CIVITAS 2020 seeks to drive the innovative policies and technologies needed for the transformation towards cleaner and better urban mobility and transport following a user-oriented approach. It will put in place a framework for coordinated evaluation, dissemination and information exchange.
CIVITAS will continue to support local partnerships in implementing and testing new approaches under real-life conditions. Participating cities work together and exchange experiences while they undertake a process evaluation and impact evaluation and investigate the transferability of the tested solutions. This results in a developing knowledge-base, technical capacity and support for up-scaling and transfer which are available to all European cities.
There are three types of projects funded: