The project “EU Support for Promoting Sustainable Urban Mobility in Turkish Cities” is aiming at promoting Sustainable Urban Mobility practices across the country over a total period of 36 months. The project is part of the country’s accession efforts to align its national policy, institutional and regulatory frameworks to those of the EU. Within the project, our consortium will:
During the project lifetime, a team of international and local experts will assist the Union of Turkish Municipalities, which gathers the almost 1400 municipalities of the country under one roof, in their endeavours of creating the conditions for a more sustainable and carbon-free mobility system in Turkish cities.
The project is aiming at:
The most relevant project results are the following:
Rupprecht Consult is the project coordinator and responsible for Component 2. Capacity building, which includes the elaboration of a training needs assessment and a training programme, as well as the delivery of these physical and online trainings. Additionally, Rupprecht supports Activity 2.3, the development of a study visit programme to European best practice experiences in terms of sustaina-ble urban mobility planning, supports activity 1.2 Permanent policy dialogue between project stakeholders and with European counterparts, and facilitates the knowledge sharing by facilitating the translation of relevant SUMP guidance documents available on www.eltis.org to Turkish.