Danube Cycle Plans Policies, plans and promotion for more people cycling in the Danube region

  • Danube Cycle Plans - JOINT NEWSLETTER OF THE SABRINA AND DANUBE CYCLE PLANS PROJECTS NOW AVAILABLE
    - 28-12-2021
    JOINT NEWSLETTER OF THE SABRINA AND DANUBE CYCLE PLANS PROJECTS NOW AVAILABLE

    Two Danube Transnational Programme projects, the SABRINA and Danube Cycle Plans project, both dealing with cycling have joined forces and prepared a series of interviews with people working in the mobility and transport field, with a focus on...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
    - 27-12-2021
    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

    The partners of the Danube Cycle Plans project would like to thank to all the stakeholders for the great cooperation throughout the last year! Thanks to that we have we managed to take a big step forward in our project and for cyclists in the...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Newsletter #4 issued
    - 17-12-2021
    Newsletter #4 issued

    Strategies and methodologies are the basis, but in the end their implementation always depends on the enthusiasm and work of specific people. Therefore, in this period, in addition to working on the outputs, we also focused intensively on...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - THE PEP Steering Committee welcomes the activities of the Danube Cycle Plans project
    - 16-12-2021
    THE PEP Steering Committee welcomes the activities of the Danube Cycle Plans project

      During this year’s meeting of THE PEP Steering Committee in Geneva (October 27th and 28th. 2021) the progress in implementing the Danube Cycle Plans project was presented. The members of the steering committee welcomed the project and its...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Interview with Matthew Baldwin
    - 15-12-2021
    Interview with Matthew Baldwin

    With Matthew Baldwin, a deputy Director-General in European Commission’s Mobility and Transport Directorate-General, we have talked about new decade of Action for Road Safety, trains and bicycles, sustainable mobility and much more. Two...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Interview with Maria José Rojo, POLIS
    - 13-12-2021
    Interview with Maria José Rojo, POLIS

    With Maria José Rojo, a Project Manager – Coordinator for Active Travel and Health at POLIS, we have talked about ‘ideal cities’, the connection between active travel and health, the importance of cycling infrastructure and much more. Two...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Guideline for Assessment of cycling infrastructure and investment necessities
    - 12-12-2021
    Guideline for Assessment of cycling infrastructure and investment necessities

    One of the goals of Danube Cycle Plans project is creating a Danube Cycle Route Network (DCRN) or “DanuVelo” which will be a macro-regional network of cycle routes connecting (participating) countries in the Danube region. It will integrate...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Jaroslav Vymazal, Jihlava City: How to reduce car traffic for 14 %?
    - 10-12-2021
    Jaroslav Vymazal, Jihlava City: How to reduce car traffic for 14 %?

    Jihlava, a centre of the Vysocina Region in the Czech Republic has long been involved in the development of sustainable transport. Thanks to many measures in the field of transport (construction of cycle tracks and modernization of public...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Interview with Gregor Steklačič (National Cycling Coordinator of Slovenia)
    - 08-12-2021
    Interview with Gregor Steklačič (National Cycling Coordinator of Slovenia)

    With Gregor Steklačič, national cycling coordinator of Slovenia, we have talked about his passion for cycling, how to improve the safety of cyclists, why international cooperation is crucial for improving the position of cycling as a mode of...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - INTERVIEW WITH MONIKA SATTLER
    - 02-12-2021
    INTERVIEW WITH MONIKA SATTLER

    With Monika Sattler, diversity consultant and cycling ambassador, we have talked about her love for cycling, how she uses cycling to motivate people to follow their dreams, her experience with cycling infrastructure around the world and much...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - INTERVIEW WITH JILL WARREN (EUROPEAN CYCLISTS’ FEDERATION)
    - 29-11-2021
    INTERVIEW WITH JILL WARREN (EUROPEAN CYCLISTS’ FEDERATION)

    With Jill Warren, CEO of the European Cyclists’ Federation, we have talked about her passion for cycling, EuroVelo routes, cycling tourism, investments in cycling and much more. Two Danube Transnational Programme projects,...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Ionut Maftei, Romania: I made a choice to be a Danube Cycling Ambassador
    - 26-11-2021
    Ionut Maftei, Romania: I made a choice to be a Danube Cycling Ambassador

    Hello! I am Ionuț Maftei from Bike in Time and I’m in charge of promoting cycling tourism in Romania and I also organize bike-trips in different historical regions of the country. What can you tell us about the existing infrastructure for...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - INTERVIEW WITH THIAGO HERICK DE SA, WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    - 23-11-2021
    INTERVIEW WITH THIAGO HERICK DE SA, WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION

    With Thiago Herick de Sa from the World Health Organization we have talked about the ways of commuting in the period of COVID-19, the Pan-European Master Plan for Cycling Promotion, investments in cycling and much more. Two Danube...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - The project partners met in Ruse, Bulgaria
    - 25-10-2021
    The project partners met in Ruse, Bulgaria

    4th partner meeting of Danube Cycle Plans project took place in Ruse, Bulgaria. At the meeting, individual partners presented the outputs of the project. In addition, they also agreed on a programme of the project's closest planned events....

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Project Awarded by VCÖ Mobility Prize
    - 25-09-2021
    Project Awarded by VCÖ Mobility Prize

    The project "Danube Cycle Plans - More people on the bike in the Danube region!" was awarded the VCÖ Mobility Award in the category "Active Mobility" in 2021.   The VCÖ Mobility Award is Austria’s biggest competition for sustainable...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Workshop on Green Urban Transport: September 17, 2021, Geneva
    - 31-08-2021
    Workshop on Green Urban Transport: September 17, 2021, Geneva

    UNECE Working Party on Transport Trends and Economics (WP.5) has the pleasure to invite you to participate in and contribute to  the    “Workshop on Green Urban Transport”  which will be held in conjunction with the WP.5 thirty-fourth...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - How to double the share of cycling? Interview with Lukasz Wyrowski, United Nations
    - 22-08-2021
    How to double the share of cycling? Interview with Lukasz Wyrowski, United Nations

    The first-ever Pan-European Master Plan for Cycling Promotion was adopted at the Fifth High-Level Meeting on Transport, Health and Environment (THE PEP) in May 2021. The key document, which is to become the basic guide for the development of...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Covid has had a positive effect on travel behaviour
    - 26-06-2021
    Covid has had a positive effect on travel behaviour

    The last 18 months brought great changes in mobility. More people on wheels means greater need of safe roads not only for cyclists, but also for other sustainable travel modes. Slovenia is therefore preparing for an assessment and categorization...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - Danube Cycling Ambassadors are introducing themselves.
    - 18-06-2021
    Danube Cycling Ambassadors are introducing themselves.

    "Without a strong ambassador, strategy is just a piece of paper." Marketing Strategy created as part of the Danube Cycle Plans project defines, what is the key to the success of any strategy. It is the good involvement of key players. A...

  • Danube Cycle Plans - pan-European Master Plan for Cycling Promotion adopted! Implementation has already started
    - 24-05-2021
    pan-European Master Plan for Cycling Promotion adopted! Implementation has already started

    The so-called Vienna Declaration was signed in Vienna on 18 May 2021, which included the pan-European Master Plan for Cycling Promotion. The document was signed at the 5th meeting of the Ministers of Transport, Health and the Environment of the...

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