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Join our next Bikeable City Masterclass May 25-29, 2020

Join our next Bikeable City Masterclass May 25-29, 2020

| November 12, 2019

Lotte Bech, Urban Cycle Planning | November, 2019 Do you need knowledge and concrete tools on how to promote cycling or improve conditions for cyclists in your country or city? Now you have the possibility to learn from leading Danish experts at the Bikeable City Masterclass offered by the Cycling Embassy of Denmark and Urban Cycle

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Chris Boardman receives CED’s Leadership Award 2019

Chris Boardman receives CED’s Leadership Award 2019

| June 28, 2019

Chris Boardman, Cycling and Walking Commissioner for Greater Manchester, received the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s annual award at a special Danish session at the Velo-city 2019 conference in Dublin on Thursday.  In order to win the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s award, you must have done something extraordinary to push the cycle agenda in your city, country,

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New cycling solutions platform to benefit cities and regions worldwide

New cycling solutions platform to benefit cities and regions worldwide

| June 24, 2019

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and the Cycling Embassy of Denmark (CED) are proud to announce the launch of a new online cycling knowledge sharing platform: Cycling – Danish Solutions [www.cyclingsolutions.info]. Cities all over the world are facing challenges related to the effects of decades of car-oriented city planning: congestion, air pollution, noise, physical inactivity,

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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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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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