Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Tehran
8.500.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Department of Environment and Sustainable Development, Municipal
Seyed Sajad Mousavi
Tehran
+989124496809

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Advertise the Mobility Week poster "Walk with us" in all Tehran districts
17 September
Bike with the Mayor of Tehran
18 September
Identify cycling stations and routes by posting Mobility Week signs and slogans by environmental activists
19 September
Equipping a hotel in a specific area of Tehran with a bicycle station and introducing bicycle traffic to tourists in collaboration with environmental activists
20 September
Women’s cycling competition
21 September
Introducing a car-free school
22 September
Organising a cycling event for the all mayors of Tehran districts
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:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems