Category Media
Being a woman is not a qualification. Just as being a man is not. But the lack of diversity in transport planning hinders the implementation of inclusive mobility. And the lack of accessibility in mobility infrastructure affects women more.
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Farewell to the "car-friendly city": the SPD, the Grüne and the Linke want to deconstruct the A104 and A103 highways. Especially with the A103, this might not be so easy. There are also conflicts at the political level.
Category Blog
Due to the continuing population growth in large cities and the associated redensification of inner-city areas, there is an increasing lack of green and open spaces in many urban neighbourhoods and public space is becoming a scarce resource. Therefore, the question arises as to which areas in the city can be transformed into meeting places so that the social function of public spaces is strengthened.
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Here are the slides for the presentation at KONRAD21 as a pdf-file and a detailed list of recommended readings on the topics of transformation, change, transport transition, pop-up bike lanes and their effects, and psychological resources for sustainability.
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It was one year ago that the first pop-up bike lane was established in Berlin at Hallesches Ufer. Many more followed - especially in the district Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg. Air quality measurements on Kottbusser Damm show that cyclists are now exposed to less air pollution in the form of nitrogen dioxide (NO₂) than before the pop-up bike lanes were set up - regardless of the pandemic.
Category Media
DER SPIEGEL reports on the reorganisation of street space using the example of the initiative “Verkehrsberuhigter Samariterkiez” in Berlin’s district Friedrichshain with quotes by Sophia Becker on the transport transition from the perspective of a mobility researcher.
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The trade magazine “Freiraum Gestalter - Magazin für Planung, Bau und Ausstattung” (Magazine for Planning, Construction and Equipment) reports in its 01/2021 issue on the real-world experiment “Temporärer Stadtplatz Klausenerplatz-Kiez”.
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