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Sustainable transport trailblazers named in Europe’s top mobility awards , Oct 2019 , PDF icon civitas_awards_2019_press_release_-_normal.pdf
Europe’s cities given fresh help with sustainable mobility planning , Oct 2019 , PDF icon sump_guidelines_press_release_final.pdf
CIVITAS Forum 2019 - New tech meets old classics at Europe’s landmark urban mobility event , Sep 2019 , PDF icon civitas_forum_2019_press_release_final.pdf
CIVITAS brings international delegation of politicians and mobility experts to Antwerp for inspiration and expertise , May 2019 , PDF icon civitas_antwerp_study_visit_-_may_2019_-_press_release.pdf
Transport Day 2018: Transport community answers Paris Agreement call to action, placing decarbonised mobility at heart of climate change action , Dec 2018 , PDF icon Transport Day 2018 Press Release
Graz revealed as host of the CIVITAS Forum Conference 2019 , Sep 2018 , PDF icon CIVITAS Forum 2019 Host Revealed - Press Release
CIVITAS Awards 2018 recognise Europe’s pioneering cities for sustainable urban mobility , Sep 2018 , PDF icon CIVITAS Awards 2018 Press Release
CIVITAS Forum 2018 - Moving towards Europe's inclusive and multimodal mobility future , Sep 2018 , PDF icon CIVITAS Forum 2018 Press Release
CIVITAS Host 2018 , Sep 2017 , PDF icon CIVITAS Host 2018, Sept 2017
CIVITAS Awards 2017 , Sep 2017 , PDF icon CIVITAS Awards 2017
CIVITAS Forum 2017 Press Release , Sep 2017 , PDF icon CIVITAS Forum 2017 Press Release
CIVITAS Forum Host 2017 - PR , Sep 2016 , PDF icon CIVITAS Forum Host 2017, Sept.2016
CIVITAS Awards 2016 Winners , Sep 2016 , PDF icon CIVITAS Forum Awards 2016, Sept. 2016
CIVITAS Forum 2016 PR (28-06-2016) , Jun 2016 , PDF icon Get ready to join the CIVITAS Forum 2016 in Gdynia!
CIVITAS Forum Host 2016 - PR , Oct 2015 , PDF icon CIVITAS Forum Host 2016, Oct.2015
CIVITAS Awards 2015 - PR , Oct 2015 , PDF icon CIVITAS Forum Awards 2015, Oct. 2015
CIVITAS Forum 2015 PR (15-09-2015) , Sep 2015 , PDF icon Reserve your place at the CIVITAS Forum!
CIVITAS Forum 2015 PR (30-06-2015) , Jun 2015 , PDF icon Get ready for the CIVITAS Forum 2015 in historic Slovenia!
CIVITAS Forum Host 2015 - PR , Sep 2014 , PDF icon 20140926 - CIVITAS Forum Host 2015 - PR
CIVITAS Awards 2014 , Sep 2014 , PDF icon 20140926 - CIVITAS - Forum Awards 2014 - PR
CIVITAS Forum 2014 PR (12-06-2014) - FR , Jun 2014 , PDF icon Inscrivez-vous dès maintenant pour le FORUM CIVITAS 2014 à Casablanca!
CIVITAS Forum 2014 PR (12-06-2014) , Jun 2014 , PDF icon Register now for the CIVITAS FORUM 2014 in Casablanca!
The new calls for transport projects , Dec 2013 , PDF icon Horizon 2020 is launching three new calls for projects in the transport sector
CIVINET UK & Ireland Event 21 Nov 2013 , Oct 2013 , PDF icon Get on your bike with CIVINET Cycling Workshop
CIVITAS heads to Casablanca in 2014 , Oct 2013 , PDF icon The CIVITAS host for the Forum Conference 2014 is CASABLANCA
CIVITAS Awards 2013 , Oct 2013 , PDF icon CIVITAS Awarded cities 2013
CIVITAS FORUM 2013 PR (27-09-2013) , Sep 2013 , PDF icon CIVITAS FORUM 2013 PR
CIVITAS FORUM 2013 MEDIA PROGRAMME , Sep 2013 , PDF icon CIVITAS FORUM 2013 MEDIA PROGRAMME
The CIVITAS Forum 2013 which will unveil brave new solutions to sustainable transport , Sep 2013 , PDF icon Implementing urban mobility with less
CIVITAS FORUM 2013 PR (07-08-2013) , Aug 2013 , PDF icon CIVITAS FORUM 2013 PR
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Video from the European Commission

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SMP2: Fact-based, integrated and collaborative approach for sustainable urban mobility plans

Videos from the Initiative

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Videos from CIVITAS Plus cities

 

    Videos from CIVITAS I, II and Forum cities

    May 26, 2011 ,​International Transport Forum on Transport for Society: Interview with Jerome Simspon and Anna Clark, CIVITAS

     

    October 20, 2009 ,​CIVITAS and the CIVITAS Forum 2009: Interview with CIVITAS Plus communications manager on radio programme "Europe and You" (FR)

    January 21, 2009,​Intervention of European Commission Vice-President Tajani at the CIVITAS II final conference in Toulouse (FR) - English summary

     

    September 18, 2013, Interview: the benefits of behavioural change

     

     

     

    City:

    - The townhall in Gdansk has announced the public order for: 25 high-standard tablets, 15 laptops and notebooks, and over 1000 computer accessories to be delivered to the local magistrates in the frame of the ForsightGdańsk 2030 project, aimed at the development of the city.- The overall costs will reach around 14 000 euros to be paid by the townhall. -The gadgets will play their function during the Euro 2012, Civitas Mimosa initiative and will be also used for the future events.

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    Gdańsk: Nowy sprzęt dla urzędników magistratu. Laptopy i tablety i inny sprzęt komputerowy do zakupu
    Description:

    - Urząd Miejski ogłosił zamówienie publiczne na: 25 wysokiej klasy tabletów, 15 laptopów i notebooków, kilkaset przenośnych nośników pamięci i ponad tysiąc różnego rodzaju podzespołów i akcesoriów komputerowych. - Magistrat zapłaci więcej niż 14 tys euro za całe zamówienie- Laptopy trafią do obsługi Mistrzostw Europy,notebooki - do administratorów sieci magistratu i do Wydziału Gospodarki Komunalnej, pendriv'y- posluza w konkursach dla mieszkańców miasta

    Type of media:
    online
    Date: 15/03/2012
    Media:
    Nasze miasto
    City:

    - Implementation of the Polish-German C-Liège project (Clean last mile transport and logistics management for smart and efficient local governments in Europe) in the city of Szczecin.-First of the four planned meetings concerning the problem of the cargo transport in the city of Szczecin and in its vicinity, accompagnied by examples of good practice being implemented in other European cities related to reduction in energy use. -Presentations made by local and German members of the assembly-discussion of BestUFS, SUGAR, CIVITAS, CETC-ROUTE65, RegLog projects -Next planned meeting will take place in June 2012 and its topic will concern the estimation of the budget necessary to the realisation of the project and its expected results for the western coast region of Poland.

    Original Title:
    C-LIEGE: pierwsze spotkanie „okrągłego stołu”
    Description:

    - W siedzibie Akademii Morskiej w Szczecinie odbyło się pierwsze spotkanie robocze w ramach projektu C-LIEGE, ktorego celem jest zarządzanie czystym transportem i logistyką ostatniego kilometra na potrzeby mądrej i wydajnej administracji lokalnej w Europie.- Spotkanie (tzw. „okrągły stół”) było pierwszym z czterech zaplanowanych spotkań roboczych, podczas których omawiane będą problemy miejskiego transportu towarowego w Szczecinie i regionie zachodniopomorskim oraz prezentowane dobre praktyki, wdrożone w innych miastach europejskich.-W spotkaniu wzięli udział członkowie zespołu projektowego C-LIEGE ze Szczecina oraz z Niemiec, prezentujac: BestUFS, SUGAR, CIVITAS, CETC-ROUTE65, RegLog projekty. - Kolejne spotkanie zaplanowane zostało na czerwiec 2012 r., a jego głównym celem będzie ocena wybranych rozwiązań logistyki miejskiej w kontekście potencjalnych kosztów realizacji oraz oczekiwanej wartości dodanej dla miasta i regionu.

    Type of media:
    online
    Date: 15/03/2012
    Media:
    Edroga
    City:

    On Tuesday 6 March will begin a two-day town hall meeting on the project 
 Civitas Plus Renaissance

    Original Title:
    Skwitują Civitas. Konferencja w ratuszu
    Description:

    We wtorek 6 marca w szczecineckim ratuszu rozpocznie się dwudniowe spotkanie dotyczące 
realizacji projektu Civitas Plus Renaissance.Projekt Renaissance w ramach programu Civitas Plus polega na współpracy z innymi miastami europejskimi, tworzącymi tzw. konsorcjum „miast wiodących” i „miast uczących się”, w celu osiągnięcia stabilniejszego, ekologicznego i wydajniejszego systemu transportu miejskiego.

    Type of media:
    online
    Date: 15/03/2012
    Media:
    Temat
    City:

    -The meeting of the consortium of the European cities ( Perugia, Bath, Skopje, Gorna Oryahovitsa) of the Polish city Szczecinek held on the 6th of March, discussing finishing this year Civitas Plus Reneissance project-one of the biggest in recent years project led by a city and financed by the EU funds.- Visible examples of the implementation of the project: gas driven microbuses, ecologic car wash, 18 km cycle paths, improvements made to the road security, bike rent service, implementation of the Transport Strategy for the city of Szczecinek between 2010-202. - The budget used for the initiative is calcultated for 6 mln euros, financed by the EU-4 mln euros.- Szczecnek is the 2nd Polish city,after Cracow, participating in the Civitas Reneissance project.

    Original Title:
    Civitas w ratuszu, zajezdni i hotelu
    Description:

    - Dziś (wtorek 6 marca) rozpoczęło się dwudniowe spotkanie poświęcone realizacji projektu Civitas Plus Renaissance, najwiekszy w ostatnich latach projekt prowadzony przez miasto a wspolfinansowany z funduszy Unii Europejskiej. Biorą w nim udział przedstawiciele konsorcjum miast europejskich, do którego należy Szczecinek: Perugia (lider konsorcjum, Włochy), Bath (Wielka Brytania), Skopje (Macedonia) i Gorna Oryahovitsa (Bułgaria). - Przyklady udanych realizacji programu: mikrobusy napędzane gazem, myjnia ekologiczna, poprawa transportu wodnego, budowa około 18 kilometrów ścieżek rowerowych, poprawa bezpieczeństwa na drogach, wdrozenie Strategii Transportowej Miasta Szczecinek na lata 2010-2020.- Oszacowany budżet to 6 mln euro, w tym dofinansowanie z Komisji Europejskiej to 4 mln euro.-Szczecinek jest drugim miastem w Polsce, po Krakowie, który uczestniczył w projekcie Civitas Renaissance. Obecnie uczestniczy w nim Gdańsk.

    Type of media:
    online
    Date: 15/03/2012
    Media:
    Temat
    City:

    The Italian city of Bologna has won the 2011 European Mobility Week Award. have done the best job in promoting clean alternatives to using cars and involving citizens in activities to support sustainable urban mobility during European Mobility Week 2011.The 2011 campaign theme – “Alternative Mobility” – set out to support the transition towards a resource-efficient transport system by promoting clean, fuel-efficient or human-powered modes of transport. In collaboration with the CIVITAS ELAN EU project, Zagreb used opinion polls to collect valuable information on possibilities to improve its sustainable transport infrastructure and the quality of the 2011 event.

    Original Title:
    Environment: Bologna Wins European Mobility Week Award 2011
    Type of media:
    online
    Date: 15/03/2012
    Media:
    The Information Daily
    City:

    The article covers a regional conference „Panel III“ on developments of urban mobility on regional and communal levels. Electro-mobility is one of the most addressed topics within the article.CIVITAS is mentioned as a response to Germany’s federal council’s request to stay sovereign in terms of transport rather than being EU-regulated: Civitas, an Archimedes program during 2008-2012 strives towards a more environmental-friendly and more efficient means of public transport.

    Original Title:
    Panel III: Urbane Mobilität und die Pläne im Weißbuch Verkehr
    Description:

    Der Artikel Panel III: Urbane Mobilität und die Pläne im Weißbuch Verkehr berichtet über gleichnahmige Regionalkonferenz, auf der Entwicklungen des städtischen Verkehrs auf regionaler und kommunaler Ebene adressiert wurden.CIVITAS wird erwähnt als Teil der 20 Handlungspläne des „Aktionsplan urbane Mobilität“ und beschrieben als ein von 2008- 2012 laufendes Archimedes-Programm, was auf eine umweltfreundlichere und effizientere Gestaltung städtischer Verkehre abzielt.

    Type of media:
    online
    Date: 14/03/2012
    Media:
    Metropol region Hamburg
    City:

    Report on EU-conference for stakeholders (21/06/2011) „Smart-Initiative der europäischen Städte und Gemeinden“ – reportong about the findings. One little paragraph mentions CIVITAS as an EU-initiative to combat compelling traffic issues. Further it states that CIVITAS supports ambitious integrated strategies aiming at sustainable local traffic

    Original Title:
    Smart-Initiative der europäischen Städte und Gemeinden
    Description:

    Der Artikel berichtet über eine EU-Konferenz vom 21. Juni 2011: EU-Energiekommissar Oettinger stellt Smart-Initiative der europäischen Städte und Gemeinden auf Konferenz europäischer Stakeholder vor. CIVITAS ist eine EU-Initiative welche neben anderen auf der Konferenz vorgestellt wurde.

    Type of media:
    online
    Date: 14/03/2012
    Media:
    Enafact
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    City:
    Original Title:
    bicimia negli alberghi e in citta arriveranno cinque nuove postazioni
    Type of media:
    print
    Date: 13/03/2012
    Media:
    Brescia Oggi
    City:
    Original Title:
    il servizio urbano di bici mia si allarga agli alberghi a favore dei turisti
    Type of media:
    print
    Date: 13/03/2012
    Media:
    Giornale di Brescia
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    Original Title:
    Sonja Van Renssen, CIVITAS: “Em Ghent, as autoridades locais ouvem o que os cidadãos têm a dizer”
    Description:

    Utrecht, na Holanda, e Ghent, na Bélgica, foram consideradas as cidades com melhores práticas de mobilidade sustentável, em 2011, pelos prémios europeus CIVITAS (CIty-VITAlity-Sustainbility).

    Type of media:
    online
    Date: 12/03/2012
    Media:
    Menos um carro

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