EUROPEAN MOBILITY AWARENESS WEEK – 16th – 22rd September – is the European Commission’s flagship awareness-raising campaign on sustainable urban mobility. It encourages behavioural change in favour of active mobility, public transport and other clean, intelligent transport solutions. The annual theme for 2022 is ‘Better connections. Find out more about this year’s theme, here.
With more towns and cities joining each year, the campaign continues to drive Europe, and beyond, toward sustainable urban mobility. Explore past campaigns, mobility actions and news via our website and learn how your community can participate!
EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK is the European Commission’s annual flagship awareness-raising campaign on sustainable urban mobility. It promotes behavioural change in favour of active mobility, public transport, and other clean, intelligent transport solutions.
The event culminates in the popular Car-Free Day. Local authorities are encouraged to use the main week to try out innovative planning measures, promote new infrastructure and technologies, measure air quality, and get feedback from the public.
With more towns and cities joining every year, and with its huge media appeal, the campaign is widely recognised as a driving force towards sustainable urban mobility in Europe and beyond.
The EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2022 annual theme ‘Better connections’ seeks to highlight and foster synergies between people and places that are offering their expertise, creativity and dedication to raising awareness about sustainable mobility and promoting behavioural change in favour of active mobility, in addition to reaching out and making connections between existing groups and new audiences.
The five pillars of ‘Better connections’ are:
- Planning & Policy