Contact & Activities

Participating city

1.800.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Yelena Yerzakovich
Dzhambula 111/77, Almaty, Kazakhstan

Participation 2016

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
1) Arranging an international conference «Cycling and walking. My path. Future of my city» with the participation of local authorities of Kazakhstan and experts from Russia, Great Britain, Austria, the Netherlands, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. Recommendations for municipalities and administrations stimulating implementation of local and national programmes will be developed based on all discussions (22-23 September, 2016, Almaty, Kazakhstan).
2) Holding workshop/training: “Design of safe cycling infrastructure”. Analysis of examples and solving practical problems (23 September, 2016, Almaty, Kazakhstan).
3) Arranging «We and Bicycles» photo exposition (22-23 September, 2016, Almaty, Kazakhstan).
4) "Bicycle Sightseeing Tour" – a sightseeing bike tour around the city center The route length is 10 km approximately (23 September, 2016, Almaty, Kazakhstan).
5) Organizing "Tour de Kids" cycling races for children in cooperation with Velo-Almaty community (23 September, 2016, Almaty, Kazakhstan).
6) Screening "Bikes vs Cars" film for free for all comers.