Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Zeytinburnu, İstanbul
287.378 inhabitants

Local contact

Zeytinburnu Local Development and EU Relations Coordination Cent
Eda Albayrak
Merkezefendi Mah. Sabri Obenik Sok. No:9 Zeytinburnu/İstanbul
++90 5052147691

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Activities with children by using different non-motorized vehicles such as bicycles, roller skate and skateboard in Municipal Square will be organized throughout the week. One “ European Mobility Week” photo panel will be placed in front of the municipality to increase visibility of the week. Participants to activities could take photo as memory of the week.

Cycling tour with disabled people and their families will be organized with special bicycles at Zeytinburnu coastal line.
17 September
Activities with children by using different non-motorized vehicles such as bicycles, roller skate and skateboard in Municipal Square will be organized throughout the week. One “ European Mobility Week” photo panel will be placed in front of the municipality to increase visibility of the week. Participants to activities could take photo as memory of the week.
Cycling tour with disabled people and their families will be organized with special bicycles at Zeytinburnu coastal line.
18 September
Activities with children by using different non-motorized vehicles such as bicycles, roller skate and skateboard in Municipal Square will be organized throughout the week. One “ European Mobility Week” photo panel will be placed in front of the municipality to increase visibility of the week. Participants to activities could take photo as memory of the week.


Cycling tour with disabled people and their families will be organized with special bicycles at Zeytinburnu coastal line.
19 September
Activities with children by using different non-motorized vehicles such as bicycles, roller skate and skateboard in Municipal Square will be organized throughout the week. One “ European Mobility Week” photo panel will be placed in front of the municipality to increase visibility of the week. Participants to activities could take photo as memory of the week.
20 September
Activities with children by using different non-motorized vehicles such as bicycles, roller skate and skateboard in Municipal Square will be organized throughout the week. One “ European Mobility Week” photo panel will be placed in front of the municipality to increase visibility of the week. Participants to activities could take photo as memory of the week.
21 September
Activities with children by using different non-motorized vehicles such as bicycles, roller skate and skateboard in Municipal Square will be organized throughout the week. One “ European Mobility Week” photo panel will be placed in front of the municipality to increase visibility of the week. Participants to activities could take photo as memory of the week.
22 September
Merkezefendi Tekke Street will be closed. The mayor will host consulates in Istanbul in the scope of “European Mobility Week.” Mayor and consulates will take a tour in historical landmarks of Zeytinburnu by electric scooters to set an example for carbon neutral mobility. Mayor as well as consulates will use Merkezefendi Tekke Street by e-scooters.

Activities with children by using different non-motorized vehicles such as bicycles, roller skate and skateboard in Municipal Square will be organized throughout the week. One “ European Mobility Week” photo panel will be placed in front of the municipality to increase visibility of the week. Participants to activities could take photo as memory of the week.
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.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
Merkezefendi Tekke Street will be closed. The mayor will host consulates in Istanbul in the scope of “European Mobility Week.” Mayor and consulates will take a tour in historical landmarks of Zeytinburnu by electric scooters to set an example for carbon neutral mobility. Mayor as well as consulates will use Merkezefendi Tekke Street by e-scooters.