- Europe and Central Asia
Sector of activity
Type of initiative
Education & Awareness Raising, Policy Frameworks & Tools, Other
Type of lead actor
Government / public sector
The objective was to try out and evaluate new methods to encourage sustainable transport.
Umeå municipality has a long tradition of facilitating sustainable travel, both in terms of investments in cycling infrastructure and public transport
As collected through the One Planet Reporting
No activities have yet been reported under this initiative
Impact and Results
After the test period, three families chose to continue living without a car, three families considered switching to more environmentally friendly cars and the remaining four families stuck to the car, but retained some new habits and behaviours, mainly related to everyday travel.