|European Mobility Week|
|Date:||16-09-2008 - 22-09-2008|
|Time:||8:00 - 8:00|
European Mobility Week
European Mobility Week serves as an opportunity for participating cities to show how matters related to the environment concern them.
Organisations and associations may use the week to:
FOCAL THEME: 'CLEAN AIR FOR ALL'
Since the early 1970s, the EU has been working to improve air quality by controlling emissions of harmful substances into the atmosphere, improving fuel quality, and by integrating environmental protection requirements into the transport and energy sectors. Therefore, the European Mobility Week campaign 2008 will focus on this topic and will encourage local authorities to organise awareness-raising activities around the theme of air quality as well as to launch permanent measures that will help reduce the level of air pollution and CO2 emissions linked to the transport sector.
A wide range of activities and measures are available for local authorities to tackle this problem:
For further information:
European Mobility Week Handbook 2008