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Call for Nominees for CED’s Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2018

Call for Nominees for CED’s Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2018

| April 11, 2018

This is your chance to nominate the candidate you think should be honored with the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2018. True to tradition, the CED will award an individual or an organization with our Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion at the Velo-city conference which takes place in Rio de Janeiro

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Join our Bikeable City Masterclass in May 2018

Join our Bikeable City Masterclass in May 2018

| January 10, 2018

Do you need knowledge and concrete tools on how to promote cycling or improve conditions for cyclists in your country or city? Now you have the possibility to learn from leading Danish experts at our Bikeable City Masterclass in Copenhagen, May 14-18 2018. We invite urban planners, NGO’s and decision makers to experience the Danish cycle culture. You

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Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2017

Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2017

| December 6, 2017

The Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2017 is out! 2017 has been an exciting year. CED contributed to the new EU cycling strategy, entered the discussion on automated vehicles and cycling, launched a new publication and a Virtual Reality film, making it possible to cycle through the streets of Copenhagen. The CED is evolving

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Students help municipality reach its goal for number of people cycling

Students help municipality reach its goal for number of people cycling

| December 6, 2017

By Gorm Baagøe Andersen, Kolding Municipality and Birger Villadsen, COWI This autumn, more than 200 students from four gymnasiums in Kolding have worked with cycling in a project run by Kolding Municipality and the consultancy firms Welearn and COWI. The goal of the project is that the students’ ideas contribute to get more people cycling.Kolding

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Women bike for integration

Women bike for integration

| December 6, 2017

By Hanne Thomsen-Mühlbrand og Lene Ahle Skoubo, Herning Municipality and Anne Marie Lautrup, Rambøll ”Cycling is dangerous for women .” This is what many doctors said when Danish women first started cycling. Since then the bicycle has become a part of Danish culture and a natural choice when it comes to transport – both for

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New Bicycle Account: Bicycles outnumber cars in central Copenhagen

New Bicycle Account: Bicycles outnumber cars in central Copenhagen

| December 5, 2017

The new Bicycle Account for 2016 is out and it shows that cycling is still the preferred mode of transportation to work and education in Copenhagen.  Since 2014, the number of kilometers cycled on an average weekday in Copenhagen has increased from 1.34 to 1.4 million. In fact, this year cyclists outnumbered cars in central

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