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SUCCESSFUL VELO-CITY 2011 CONCLUDES WHIT THE SIGNING OF THE CHARTER OF SEVILLE.. FROM SPAIN TO LEIPZIG TO VANCOUVER THE MESSAGE "CYCLING MAKES SENSE" GOES GLOBAL

Seville, March 29th 2011

With an energetic stroke of the pen dignitaries and participants of the Velo-city 2011 conference signed the "Charter of Seville". An important document and the closing act of the 17th successful international conference on cycling and cycling policies.


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PRESS THE BUTTON FOR A HEALTHIER FUTURE!

Seville, March 24th 2011

Yesterday, master of Ceremonies, Guillermo (Gil) Peñalosa opened the 17th Velo-city Conference in Seville, Spain. Seville, the host city was awarded the UN Habitat Best Practice Award for the successful creation of a safe and segregated cycling infrastructure.


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SYNERGY ACROSS THE MILES! THE BICYCLE AS A VEHICLE FOR SOCIAL CHANGE UNITES ARIZONA AND SEVILLE

Seville, March 17th 2011

What do a bunch of students and their teacher of Prescott College, Arizona have in common with the city of Seville, in far away Spain? In short, their motto! “The Bicycle: a Vehicle for Social Change”
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WOMEN HIGH ON (W)HEELS!!

Seville, March 2nd 2011

In Seville women on two (w)heels conquer the streets – dropping the walk, the bus or the car in exchange for a bike
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GASPING FOR AIR IN MADRID AND BARCELONA? – AIR POLLUTION IN SPANISH CITIES HITS THE WORLD NEWS

Seville, February 14th 2011

Velo-city Conference and the Declaration of Seville will highlight that the bicycle is a major solution to reduce motorized traffic and therefore air contamination
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GRO H. BRUNDTLAND, FORMER NORWEGIAN PRIME MINISTER, WILL DELIVER KEYNOTE SPEECH AT VELO-CITY 2011 OPENING SESSION

Seville, January 31th 2011

Gro Harlem Brundtland will be the keynote speadker at the opening session. She will be providing a strategic viewpoint, being both a doctor and policy-maker and thanks to her experience in international agencies and as Norway´s Prime Minister...


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FROM BOGOTÁ TO SEVILLE - VIVA LA CICLOVIDA! RECLAMING THE STREETS FOR THE BICYCLE SUNDAYS!

Seville, January 18th 2011

Imagine each Sunday the main streets of your city are blocked off for car traffic. Imagine that pedestrians, families with their kids, runners, skaters and cyclists take over the streets. At the same time, stages are set up in city parks. Clowns, artists and musicians entertain people through various performances...


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VELO-CITY 2011 SEVILLE - MORE THAN 60.000 CYCLING TRIPS PER DAY PROVE THAT CHANGE CAN HAPPEN – AND FAST!

Seville, January 3rd 2011

Three years of dedicated cycling infrastructure development put the Spanish city in the forefront of successful mobility conversion...


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OVER ONE HUNDRED PAPERS ABOUT CYCLING AND HOW IT HELPS TO IMPROVE URBAN SETTINGS WILL BE ANALYSED AT VELO-CITY 2011
Seville, December 16th 2010

The organisation has selected 120 papers with the experiences of over 27 countries, to participate in the Seville edition....


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GUILLERMO PEÑALOSA MASTER OF CEREMONY OF VELO-CITY 2011 SEVILLE
Seville, October 26th 2010

At the preparatory Velo-city 2011 meeting in Seville on 29 October, Guillermo Peñalosa will be presented as the “Master of Ceremony” of the International Velo-city 2011 conference which will take place in Seville from 23 to 25 March 2011.....


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