Welcome to Our Resources

On these pages, the key outputs of the Handshake project will be posted alongside key resources about the cities and general good practices in cycling.

Public deliverables will be created over the course of the project until 2022 and will be posted as soon as they are available. Follow our twitter channel or sign up to our Newsletter to keep up to date with new materials.

Some example resources are showcased below.

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You can search the resources available by city, date or using free text. Handshake-produced resources are marked:

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Bordeaux Bicycle Monitoring Information

Report

Data from the Bicycle Observatory - Statistics, counting points, number of registered cyclists, download the various data in PDF format.

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Publication date: Tue 18 Jun 2019

Author: Bordeaux Métropole

Language: French

Guidance for Cycling Projects in the EU

Publication

In 2018, the European Commission (DG MOVE) commissioned a study to produce guidelines to help promote cycling in the EU through case studies and guidelines that will foster the implementation of cycling infrastructure (and other) measures that are appropriate to the local context of cities.   The guidance based on this study was published in June 2019. Each city has different fundamental characteristics that affect the appropriate level and type of action required to promote and support...

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Publication date: Tue 18 Jun 2019

Author: European Commission

Language: English

Handshake Infographic

Brochure Made in Handshake

Our infographic provides all you need to know about Handshake in 250 words!

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Publication date: Thu 16 May 2019

Author: ICLEI Europe

Language: English

Amsterdam Bike Benefits Infographic

Other

Amsterdam’s cycling boom is a boost for the city’s economy and the health and well-being of its citizens.

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Publication date: Tue 1 Jan 2019

Author: City of Amsterdam

Language: English

Brutus Mobility Model

Other

Used by Helsinki to help assess the potential for cycling flows, taking into account variables that affect cycling through a computer model.

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Publication date: Tue 1 Jan 2019

Author: Strafica

Language: Finnish

Copenhagen Bicycle Statement 2018

Report

The annual bicycle reviews have been addressed to the Technology and Environment Committee and are an overview of the City of Copenhagen's priority efforts in the field of cycling and the effect of these, as well as the status of the politically agreed goals and for the citizens' satisfaction. The bicycle reviews also provide suggestions for concrete initiatives that may be relevant to initiate in connection with the budget negotiations. The development of bicycle traffic and the existing...

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Publication date: Sat 1 Dec 2018

Author: City of Copenhagen

Language: Danish

Copenhagen Bicycle Account 2016

Brochure

"Cykelregnskab" Every two years, the City of Copenhagen prepares a so-called bicycle account. Here it is made clear how it is possible to achieve the goals that have been decided in the bicycle strategy. The bicycle accounts have been published since 1995 and provide a good overview of what is happening to improvements for cyclists - and what can be done better.

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Publication date: Tue 5 Dec 2017

Author: City of Copenhagen

Language: English

Helsinki Bicycle Account 2017

Brochure

Helsinki Bicycle Account 2017 presents the development of cycling, citizens' opinions, cycle path projects and cycling services

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Publication date: Sun 1 Jan 2017

Author: City of Helsinki

Language: Finnish

This project has received funding from the European Union‘s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation programme under grant agreement no 769177.

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