Greece is a country with very few cyclists and
Greek cities and decision-makers are well aware of the fact that the absence of cycling provision, among others, shows that Greek cities suffer from serious environmental problems. This is one of the key drivers why more and more Greek cities tend to implement Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs). The Greek Government has already funded 162 municipalities to implement SUMPs, while 10 more cities are promoting SUMPs with their own resources.
It is a fact that for SUMP’s cycling is a key pillar, along with walking and public transport. Greek cities prepare themselves to reduce car dominance and to reach higher standards in liveability, walkability,
Cyclurban partners in Greece:
National Technical University of Athens
National Observatory of Athens