EU initiatives

 

 

Looking for more information on sustainable mobility in Europe?

Check out the links below, which contain the latest EU funding and policy info, projects and case studies.

 

 

European Commission - Mobility and Transport

The website is developed and managed by the European Commission's Directorate General for Mobility and Transport. It offers information on transport policies. Languages: English

 

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European Commission - Environment

The website is developed and managed by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Environment. It offers information on protecting, preserving and improving the environment for present and future generations. Languages: English

 

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EUROPA: Activities of the European Union - Transport

Subsection of the EUROPA portal concerning EU policy in the field of transport. Languages: All official EU languages

 

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European Day Without A Road Death - Project EDWARD

A day without fatalities on Europe's roads? That’s the aim of Project EDWARD each year. Launched in 2016, the project is supported by drivers across the continent, plus very generous public and private sector partners.

 

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European Investment Bank

The EIB raises substantial volumes of funds on the capital markets which it lends on favourable terms to projects furthering EU policy objectives. The EIB continuously adapts its activity to developments in EU policies. Languages: English, French, German

 

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European Week of Sport 

The European Week of Sport promotes sport and physical activity across Europe. The Week is for everyone, regardless of age, background or fitness level.

 

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European Investment Fund

EIF is the EU specialised vehicle providing venture capital and guarantee instruments for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). The EIF is a European institution whose main objective is to support the creation, growth and development of SMEs. Languages: English

 

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CIVITAS Initiative - Clean and Better Transport in Cities

With the CIVITAS Initiative, the EC aims to generate a decisive breakthrough by supporting and evaluating the implementation of ambitious integrated sustainable urban transport strategies that should make a real difference for the welfare of the European citizen. Languages: English

 

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ELTIS Plus - Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans

ELTIS is a portal for local transport news and events, transport measures, policies and practices implemented in cities and regions across Europe. It aims to support a practical transfer of knowledge and exchange of experience in the field of urban and regional transport in Europe. The website also contains a good practice database with more than 1,600 case studies.

The website also provides an insight into guidelines, examples and benefits of Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans and how they can define a set of interrelated measures designed to satisfy the mobility needs of people and businesses today and tomorrow. Languages: English

 

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EPOMM - European Platform on Mobility Management

EPOMM is the European Platform on Mobility Management, a network of governments in European countries that are engaged in Mobility Management (MM). They are represented by the Ministries that are responsible for MM in their countries. Languages: English

 

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CORDIS - Community Research and Development Information Service

CORDIS is the European Commission's primary public repositor and portal to disseminate information on all EU-funded research projects and their results. Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Spanish

 

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Social Biking project

The Social Biking project (S-b) aims to motivate European citizens to be more physically active and use more environmentally sustainable forms of transport. It is an internet based intervention project, coordinated by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre, designed to collect primary data related to biking and social networks and identify the most efficient social-based incentives for physical activity. 

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Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy

The EU Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy brings together thousands of local governments voluntarily committed to implementing EU climate and energy objectives.

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