1. News
    07 July 2011

    EU road fatalities fall by 11% in 2010

    784 reads The European Commission has published new statistics showing that EU road fatalities decreased by 11% in 2010. However, country by country statistics, show that the number of deaths still varies...

  2. News
    11 July 2011

    Commission launches new Neighbourhood Transport Action Plan

    277 reads The European Commission has published a new Neighbourhood Transport Action Plan to strengthen transport links with neighbouring regions to the East and South of of the EU. The plan proposes more...

  3. News
    18 July 2011

    Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport website survey

    313 reads A survey has been launched to help improve their website. DG Mobility and Transport is considering a redesign so that it best meets the needs of their visitors. Thank you for your help! For this...

  4. News
    20 July 2011

    Sustainable surface transport research synopsis

    1190 reads The aim of this publication is to provide information on more than 100 projects which were selected in the first two FP7 Calls (2007 and 2008) in the field of sustainable surface transport. The...

  5. News
    14 July 2011

    Transport Work Programme 2012 Orientation Paper

    1103 reads This draft version of the Work Programme 2012 outlines the funding priorities for transport research under the FP7 programme for the year 2012. The main focus is on eco-innovation, safe and...

  6. News
    20 July 2011

    New calls for transport research (FP7) launched

    1625 reads Today, the European Commission launched a new round of FP7 calls for transport research. Researchers and scientists interested in submitting a proposal can do so. Today, the next round of calls...

  7. News
    19 July 2011

    First EU sustainability schemes for biofuels get the go-ahead

    317 reads Biofuels can represent an environmentally-friendly replacement of fossil fuels. However, we need to make sure that tropical forests and carbon rich peatlands are not turned into oil palm or...

  8. News
    26 July 2011

    Ten Years of European Mobility Week (2002-2011)

    349 reads Ten years ago, the European Commission invited municipalities across the EU to take action against the threat of climate change and to improve the quality of life for citizens by making cities...

  9. News
    01 August 2011

    Apply for the European Mobility Week Award

    822 reads The European Mobility Week Award was designed to reward activities carried out by local authorities in the framework of the European Mobility Week. It is awarded to cities that proved to be...

  10. News
    04 August 2011

    Carole Coune leads International Transport Forum

    1365 reads Carole Coune has officially assumed the office of Secretary General of the International Transport Forum at the OECD. As of 1 August 2011, Coune, a Belgian national, takes over from Jack Short,...