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UN-Habitat and ECF sign agreement to promote cycling worldwide

UN-Habitat and ECF sign agreement to promote cycling worldwide

| April 9, 2014

UN-Habitat and European Cyclists’ Federation sign Memorandum of Understanding on promoting cycling as a sustainable means of transport worldwide Dr. Joan Clos, the Executive Director of UN-Habitat and Manfred Neun, President of the European Cyclists’ Federation, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the “Promotion of Cycling as a Sustainable Means of Transportation”. This agreement engages […]

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Klaus Bondam is key-speaker at VELOBerlin this weekend

Klaus Bondam is key-speaker at VELOBerlin this weekend

| March 28, 2014

Denmark is one of the world’s leading bicycle countries. The Danish capital is one of the world’s leading bicycle cities. Klaus Bondam is director of both the Danish Cyclists’ Federation and former Cycling Mayor of Copenhagen. Therefore, he is a highly profiled speaker on the international cycling scene. This week he has given lectures in […]

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First step to safer HGV/lorry cabs taken

First step to safer HGV/lorry cabs taken

| March 19, 2014

The European Parliament has brought forward the possibility of ground breaking lorry/truck safety design with a vote yesterday in the Parliament. The MEPs voted in favour of allowing an increase in the front of the cabs. The MEPs inserted amendments that some of this space has to be used to decrease blind spots at the […]

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