Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Almaty
1.800.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Yelena Yerzakovich
Dzhambula 111/77, Almaty, Kazakhstan

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
21 September
Velofriends Junior 2019 - cycling sport competition for children 7-12 years old
22 September
"Walk with us" city tour with jornalist and social activists
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:
Pedestrianisation
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Extension or creation of new greenways
Public transport services
  • Improvement and extension of the public transport network (creation of HOV lanes for public transport modes, new stops, new lines, reserved areas etc)
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
Accessibilities
  • Create the tactile pavements
  • Enlargement of pavements
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Launch of online car-pooling and car-sharing schemes