Walking and cycling

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Walking and cycling are the cleanest and most efficient forms of transport, particularly suited for short to moderate distances. Both provide numerous benefits. They improve health, do not produce air or noise pollution and help to reduce congestion.

Introducing cycling infrastructure (e.g. bike lanes, bike parking and hire schemes) are ways in which cities can promote cycling, while creating pedestrian-friendly spaces can promote commuting, shopping and recreation.

By Claus Köllinger / Updated: 19 Apr 2022
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New measures on scooter misuse to be implemented in Brussels

Micromobility has been a welcome addition in increasing the mobility of residents whilst producing low carbon emissions, however the misuse of the personal mobility devices has been creating problems for pedestrians in Brussels and has almost led to them being banned in some municipalities.
By Claus Köllinger / Updated: 26 Jan 2022
By Michiel Modijefsky / Updated: 27 Jan 2022
By Jane Tewson / Updated: 30 May 2022

World Bicycle Day 2022: How will the bicycle shape our future?

World Bicycle Day will take place online on 3 June, 14:30-16:00 CEST (Brussels). It draws attention to the benefits of cycling — a simple, affordable, clean, fitness-enhancing, and sustainable means of transportation. The bicycle contributes to cleaner air and less congestion and makes education, health care and other social services more accessible to the most vulnerable populations.

By Hannah Figg / Updated: 14 Jan 2022