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The Human Scale

The Human Scale

| October 30, 2012

Fifty percent of the worlds population live in urban areas. By 2050 this figure is expected to increase to eighty percent. The megacity is both enchanting and scary. But how do we plan these cities in a way, which take human behavour into account?

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Bicycle playground in action

Bicycle playground in action

| February 14, 2012

In cooperation with the Nordea-foundation and WoodCouture, the Danish Cyclists’ Federation has developed the first mobile bicycle playground. Here, the more and less experienced bike kids can play themselves into secure cyclists.

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Danish Bicycle Culture in New York

Danish Bicycle Culture in New York

| January 31, 2012

The Department Of Transportation, New York City, found great inspiration in the streets of Copenhagen on how to get New York City more bike friendly.

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New bike research from Denmark

New bike research from Denmark

| December 15, 2011

On December 1 2011 the Bikeability project hosted it’s midterm seminar. 85 persones attended – out of which some 60 came from various state- and municipal institutions, NGO’s and private firms.

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Why the world need a Cycling Embassy

Why the world need a Cycling Embassy

| September 1, 2011

Vox pop from the closing workshop at the Velo-City Global conference in Copenhagen 2010.

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The Mayor of Copenhagen – UCI Road World Championships in Copenhagen

The Mayor of Copenhagen – UCI Road World Championships in Copenhagen

| August 25, 2011

The City of Copenhagen will be hosting the UCI Road World Championships September 19 – 25, 2011 and the city plans to celebrate this with a Bicycle Festival that offers exciting and fun activities and events for people of all ages.

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Nordic Cycle Cities

Nordic Cycle Cities

During the past year 11 Nordic municipalities (Frederikshavn, Viborg, Silkeborg and Randers from Denmark, Kristiansand and Sandefjord from Norway and Varberg, Mölndal, Svenljunga, Mariestad and Tranemo from Sweden) have worked together to increase the modal split of cycling. The goal is to reduce the number of short car trips and thus reduce CO2 emissions from transportation and secure a healthier lifestyle among the citizens.

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The Carrot, the Stick and the Tambourine – Revitalizing Copenhagen as a City of Cyclists

The Carrot, the Stick and the Tambourine – Revitalizing Copenhagen as a City of Cyclists

Andreas Røhl lays forward the Copenhagen challenges and highlight some of the carrots, sticks and tambourines that the city of Copenhagen takes into use when pursuing the goal of gaining market shares in favour of cycling. Watch the presentation from last years Velo-City Global conference in Copenhagen

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Odense – Bicycle infrastructure

Odense – Bicycle infrastructure

Odense is Denmark’s third largest city with 185 000 inhabitants. During the time of 1999 and 2002 it was the official National Cycle City of Denmark. In these four years the Ministry of Transport and the National Road Directorate financed engineering and infrastructural measures combined with publicity or motivational campaign and practical offers to promote active modes of transport.

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‘Copenhagenization’ in the Danish capital

‘Copenhagenization’ in the Danish capital

Richard Quest tests out the bicycle-friendly streets of Copenhagen, where they’re paving the way for cycling cities.

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New film from Odense

New film from Odense

A new promotion film from the City of Odense – Cycle City Odense. In Odense our vision is to generate more trips made by bike. Therefore, we presently run a branding campaign. The message is quite simple and we hope that this campaign, combined with the many cycle initiatives and improvements carried out, will create […]

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What New York learned in Copenhagen

What New York learned in Copenhagen

| January 27, 2011

Watch Gehl Architects CEO Helle Søholt explain about the many lessons about livable cities that Copenhagen offers to visitors and residents alike. The film is produced by the Foreign Ministry of Denmark. Learn more about Denmark on Denmark.dk.

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Creating Tomorrows Liveable Cities

Creating Tomorrows Liveable Cities

| January 21, 2011

Earlier this week, professor Jan Gehl was giving the closing keynote at The Economists conference in London, Creating tomorrow’s liveable cities. View the full programme and the other speakers at the conference here.

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Bike Parking in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

Bike Parking in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

| December 20, 2010

A film about Bike parking in Copenhagen. Produced by Copenhagenize Consulting for The City of Copenhagen.

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Rush Hour in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

Rush Hour in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

| December 19, 2010

A film about cycle rush hour in Copenhagen. Produced by Copenhagenize Consulting for The City of Copenhagen

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‘Cycle chic’ in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

‘Cycle chic’ in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

| December 16, 2010

A film about fashion and cycling in Copenhagen. Produced by Copenhagenize Consulting for The City of Copenhagen.

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Winter in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

Winter in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

| December 15, 2010

A film that shows that not even a snowstorm can keep a Copenhagener of her/his bike. Produced by Copenhagenize Consulting for The City of Copenhagen

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Cargo Bikes in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

Cargo Bikes in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

| December 15, 2010

A movie about the many cargo bikes in Copenhagen. Produced by Copenhagenize Consulting for The City of Copenhagen.

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Velo-City Global 2010 in Copenhagen

Velo-City Global 2010 in Copenhagen

| November 15, 2010

The celebration of the first Velo-City Global was a perfect kick-off for the development of pedal power worldwide. Watch some of the highlights from the conference here.

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The road to the cycle heaven

The road to the cycle heaven

| November 5, 2010

Deputy chairman, Marianne Weinreich visited Oslo to speak at the Oslo Architecture Triennial. Watch her presentation here.

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