The world’s leading institutions in the field of sustainable transport have given their support to the EcoMobility World Festival and EcoMobility Dialogues.

8-80 Cities

8 80 Cities is a Canada-based non-profit organization with an international outlook. We promote walking and bicycling as activities and urban parks, trails, and other public spaces as great places for all.

AFD

Agence Française de Développement is a French public financial institution operating on four continents via a network of 72 offices. AFD finances and supports projects that improve living conditions for populations, boost economic growth and protect the planet. AFD earmarked EUR 8.1bn to finance projects in developing countries and for overseas France.

C40

The C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group, now in its 10th year, connects more than 75 of the world’s greatest cities, representing 550 million people and one quarter of the global economy. Created and led by cities, C40 is focused on tackling climate change and driving urban action that reduces greenhouse gas emissions and climate risks, while increasing the health, wellbeing and economic opportunities of urban citizens.

Centre for Green Mobility (CGM)

Centre for Green Mobility (CGM) is an Indian non-profit organization with focus on the research and advocacy of sustainable transportation practices, specifically on promoting mass-transit, bus based public transport, walking and cycling.

CITIES Foundation/FOODLOGICA

CITIES Foundation is an independent organization that develops local solutions to global problems, based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Focused on community-based project development, research, communication, publications, events and workshops, CITIES seeks to empower and support urban communities to drive innovation in city life, policy and practice.

CITYNET

CityNet is the largest association of urban stakeholders committed to sustainable development in the Asia Pacific region. Through capacity building, city-to-city cooperation and tangible projects, CityNet helps its members respond to Climate Change, Disaster, the Millennium Development Goals and rising Infrastructure demands.

Despacio

Despacio is a non-profit organization that conducts research to promote quality of life in all stages of the life cycle. It works in the productive, reproductive and educational sectors, seeking to “challenge the intuitive” in each field of knowledge by performing applied research to improve the general welfare of the community.

European Cyclists Foundation

ECF was founded in 1983 to unite the voices of cyclists’ across Europe. From 12 founding members, ECF has grown to more than 85 today, focusing on the goal ‘more people cycling, more often’. To reach this, ECF advocates for cycling among European and international institutions as well as stimulates and organises the exchange of knowledge and know-how from cycling policy expertise to campaigning.

EURIST

EURIST is a NGO promoting policies that improve the environmental, social and economic sustainability of transport and mobility around the world. Their work includes a focus on the relation between transport and CO2 emission reduction.

FIA Foundation

The FIA Foundation is an independent UK registered Charity that supports fair, green, safe and clean mobility. It is part of several international initiatives to promote walking and cycling in urban planning and design, improve air quality and reduce the environmental impact of motorised transport on urban areas.

The International Council on Clean Transportation

The International Council on Clean Transportation is an independent nonprofit organization founded to provide first-rate, unbiased research and technical and scientific analysis to environmental regulators. Our mission is to improve the environmental performance and energy efficiency of road, marine, and air transportation, in order to benefit public health and mitigate climate change.

ISOCARP

The International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP) is a global association of experienced professional planners. It was founded in 1965 in a bid to bring together recognised and highly-qualified planners in an international network.

[mk_flipbox flip_direction=”horizontal” front_background_color=”#f7f7f7″ back_background_color=”#25aae1″ min_height=”375″ icon_type=”image” image=”http://www.ecomobilityfestival.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/ITDP_logo_stacked_print.jpg” icon=”mk-li-smile” icon_size=”16″ front_title_size=”20″ back_title=”ITDP” back_title_size=”20″ back_title_color=”#ffffff” font_weight=”normal” front_desc_size=”16″ front_desc_color=”#ffffff” back_desc=”The Institute for Transportation and Development Policy works around the world to design and implement high quality transport systems and policy solutions that make cities more livable, equitable, and sustainable.” back_desc_size=”14″ back_desc_color=”#ffffff” button_url=”https://www.itdp.org/” button_text=”Learn more” button_bg_color=”#f5e55e” button_text_skin=”dark”]

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[mk_flipbox flip_direction=”horizontal” front_background_color=”#f7f7f7″ back_background_color=”#25aae1″ min_height=”375″ icon_type=”image” image=”http://www.ecomobilityfestival.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/SLoCaT-Logo-Screenshot-from-Website_20130709.jpg” icon=”mk-li-smile” icon_size=”16″ front_title_size=”20″ back_title=”SLoCaT” back_title_size=”20″ back_title_color=”#ffffff” font_weight=”normal” front_desc_size=”16″ front_desc_color=”#ffffff” back_desc=”SLoCaT (the Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport) improves the knowledge on sustainable low carbon transport, helps develop better policies and catalyze their implementation. SLoCaT promotes the integration of sustainable transport in global policies on climate change and sustainable development. ” back_desc_size=”16″ back_desc_color=”#ffffff” button_url=”http:// www.slocat.net” button_text=”Learn more” button_bg_color=”#f5e55e” button_text_skin=”dark”]

[mk_flipbox flip_direction=”horizontal” front_background_color=”#f7f7f7″ back_background_color=”#25aae1″ min_height=”375″ icon_type=”image” image=”http://www.ecomobilityfestival.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/pps-new-logo.png” icon=”mk-li-smile” icon_size=”16″ front_title_size=”20″ back_title=”PPS” back_title_size=”20″ back_title_color=”#ffffff” font_weight=”normal” front_desc_size=”16″ front_desc_color=”#ffffff” back_desc=”Project for Public Spaces (PPS) is a nonprofit planning, design and educational organization dedicated to helping people create and sustain public spaces that build stronger communities. Founded in 1975, PPS led Placemaking projects 3000 communities in 43 countries and all 50 U.S. states and are the premier center for best practices, information and resources on Placemaking.” back_desc_size=”16″ back_desc_color=”#ffffff” button_url=”http://www.pps.org/” button_text=”Learn more” button_bg_color=”#f5e55e” button_text_skin=”dark”]

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set up to develop and share best practice which encourages more people to walk” back_desc_size=”14″ back_desc_color=”#ffffff” button_url=”http://www.walk21.com/default.asp” button_text=”Learn more” button_bg_color=”#f5e55e” button_text_skin=”dark”]

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[mk_flipbox flip_direction=”horizontal” front_background_color=”#f7f7f7″ back_background_color=”#25aae1″ min_height=”375″ icon_type=”image” image=”http://www.ecomobilityfestival.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/WI-Logo_NEU_d.jpg” icon=”mk-li-smile” icon_size=”16″ front_title_size=”20″ back_title=”Wuppertal Institute” back_title_size=”20″ back_title_color=”#ffffff” font_weight=”normal” front_desc_size=”16″ front_desc_color=”#ffffff” back_desc=”The Wuppertal Institute is a non- profit think tank based in Germany and working on pathways and solutions for a transition towards sustainable society. Sustainability research at the Wuppertal Institute focuses on the resources, climate and energy related challenges and their relation to economy and society. ” back_desc_size=”14″ back_desc_color=”#ffffff” button_url=”http://wupperinst.org/” button_text=”Learn more” button_bg_color=”#f5e55e” button_text_skin=”dark”]