Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Konak
351.572 inhabitants

Local contact

Araştırma ve Geliştirme Müdürlüğü
Rana Kuddaş
Mithatpaşa Mahallesi Şehit Nihat Bey Cad. No: 186 Konak/İZMİR
++90 232 999 0894

Participation 2020

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Photo Contest in Konak: A photo contest was held every day on the Instagram account within the scope of European Mobility Week. A theme related to Europen Mobility Week is determined every day during September 16-22. Competitors share a photo of this theme with the hastags of #KonaktaHareketlilikHaftası #HareketlilikHaftası #MobilityWeek. The winner of the day will be determined by drawing and will receive various gifts. Today's competition theme is "Youth in Konak" and its gift is wireless headphones.
Apart from these, a youth meeting was planned between NGOs and the mayor. The event was canceled in line with the covid-19 measures and decisions taken by the governorship.
17 September
Photo Contest in Konak: The theme of today's photo contest in the Instagram account is "No Elevators Day in Konak" and its gift is a balance board.
18 September
Photo Contest in Konak: The theme of today's photo contest in the Instagram account is "Ride a Bike in Konak" and its gift is a bicycle helmet.
Except this, a cycling activity with tandems was planned with visually impaired individuals. It was canceled in line with the covid-19 measures and decisions taken by the governorship.
19 September
Photo Contest in Konak: The theme of today's photo contest in the Instagram account is "Walking in Konak" and its gift is a smart bracelet.
20 September
Photo Contest in Konak: The theme of today's photo contest in the Instagram account is "Morning Exercise in Konak" and its gift is a tracksuit set.
21 September
Photo Contest in Konak: The theme of today's photo contest in the Instagram account is "Sunset in Konak" and its gift is a backpack.
22 September
Photo Contest in Konak: The theme of today's photo contest in the Instagram account is "Car-Free Day in Konak" and its gift is a skate or skateboard.
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:
It was decided to close 39 Street in Konak to traffic, but was canceled in line with the covid measures and decisions taken by the Governorship.
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
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • European Week of Sport
  • The Covenant of Mayors (as signatory)