Chinese Mission to Funchal & Las Palmas

Chinese Mission to Funchal (Madeira, Portugal) & Las Palmas (Gran Canaria, España)
中国代表团访问 丰沙尔(马德拉岛· 葡萄牙)拉斯帕尔马斯( 大加纳利岛· 西班牙)04-08 November 2019
2019 年11 月4 日至8 日

CIVITAS is a network of cities for cities dedicated to cleaner, better transport in Europe and beyond.  Since it was launched by the European Commission in 2002, the CIVITAS Initiative has tested and implemented over 800 measures and urban transport solutions as part of demonstration projects in more than 80 Living Lab cities Europe-wide.

In the framework of the Civitas DESTINATIONS project a mission of Chinese transport professionals to Funchal/Madeira (Portugal) & Las Palmas/Gran Canaria (Spain) is being organized between November 4-8 2019.

In DESTINATIONS project six European touristic sites -Funchal, Limassol, Rethymno, Elba, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Valletta- develop a set of innovative actions in order to implement sustainable mobility measures and actions with the view to offering intelligent sustainable transport solutions for tourists and residents alike through innovation and cooperation with all major stakeholders. These solutions aim to improve urban accessibility, the cost effectiveness and integration of transport services and to reduce emissions and energy consumption. DESTINATIONS builds up an integrated approach to address mobility and tourism, testing balanced strategies to face the rising challenges of these two growing sectors and to achieve sustainable development and a better quality of life in touristic cities.

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