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Traffic and demand management refers to measures such as parking management, reallocating urban space in favour of sustainable modes of transport (including shared space), access controls, road pricing, and traffic signal control strategies.

By diamantina / Updated: 17 Sep 2020

ICSD 2021 : 9th International Conference on Sustainable Development, 8 - 9 September Rome, Italy

European Center of Sustainable Development in collaboration with the Canadian Institute of Technology will organise the 9th ICSD 2021 International Conference on Sustainable Development, with particular focus on Environmental, Economic and Socio-Cultural Sustainability.

The Conference theme: Creating a unified foundation for the Sustainable Development: Research, Practice and Education.

By Michiel Modijefsky / Updated: 15 Sep 2020

Free public transport in Montpellier

The residents of the metropolis of Montpellier have been able to travel free of charge every weekend on board buses and trams throughout the metropolitan area since 5 September 2020. The offer applies the residents only. All who live in one of the 31 municipalities of the Montpellier metropolis can apply for the free weekend pass, which is available from the public transport mobile application (M'Ticket TaM) and on the public transport card (TaM card).

By rswa178 / Updated: 09 Sep 2020

Feature your city in a new CIVITAS e-publication and videos

Unfortunately, the CIVITAS study visits scheduled for 2020 could not take place due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

But as an alternative, CIVITAS is producing an interactive e-publication that will immerse readers in the best practices of leading mobility cities. Alongside the cities selected to host the study visits in 2020, it will include two other cities.

Apply now to have your city featured - present three sustainable urban mobility best practices and showcase your city with a video!

By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 10 Sep 2020
By Claus Köllinger / Updated: 27 Aug 2020

Designing Streets for Kids Guidance- 10 Actions to Improve Streets for Children

In August 2020, the Global Designing Cities Initiative released its “Designing Streets for Kids” guidance as a supplement of NACTO’s Global Street Design Guide. The guidance aims to create welcoming and safe streets for children and their families and caretakers. Here are 10 actions from the guidance that help to put children at the heart of street design:

By michalbrennek / Updated: 28 Aug 2020
By Claus Köllinger / Updated: 30 Jul 2020
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 30 Jul 2020
By rswa178 / Updated: 08 Jun 2020

DESTINATIONS Webinar: CELSO - a system for demand-responsive public transport

This webinar from the CIVITAS DESTINATIONS project presents the main components of the knowledge-based CELSO system.

CELSO helps operators adapt collective passenger transport services according to demand. It achieves by monitoring and evaluating the relevant services via an app (both for drivers and users) and a web-based programme.

Join on Wednesday 17 June, 10:30-11:30 CEST, to hear about CELSO's successful pilot in CIVITAS DESTINATIONS.

By adham / Updated: 12 Aug 2020