Bike Bandung attended World Ecomobility Festival
Bike Bandung was invited by ICLEI to attend EcoMobility World Festival in Suwon, South Korea. It was the world’s first month- long presentation of an innovative urban transportation culture, in which residents forego cars and instead combine walking, cycling, use of public transport and/or various other ‘ecomobile’ modes. Through the unique EcoMobility World Festival and with the intensive participation of residents, Haenggung-dong neighborhood served as a world stage on which street space that was re-allocated, allowing ecomobile users to move safely and freely.
Residents of all ages and physical ability were provided with various mobility options, matching the specific needs of their daily activities, contributed by over 20 manufacturers from more than 10 countries. The Festival was a global showcase of future mobility for governments, NGOs, businesses, researchers, cyclists and pedestrian associations throughout the month-long program containing conferences and forums, educational and informational activities, eco-vehicle experiences, and Ecomobile neighborhood tours.