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  • Added on 22 June 2017

    Successful final conference in London for FREVUE

    Cross-River Partnership and Polis presented the results of the FREVUE project with all of their 30 project partners, including the Polis city members: Amsterdam (NL), London (UK), Madrid (ES), Milan (IT) and Rotterdam (NL) at the FREVUE final conference on Wednesday 21st June 2017, at the City of London Corporation’s Guildhall.

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  • Added on 22 June 2017

    Assessing the health impact of transport policies

    Some key urban transport policy measures can lead to positive effects on people’s health, while others have few benefits or can be harmful to public health, a new study has found.

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  • Added on 21 June 2017

    Polis member Leuven wins the European Green Leaf award for 2018

    The Belgian city of Leuven together with the city of Växjö (Sweden) wins the title of European Green Leaf 2018. The capital of Norway, Oslo, wins the European Green Capital Award for 2019. The title was awarded by the EU Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Karmenu Vella, at the awards ceremony in Essen (Germany), which is the current European Green Capital.

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  • Added on 21 June 2017

    The new CoEXist project has started!

    On 8 June 2017 the new H2020 CoEXist project kicked off in Versailles, France. The project aims at preparing cities and mobility stakeholders to get ready towards a shared road network with an increasing number of connected and automated vehicles.

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  • Added on 20 June 2017

    New Polis partnership with Autonomy, the annual international event on the future of urban mobility

    Autonomy gathers the world’s most important, cutting edge mobility solutions and all new mobility players under one roof. The focus of Autonomy is to speed up the transition to active, shared, electric and autonomous mobility. For the 2017 edition, Polis is partnering with Autonomy to bring new insights and innovative ideas on sustainable mobility directly from European cities and regions at workhop on 19 October!

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  • Added on 16 June 2017

    A EU Cycling Strategy: Handover to EU Commissioner for Transport

    The EU Cycling Strategy will be handed over to EU Commissioner for Transport Mrs. Violeta Bulc at Velo-city Conference 2017 on Friday, June 16 in Arnhem-Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

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  • Added on 16 June 2017

    CITYLAB Observatory: new trends impacting urban logistics

    As part of the CITYLAB ongoing Observatory of issues affecting urban logistics, the project has identified some of the most important trends in e-commerce, ‘instant’ deliveries, logistics land use and urban sprawl in a 16-page summary document

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  • Added on 09 June 2017

    Electromobility in Europe - Exchanges and site visit in Rotterdam

    On 7th and 8th June, representatives of several European cities and organisations active in the field of electromobility met in Rotterdam for two days of activities, including a workshop on the electrification of public transport and a site visit in Rotterdam.

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  • Added on 07 June 2017

    European Commission launches first part of its long-awaited 'Mobility Package'

    Under the heading 'Europe on the Move: Commission takes action for clean, competitive and connected mobility', the EC is taking action for a fundamental modernisation of European mobility and transport. The aim is to help the sector to stay competitive in a socially fair transition towards clean energy and digitalisation. Several parts of this mobility package are highly relevant for cities and regions. Polis is planning for concrete follow-up.

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  • Added on 07 June 2017

    Lessons from Dieselgate: what is next for cities? - Outcomes of the Polis mobility breakfast

    On the 6th of June, Polis members London and Ghent, joined the chair of the Committee of Inquiry into Emission Measurements in the Automotive Sector (EMIS) of the European Parliament, Kathleen Van Brempt for the third Polis urban mobility breakfast ‘Lessons from Dieselgate: what is next for cities?’’

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