Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Funchal
111.892 inhabitants

Local contact

Câmara Municipal do Funchal
Lívia Silva
Praça do Município
9000-512 Funchal
++351 291 21 10 53

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Exhibition "Giving Back Funchal to Pedestrians: Sustainable Mobility and Economic Renewal" focused on the measures implemented to foster soft modes.
Weekly display of less pollutant vehicles (electric, hybrid technology)
17 September
Launch of APP related to municipal services and information related to traffic and mobility in real time (road constraints and other type of intervention that affects traffic flow).
18 September
Mobility Cafe "Sustainable City: The Importance of Mobility on Urban Requalification and Territorial Cohesion" in which the following themes will be adressed:
- Mobility Management in Lisbon;
- Mobility challenges at Long Term - The Strategic Vision of Pontevedra;
- Urban Mobility and Hipermobility;
- Mobility Dynamics: Fostering Walkability.
19 September
Presentation of rechargable station network for electric vehicles
Presentation of the cycling strategy
20 September
Launch of a Real-Time Monitoring Platform to Assess Road Traffic and Emissions Pollutant Data
21 September
Mobi Open Day - Activities for everyone in two areas closed to Traffic.
Awareness activities related to cycling.
22 September
Exhibition "Giving Back Funchal to Pedestrians: Sustainable Mobility and Economic Renewal" focused on the measures implemented to foster soft modes.
Weekly display of less pollutant vehicles (electric, hybrid technology)
Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Implementing one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.
Permanent measures implemented this year:
Mobility management
  • Other: Real time environmental monitoring stations
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)