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Una nueva publicación de la Municipalidad de Copenhague

Una nueva publicación de la Municipalidad de Copenhague

| April 1, 2014

 “Enfocando en el Ciclismo” es una nueva publicación que difunde lineamientos para los proyectos viales de la Municipalidad de Copenhague. El objetivo es contribuir a que los proyectos de vialidad en Copenhague sean diseñados de manera que el tráfico de bicicletas esté integrado en la planificación de la mejor manera posible.

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Neue Publikation der Stadt Kopenhagen

Neue Publikation der Stadt Kopenhagen

| April 1, 2014

Focus on Cycling ist eine neue Publikation, die die Richtlinien für die Verkehrsprojekte der Stadt Kopenhagen darlegen soll. Die Darstellung soll dazu beitragen, in Kopenhagen Verkehrsprojekte zu entwickeln, die den Fahrradverkehr auf bestmögliche Weise berücksichtigen.

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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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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.

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Creating the world’s best city for cyclists

Creating the world’s best city for cyclists

| March 14, 2014

There is hardly any other city in the world that encourages bicycle traffic like Copenhagen. In doing so, the city called on consulting group COWI for help. By using advanced simulating software called PTV Vissim, COWI was able to realistically simulate current and future bicycle traffic.

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Sustainable City Development in Milan

Sustainable City Development in Milan

| March 12, 2014

The North Italian City of Milano wants to become greener by using Danish solutions. Therefore, Danish based Bikway and CED members Gehl Architects, HOE360 Consulting and the City of Copenhagen visited Milano in order to share their expertise and engage in a co-creation workshop on the green future of the city.

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Danish Road Directorate

Danish Road Directorate

| February 27, 2014

The Danish Road Directorate is part of the Danish Transport Ministry. The directorate is responsible for a portfolio of around 4.000 km of state-owned roads that carry around 45 % of the entire road traffic in the country.

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IS IT A BIRD

IS IT A BIRD

| January 24, 2014

IS IT A BIRD is a strategic innovation agency. We specialize in understanding behavior and use insights about people’s lives to develop and rethink cities, organisations, products and services. Our style is empathetic and passionate. Our mission is sustained change.

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The biggest news items of 2013

The biggest news items of 2013

| December 30, 2013

We have had a look at what our readers liked in 2013. Perhaps you missed some of the articles?

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New handbook for school cycling

New handbook for school cycling

| November 26, 2013

The Danish Cyclists’ Federation’s new handbook for school cycling has just been published. The book gives concrete advice to parents, schools and municipalities on children cycling to and from school.

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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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A city bike costs 17,000 kroner

A city bike costs 17,000 kroner

| November 26, 2013

Mistakes and misunderstandings concerning the price of Copenhagen’s new city bikes have overshadowed the debate about the possibilities offered by the new bike. That is a shame since the city bike is a perfect fit with recommendations from The Congestion Commission and Minister of Transport Pia Olsen Dyhr’s visions for more and better cycle traffic.

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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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Ein Citybike kostet 17.000 Kronen

Ein Citybike kostet 17.000 Kronen

| November 26, 2013

Fehler und Missverständnisse über den Preis der neuen Kopenhagener Citybikes haben die Debatte über die Möglichkeiten, die das neue Citybike bietet, überschattet. Das ist ärgerlich, da das Citybike auf perfekte Weise auf die Empfehlungen  der sogenannten Staukommission und die Visionen von Transportministerin Pia Olsen Dyhrs  für mehr und besseren Fahrradverkehr zutrifft. 

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Der niederländische Ansatz – Erkenntnisse aus dänischer Perspektive

Der niederländische Ansatz – Erkenntnisse aus dänischer Perspektive

| November 26, 2013

Was können dänische Fahrradplaner von den niederländischen lernen? Das war die Kernfrage, als sich zahlreiche Mitglieder der dänischen Fahrradbotschaft (Cycling Embassy of Denmark) im September 2013 auf eine Studienreise begaben. 23 Radfahr-Experten besuchten sechs verschiedene niederländische Städte und unsere Partnerorganisation, die Niederländische Fahrradbotschaft.

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Neues Handbuch ”Mit dem Fahrrad zur Schule”

Neues Handbuch ”Mit dem Fahrrad zur Schule”

| November 26, 2013

Ende des Monats wird der neue Ratgeber des dänischen Radfahrerverbands zum Thema „Mit dem Fahrrad zur Schule“ herauskommen. Das Handbuch wird eine Reihe von guten Ratschlägen für Eltern, Schulen und Gemeinden über das Radfahren zur Schule enthalten.

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Wangenkuss und Tango – Die Dänische Fahrradbotschaft in Buenos Aires

Wangenkuss und Tango – Die Dänische Fahrradbotschaft in Buenos Aires

| November 26, 2013

Geografisch betrachtet waren drei Mitglieder der Dänischen Fahrradbotschaft, Cycling Embassy of Denmark, kurz CED, ganz weit weg, als sie an dem Event IbikeABC teilnahmen. IbikeABC war ein Zusammenarbeitsprojekt zwischen der Stadtverwaltung in Buenos Aires, dem niederländischen Kulturinstitut und der dänischen Botschaft in Buenos Aires.

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Press release: Cyclists and Cycling Around the World

Press release: Cyclists and Cycling Around the World

| November 19, 2013

“Cyclists and Cycling Around the World” is a visionary book of remarkable breadth, highlighting the increasingly valuable and fascinatingly complex role of the bicycle in contemporary urban life and experience.

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Cycling safety – what Copenhagen can teach global cities

Cycling safety – what Copenhagen can teach global cities

| November 12, 2013

Mobility, planning and cycling: a study from Lund University in Sweden has compared the role of urban cycling and transport planning in Copenhagen, Denmark, and Stockholm, Sweden, and the results could serve as a guide for other cities struggling with cycling safety. Watch a small teaser for the PhD study.

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Danish bike parade in St. Petersburg

Danish bike parade in St. Petersburg

| October 15, 2013

In celebration of this year’s Europe Day, St. Petersburg organized a Danish-inspired bike parade and met with Minister of the Environment, Ida Auken. The Danish bicycle culture is still in style all over the world.

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