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Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Duration : 2017-11-01 - 2018-04-30

Reason for the evaluation project is the installation of signpostings in the public space to inform about 3 existing pedestrian passageways in Vienna. The signposting will be installed in autumn 2017 at the following 3 passages: • Praterstraße 42 • Gentzgasse 21/ Währinger Straße 100 • Ungargasse 13 Goal of the research project is to evaluate the knowledge and the usage of the pedestrian passageways before and after the installation of the signage
Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Duration : 2017-09-15 - 2019-05-14

The LAST MILE project concept, developed in the first half-year 2015, is based on the capitalization processes of foregoing sustainable mobility projects, in articular the two projects Access2Mountain and Transdanube, led by the Environment Agency Austria, both dealing with sustainable mobility in tourism. More than its forerunners, the LAST MILE project sets a concrete focus on the problematic accessibility of the last link of the travel chain from origin to destination (the so called "last mile") and collects and analyses solutions to cover this bottleneck with sustainable modes of transport. Not only shall the environmental benefit be considered, but also the resource- and cost-efficiency in the long run. Regions shall profit from an interregional focused experience exchange on flexible and demand-responsive mobility solutions and last but not least transfer best practice but also innovative approaches to their regional policies.
Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Duration : 2017-08-01 - 2017-11-30

In the project good practice examples in the field of promoting active mobility are collected and systematized in the settings "school", "company" and "municipality". The systematization is conduced with the help of a categorisation table, which allows for screening aspects according to specific indicators. Selected interventions are analyzed with regard to following aspects: - Content and benefits in terms of health promotion for target groups and institutions, - Environment and general conditions of measures, - Factors of success respectively barriers (as well as strategies for overcoming). Based on the analysis, factors of success and specific action approaches for the implementation of initiaitves in the field of promoting active mobility are derived.

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