Summary of scientific evidence on negative health effects of
physical inactivity & on benefits of physical
activity, especially walking & cycling. It highlights interaction between strategies
for health promotion & role of transport & land-use.
It provides us with the results of the study “Potential of Cycling to reduce Emissions in Road Transport” conducted by the Dresden University of Technology at the request of the Federal Ministry of the Environment of Germany.
WHO Regional Office for Europe carried out a baseline assessment of the magnitude of environmental health inequality in the European Region based on a set of 14 inequality indicators.
This document contains an action plan for implementation of the European Strategy for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases.
The document describes the Transport Demand Management (TDM) Project implemented by the GIZ and BRTC, which proposes efficient sustainable solutions to limit air pollution.
This study tackles the main urban transport challenges that face developing countries as urban transport has numerous harmful effects on human health and aggravates climate change.
Tubingen’s "French district" is an urban development project. A 60-hectare military wasteland converted into a dense urban neighbourhood with mixed urban functions. Neighbourhood is characterized by low energy housing & an innovative mobility concept.