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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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LIFE ASPIRE – Advanced logistics platform with road pricing and access criteria to improve urban environment and mobility of goods. This project includes various actions to develop and implement urban logistics solutions. Among these are case studies of cargo bike implementation and other innovative measures to move goods in cities.

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Publication date: Thu 4 Jul 2019


Language: English

A Guide to Inclusive Cycling


This updated guide presents advice on removing barriers to disabled people’s access to cycling. The Guide sets out the principles of inclusive cycling and features real-life case studies, technical recommendations and policy suggestions. In addition to outlining principles of inclusive cycling and the types of cycles used by disabled cyclists, the Guide covers four main themes. It looks at: cycle infrastructure; cycling facilities; cycle networks; and, recognition and awareness of...

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Publication date: June 2019

Author: Wheels for Well-being

Language: English

Bordeaux Bicycle Monitoring Information


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

Helsinki Cycling Communications Guide

Communications concepts and explanations of elements of Helsinki's cycling system. Includes links to information on Baana routes

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Publication date: 2019

Author: HSI

Guidance for Cycling Projects in the EU


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

Local marketing for cycling promotion in Munich


The poster explains the theoretic background of Munich's cycling campaign and gives a brief overview on some events. Furthermore it gives an idea what Munich is planning next with the redesign of the campaign.

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Publication date: Fri 31 May 2019

Author: City of Munich

Language: German

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

Mobility Transitions Roadmap


The path dependence of existing infrastructure has ‘locked-in’ many industrial legacy cities into a car-based transport system rendering the transition to sustainable transport system particularly challenging. Identified as a priority area. This document contains thoughts, ideas and experiences on how to ‘green’ their urban mobility. The knowledge captured from the Urban Transition Alliance exchanges involving cities from across the world between November 2017 and March 2019 has been...

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Publication date: Mon 22 Apr 2019

Author: ICLEI

CIVITAS Handshake - Press Release - Project Announcement

This press release was disseminated to announce CIVITAS Handshake.

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Publication date: Tue 29 Jan 2019

Author: Richard Adams


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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