UNECE/WHO Europe Workshop on Safe and Healthy Walking and Cycling in Urban Areas

This workshop will focus on cooperation between national and local authorities, industry and civil society in designing, planning, financing and producing legislation to support walking and cycling in cities. It is organized by the Georgian Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Affairs, Ministry of Environmental Protection and Natural Resources and Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure and the City of Batumi, with support from other governments through the Pan-European Programme on Transport, Health and Environment (THE PEP) Trust Fund, which is run jointly by the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) and the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Europe.  

dates: 30 September - 1 October 2010   location: Georgia   additional: Batumi   contact: UNECE Secretariat   phone: +41 (0) 22 917 44 44   fax: +41 (0) 22 917 05 05   e-mail: info.ece@unece.org   www: http://www.unece.org/thepep/en/workplan/urban/batumi_docs.htm