B-Track-B pilot phase concludes with cycling day in city of Münster
B-Track-B’s pilot phase in Münster has recently come to an end. Now is the time to reflect on the achievements of this ECF project that aims to get people cycling more often thanks to technology that rewards people who cycle. Of the 8 pilot cities across Europe that participated in this project, Münster was very successful and the city even organised a big event to mark the end of the initial phase.
New EU Transport Commissioner Bulc declares her devotion to cycling
On Wednesday October 22, the European Parliament approved the Juncker team as the new European Commission for the next five years. Among them is Violeta Bulc from Slovenia as the new Transport Commissioner. During her parliamentary hearing, she declared her devotion to cycling. ECF is ready to cooperate with her on how this commitment can be translated into policy.
VELOFORUM – A Giant Leap for Promoting Cycling in Ukraine
The 6th VELOFORUM cycling congress that took place from 10 to 12 October in Lviv, Western Ukraine, proved to be a huge success for the country’s dynamic cyclist community. Participants from different countries met to exchange ideas on the development of cycling in Europe and Ukraine, against the general background of making cities more livable and encouraging a participatory democratic process at the local level.