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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

This week Klaus Bondam, director of the Danish Cyclists’ Federation and former Cycling Mayor of Copenhagen, has given lectures about the benefits and the international potential of the Danish cycling culture in Belgium, England and Germany.

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Kisses on the cheek and tango – the Cycling Embassy of Denmark in Buenos Aires

Kisses on the cheek and tango – the Cycling Embassy of Denmark in Buenos Aires

| November 26, 2013

Geographically, three CED members were very far away when they participated in the event IbikeABC. IbikeABC was a co-operation between the city administration of Buenos Aires, the Dutch Cultural Institute and the Danish Embassy in Buenos Aires.

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The Dutch approach – lessons learnt from a Danish perspective

The Dutch approach – lessons learnt from a Danish perspective

| November 26, 2013

What can Danish cycle planners learn from the Dutch? This was the key question when a large group of members from Cycling Embassy of Denmark went on a study trip in September 2013. 23 cycling specialists visited 6 different Dutch cities and our twin organisation, the Dutch Cycling Embassy.

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What can the Danes learn from the Dutch?

What can the Danes learn from the Dutch?

| October 2, 2013

Even a leading cycling nation like Denmark needs new inspiration once in a while. So in September 2013, 23 representatives of the Cycling Embassy of Denmark journeyed to the Netherlands.

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New book on promotion of active travel in urban areas now available

New book on promotion of active travel in urban areas now available

| September 1, 2013

The book “Aspects of active travel – How to encourage people to walk or cycle in urban areas” is now available. Marianne Weinreich of VEKSØ, member and Vice Chair of the Cycling Embassy of Denmark, has contributed to the book with an article about Danish best practice.

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Velo-City 2013 in Wien

Velo-City 2013 in Wien

| August 27, 2013

Vom 11. bis 14. Juni 2013 trafen sich über 1.400 Verkehrsplaner, Architekten, Berater, Forscher, Entscheidungsträger, NGOs und Fahrradenthusiasten in Wien, um sich gegenseitig zu inspirieren und ihr Wissen darüber, wie das Fahrrad als Transportmittel weitere Verbreitung finden kann, zu teilen.

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Chicagohagen: lessons learned from Denmark

Chicagohagen: lessons learned from Denmark

| August 26, 2013

Once the stomping grounds of Al Capone, Chicago’s ambition is now to become the number one cycle city in the U.S. In July, they journeyed to Copenhagen to seek counsel and inspiration from members of the Cycling Embassy of Denmark on how to become “Chicagohagen.”

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Thoughts on Velo-City 2013 in Vienna

Thoughts on Velo-City 2013 in Vienna

| August 26, 2013

June 11-14, more than 1,400 traffic planners, architects, consultants, scholars, decision makers, NGOs and bicycle enthusiasts met in Vienna to inspire and share their knowledge on promoting cycling as a means of transport. A delegation of 25 represented the CED, and like the other conference goers, we had an amazing bicycle week in Vienna.

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Visit Reelight at Eurobike

Visit Reelight at Eurobike

| July 22, 2013

At this year’s Eurobike in August, you can meet winner of the Reddot design award and member of the Cycling Embassy of Denmark. This year Reelight is adding 3 new, innovative and useful products to the Reelight range. Meet Reelight at booth A5-408.

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Hep Monatzeder awarded!

Hep Monatzeder awarded!

The Mayor of Münich, Hep Monatzeder, has just been awarded with the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2013 at the Velo-City 2013 Conference in Vienna.

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Cycling Embassy of Denmark supports cycling in Northern Ireland

Cycling Embassy of Denmark supports cycling in Northern Ireland

| June 28, 2012

The Cycling Embassy of Denmark recently joined forces with officials from Britain’s CTC and Ireland’s Cyclists.ie to support cycling advocates in Northern Ireland.

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Can you export Danish Bicycle know-how?

Can you export Danish Bicycle know-how?

| March 29, 2012

The short answer is yes. Danish municipalities and consultants have a lot of knowledge that can benefit other countries in their efforts to improve conditions for cyclists. Many foreign cities have discovered the benefits of using Danish bicycle know-how. In recent years, many Danes have presented their bicycle-related work at international conferences, and several consultants are involved in international projects. Thus, to an extent, the export of Danish bicycle know-how is already in progress

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Danish Bicycle Exhibition in Shanghai

Danish Bicycle Exhibition in Shanghai

The Consulate General of Denmark in Shanghai is organizing an exhibition on Danish bike culture in Shanghai from 4th to 7th May 2011. At the exhibition, visitors have the opportunity to meet and talk with Mr Niels Hoé-Svendsen from the Cycling Embassy of Denmark about Danish Bicycle Culture and the possibility to take a ride on the bicycles from the Danish EXPO Pavilion.

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Speakers at Velo-city 2011

Speakers at Velo-city 2011

The European cycling world will once again be gathered at the Velo-City conference. This time in Seville.The conference was just officially opened

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Collaboration with the Municipality of Rome

Collaboration with the Municipality of Rome

| February 23, 2011

Protocol of collaboration for the development of urban cycling between the Municipality of Rome and the Cycling Embassy

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The road to the heaven of cyclists

The road to the heaven of cyclists

| September 29, 2010

Tonight, the Foundation for Design and Architecture in Norway is questioning why Oslo is bad, when it comes to the use of bikes compared to other Nordic capitols

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Jan Gehl in Washington D.C. and New York

Jan Gehl in Washington D.C. and New York

| September 10, 2010

Book launch; Cities for People with Jan Gehl in D.C. and New York

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Cities for people

Cities for people

| September 7, 2010

Danish author, architect and urban design consultant Jan Gehl is giving a talk about his latest book Cities for People in London at the NLA, The Building Centre, on January 18th.

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Cycling embassy in Ljubljana

Cycling embassy in Ljubljana

Troels Andersen and Steffen Rasmussen were representing the cycling cities of Fredericia and Copenhagen

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Visit to Scotland

Visit to Scotland

The chairman of the cycling embassy in Scotland

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