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The Cycling Fund 2009-2014 – prelimenary evaluation

The Cycling Fund 2009-2014 – prelimenary evaluation

| August 25, 2017

The first national Cycle Fund from 2009-2014 was established in 2009, allocating € 134 for promoting cycling in municipalities. The objective of the Cycling Fund is to facilitate projects that can improve conditions for cyclists all over Denmark in order to make the bicycle a more attractive and safe. In this five-year period, the fund

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Dutch/Danish workshop on the challenges of autonomous cars

Dutch/Danish workshop on the challenges of autonomous cars

| May 4, 2017

On June 12, the Cycling Embassy of Denmark will be co-hosting a workshop for Dutch and Danish decision makers and experts as a prelude to the Velo-city 2017 conference in Arnhem-Nijmegen. The workshop is a joint event organised by the CED, the Danish Embassy in the Netherlands, the Dutch Embassy in Denmark, and the Dutch

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Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2016

Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2016

| February 2, 2017

The Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2016 is out. “New members keep joining the Cycling Embassy of Denmark. Our network now counts over 40 members; a token that cycling is still a hot topic on the mobility agenda. More and more players have entered the field of cycling in Denmark, and new initiatives and

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How Denmark became a cycling nation

How Denmark became a cycling nation

| January 18, 2016

In the 1960s, cars were threatening to displace bicycles in the main Danish cities. But the oil crisis, the environmental movement and a couple of controversial road projects reversed the trend. This is however just part of the story of why Danes still cycle so much.

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South America learns from Danish cycle experts

South America learns from Danish cycle experts

| January 12, 2016

In August 2015, a group of stakeholders from six South-American cities participated in the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Bikeable City Seminar. Claudio Olivares Medina from the organisation, Bicivilizate, shares his experiences from the seminar. 

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CED’s Annual Report 2015

CED’s Annual Report 2015

| December 8, 2015

The Cycling Embassy of Denmark has expanded its activities in 2015. Our Annual Report 2015 is out now. 

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