keeping pace with population growth and social expectations. Learn more how to...

The Changing Face of Cycling in Germany: From Tradition to Shared Economy

The Changing Face of Cycling in Germany: From Tradition to Shared Economy

Author: Dominika Kalinowska 200 years ago, German inventor Philipp Moritz Fischer built the world’s first bicycle. Today, Germans own almost 74 million bikes and cover a distance of altogether nearly 25 billion kilometers or 300 kilometers per inhabitant and per year. It is particularly the...

European Mobility Week 2018

European Mobility Week 2018

With only 30 days to go to this year’s European Mobility Week (EMW), registration is still open for sustainable transport measures and promotional activities to be implemented between the 16th and 22nd of September 2018. The EMW 2018 campaign provides the perfect opportunity to present...

Trusting in Transport Tech

Trusting in Transport Tech

The Technology-based transportation solutions springing up in countries across the world can only thrive with adequate public and private sector support. From global ride-hailing platforms to regional and local apps for carpooling or for making public transport more reliable, entrepreneurs all over...

The Evolution of Free-Floating Bike-Sharing in China

The Evolution of Free-Floating Bike-Sharing in China

Authors: Sebastian Ibold, Dr. Christoph Nedopil Review: Sandra Retzer, Tina Huang, Florian Ibold   Since the explosive growth of free-floating bike-sharing in China starting in 2016, it has been described as one of the country’s hottest industries. China’s official state-run press agency...

Urban Road Safety now available in Arabic!

Urban Road Safety now available in Arabic!

Expanding our partnerships means expanding our resources. Providing relevant and accurate resources is important to us. It is also important to us to make these available in languages that help us keep high quality in the support we can offer our partners. The newest edition of SUTP Module 5b –...