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  • Published: January 2011

    More than half the population of older people in Europe lives in urban areas, so it is becoming increasingly important for urban transport systems to be accessible. However, good practice in the...

  • Published: October 2010

    Understanding how to develop an effective cycling network as well as knowing how to properly market cycling are two very important issues which complement one another. Poor promotion of good...

  • Published: October 2010

    Shifting a greater number of passengers to railway travel would be a highly effective way of reducing the environmental impact of transport. This holds true for journeys at all distances,...

  • Published: September 2010

    Ensuring that children adopt sustainable mobility behaviour early will go a long way to resolving future challenges in a variety of policy areas, including transport, the environment and health....

  • Published: June 2010

    The NICHES+ project developed twelve practitioner manuals innovative measures for making urban transport more efficient and sustainable. The manuals aim to make these measures mainstream urban...

  • Published: April 2010

    This note was requested by the European Parliament's Committee on Transport and Tourism for EU Members to provide an overview of the concept of Sustainable Urban Transport Plans (SUTPs) by tying...

  • Published: March 2010

    Fewer and fewer children now play on the streets outside their houses, partly due to increased traffic. As many communities lack safe areas for children to play, run and cycle, this is having a...

  • Published: March 2010

    This document is intended for traffic managers, transport planners, urban planners and decision-makers in local and regional authorities, and will raise awareness for the potential of co-operative...

  • Published: February 2010

    There are a number of measures that cities can employ to raise the profile of cycling and contribute to the required shift to wider use of cycling. These include 'soft' measures including...

  • Published: February 2010

    The PRESTO project has produced four guides on general cycling policy, infrastructure, promotion and electric cycling. Transport decision-makers and practitioners can use these to get a detailed...