Contact & Activities

Participating city

560.642 inhabitants

Local contact

Climate&Atmosphere Division
Jiyoung Hwang
2401 gimhae st. gimhae-si, Gyeongsangnamdo, South-Korea.
++82 055-330-2456

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
To prevent the further spread of COVID-19, Gimhae decided not to hold an off-line Car-Free Day event this year. Instead of this, Gimhae is going to host an on-line campaign during this period to promote and spread eco-driving practices in the city.
17 September
Host an online campaingn
· Stay at home to prevent a rapid spread of COVID-19
· When you go to local places, ride a bike or walk instead of using cars.
· In case you have to drive a car, do 'Eco-drive' to lessen greenhouse gas emission.
18 September
Continue an online campaign
19 September
Continue an online campaign
20 September
Continue an online campaign
21 September
Continue an online campaign
22 September
Continue an online campaign
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
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Installation of charging points for e-bikes
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)