Project News

5 months to go to PASTA Final Conference
20 April 2017
5 months to go to PASTA Final Conference
Organised by the German Environment Agency (UBA), the International Cycling Conference (ICC) will host on the 20 September 2017, in Mannheim (Germany), the PASTA Project Final Conference. During the event, project partners will present key results, such as ...
Freiburg welcomes EU PASTA Partners
30 March 2017
Freiburg welcomes EU PASTA Partners
During the next six months, PASTA partners will put the finishing touches to the four-year PASTA project that brought active mobility closer to European cities. The City of Freiburg, host city of PASTA partner ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability, wel ...
PASTA at the 6th International Congress of the Bicycle
13 March 2017
PASTA at the 6th International Congress of the Bicycle
Join the PASTA Team at Catalonia’s 6th International Congress of the Bicycle, taking place in Reus on 18-19 May 2017. This congress is the main forum in Catalonia addressing all novelties related to the world of the bicycle as well as serve ...

Walking & Cycling in the News

Paris launches ambitious new cycling plan
4 May 2015
Paris launches ambitious new cycling plan
Paris has launched its 2015 - 2020 cycling strategy, which aims to double the length of the city's cycle network and triple the number of Parisians cycling every day. Click here to read the article
Plovdiv mayor gets tough on cars parked in bike lanes
28 April 2015
Plovdiv mayor gets tough on cars parked in bike lanes
The mayor of Plovdiv, Ivan Totev, has promised to be ‘uncompromising’ towards careless drivers and introduce tougher penalties for cars parked in cycle lanes and on pavements. Click here to read the article
€ 5m bike path to complete Dublin Bay cycle route
5 March 2015
€ 5m bike path to complete Dublin Bay cycle route
Construction on a length of bicycle path linking Dublin’s two longest promenade cycling paths will begin on 1 April. Click here to read the article

Meet the project partners...

The project consortium comprises of a passionate set of leading experts who bring together a broad range of expertise in: health, physical activity, transport modeling, safety, air quality, European networking and communication.

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Infographics on cycling...

   

IN PICTURES: A collection of infographics on cycling and the relative health impacts.

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How do we go about getting fitter?

  • How can physical activity be integrated into people's daily life?
  • What are the best ways to promote physical activity?
  • What is the ideal built environment to encourage people walking and cycling more?

Find out how PASTA aims to find an answer >>