Contact & Activities

Participating city

The Hague
550.000 inhabitants

Local contact

International Affairs
Merijn Suijkerbuijk
Spui 70
2511 BT Den Haag
++31 0650103777

Participation 2021

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Stimulating the image en use of bicyles
• “1000 Fietsenplan”: collecting and repairing old bicycles by local organisations, which are distributed free of charge to people who cannot buy a bicycle themselves.
17 September
School zone safety measures
• “Schoolstraten”: car-free streets during opening and closing times at primary schools.
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
  • Other: More space for pedestrians on sidewalks, by placing "bicycle platforms" in parking lanes. If successful, the platform will be converted after 2 month into sidewalk with permanent bicycle brackets.
New forms of vehicle use and ownership