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Online manual of EU environmental policy

This online manual allows decision makers and researchers to easily search and cross reference the extensive body of environmental policy. Subscription is required.


EU Transport Research Knowledge Centre

The TRKC offers probably the most complete listing of EU funded transport research projects - not all are here, but this is the biggest available database with links to project websites (where these are still live) and deliverables.  Find it at http://www.transport-research.info


European Trolleybus Knowledge Centre

A European Trolleybus Knowledge Centre has been established as part of the TROLLEY project. The online centre serves as an information hub providing contact details for European trolleybus experts and a library of relevant links and documents for those who wish to learn more about trolleybus systems. 


International Transport Research Documentation (ITRD) online database

ITRD is a  free to use multi-lingual database containing over 400,000 items on transport and transportation research, designed to meet the needs of engineers, consultants, and researchers worldwide. A thesaurus of transport terminology can also be downloaded from the website in English, French, German or Spanish.


Integrated transport database TRID

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) have launched a new integrated transport database that combines the records from TRB’s Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS) database and the OECD’s Joint Research Centre’s International Transport Research Documentation (ITRD) database. The TRID provides access to over 900,00 records of worldwide transportation research – an excellent tool for planners, policy makers and academics alike!


COMMERCE - Workplace travel plan resources

A number of resources to assist practitioners in developing workplace travel plans have been made available from the COMMERCE project at www.allinex.eu (registration required).


European Road Safety Observatory

The ERSO provides a wealth of tools and resources on road safety which can be accessed online at http://ec.europa.eu/transport/road_safety/specialist/index_en.htm


Collection of evidence of the benefits of walking and cycling

Bristol City Council have collected key evidence from peer-reviewed literature on the benefits of walking and cycling. 78 articles from various sources are presented on their website which acts as a one-stop-shop for practitioners looking for evidence to strengthen the case for current policies and practice regarding active travel.


Road Safety Knowledge Centre

The Road Safety Knowledge Centre is a web-based library of road safety related information and expertise, primarily from UK-based road safety organisations. Information within the Knowledge Centre is available free of charge to anyone who registers. The centre is also linked to good sources of international road safety good practice and knowledge


Tools to assist reducing work related travel

ACT travelwise have made their first set of industry guides on alternatives to travelling for work, free to download. These offer useful information on remote and home working and tools to enhance its effectiveness. A second set of guides to promote reduced work related travel, are available for members to download from their website.


Home_remote_working.pdf
Video_conferencing.pdf
Effective_conference_calls.pdf
Get_the_most_from_your_smartphone.pdf

Games, arts & crafts related to sustainable mobility to play with children

Get creative and inspire a new generation of sustainable travellers with a host of games, arts and crafts produced by the Bambini project for use in schools, kindergartens or at home.


Bambini book
Bambini puzzles
Bambini_games_arts_crafts.zip
EPOMM book

Mobility Management: The smart way to sustainable mobility in European countries, regions and cities

Produced by the European Platform on Mobility Management (EPOMM), this book provides:

  • an overview over Mobility Management development in Europe,
  • an overview over MM developments in each of the 11 EPOMM countries,
  • good practice examples from each of these countries.

 

For more information, see the Mobility Management book (opens pdf).


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