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Call for Nominees for CED’s Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2019

Call for Nominees for CED’s Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2019

| March 1, 2019

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 2019. 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 Dublin, Ireland in

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Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2018

Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2018

| December 20, 2018

The Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Annual Report 2018 is out!  Read about our recently issued recommendations as to how and why cycling should be an integral part of urban mobility, how the CED has worked to build international partnerships and better connect cycling and ITS, and much more. 2018 has been an exciting year, but much

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Europe’s best cycle cities to spread the joy of cycling

Europe’s best cycle cities to spread the joy of cycling

| October 8, 2018

13 European cities are to inspire each other to become more bicycle friendly. Copenhagen have been appointed mentor city for Manchester, Riga and Helsinki and are themselves hoping to learn a thing or two from Amsterdam’s experiences with bicycle parking and handling abandoned bikes. Copenhagen, Amsterdam, and Munich have been appointed as the three mentor

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It pays off to invest in cycle superhighways

It pays off to invest in cycle superhighways

| September 28, 2018

A new socio-economic analysis of the cycle superhighways in the Capital Region of Denmark shows that the investment in cycle infrastructure and cycle superhighways has many economic benefits. By investing in the total network of 45 routes, the cycle superhighways are estimated to give a socio-economic surplus of 765 million euro.  A complete network of

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Cycling takes centre stage at the ITS World Congress 2018: Connected, Cooperative and Sustainable

Cycling takes centre stage at the ITS World Congress 2018: Connected, Cooperative and Sustainable

| September 14, 2018

When the ITS World Congress 2018 with the slogan ‘Quality of Life’ 17-21 September takes place in Copenhagen, cycling has its highest ever presence on the congress stage, in the programme and in supporting side events. The ITS World Congress 2018 with the slogan “Quality of Life” takes place in Copenhagen, one of the world’s

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What can you learn from the Danish cycle cities?

What can you learn from the Danish cycle cities?

| September 12, 2018

“I asked one of the presenters about how they decide where to put separated bicycle lanes in Copenhagen. […] ‘Well, we just put it on every major street.’ Now, that’s my answer as well!” Seeing is believing A steady flow of politicians, urban planners, engineers and NGO’s from all over the world come to Denmark

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