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Open Call for the LOW-CARB Follower City Programme


Contributing to the development and implementation of sustainable urban mobility plans or SUMPs for Functional Urban Areas (FUAs) in the Interreg Central Europe area, LOW-CARB hereby invites applications to its ‘Follower City Programme.’ The deadline is August 31st, 2018.

This call will invite a total 18 follower towns, cities or regions that are in the process of either developing a SUMP or low-carbon mobility plan or is in the process of implementing a pilot measure for low-carbon mobility within its functional urban area in the Interreg Central Europe CE region. The selected ‘Follower Cities and/or Regions’ will benefit from a knowledge transfer scheme, exchanging with LOW-CARB town and city partners regarding their own low-carbon mobility planning processes. The selected followers will benefit from the following capacity building activities:- Workshops;- Tool-testing; and- Visits to pilot demonstration sites.Within their applications, would-be participants are invited to indicate which of the following LOW-CARB pilots are of specific interest and why:- Multimodal mobility platforms (Leipzig, Germany)- Data-based mobility planning (Szeged, Hungary)- Shared mobility systems (tbc)- Smart e-mobility solutions (Koprivnica, Croatia)- On-demand e-bus mobility services (Skawina, Poland)If your town, city or region is ready to respond to this open call, please download the documents below. The deadline for the submission of your application is August 31st, 2018. LOW-CARB ‘Follower City Programme’ documentation:
  1. Open Call
  2. Application Form
  3. LOW-CARB Declaration
  4. Memorandum of Understanding
For more information, please contact Ms Sarah Frimmel at

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