Developing a Score to Assess the Policy Environment for Cycling and Walking Promotion in Cities – Results of a Feasibility Study

@inproceedings{Kahlmeier2017DevelopingAS,
  title={Developing a Score to Assess the Policy Environment for Cycling and Walking Promotion in Cities – Results of a Feasibility Study},
  author={Sonja Kahlmeier and Esther Anaya Boig and Emilia Smeds and A. de Nazelle},
  year={2017}
}
Background The suitability of transport environments for active mobility (i.e. cycling, walking) depends on its recognition in policy and transport planning processes. While a range of quantitative scores exist to assess cycling and walking environments, to date hardly any scores focus on the qualitative aspects of the policy and social environment. Methods As part of the PASTA (Physical Activity through Sustainable Transport Approaches) study, information on the social, policy and planning… CONTINUE READING