SUM Insights

Basque Sustainable Mobility Law

At the end of 2019, the Basque Government’s Cabinet passed the bill for Sustainable Mobility in the Basque Country, having completed the drafting and contrast phases of a project that involved the active participation of different sectoral stakeholders and diverse administrative levels, under the coordination of the Basque Transport Authority (ATE). The bill is currently

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Clean hydrogen: on the road to a climate-neutral Europe

In November 2018, the European Commission presented the strategy for a climate-neutral Europe by 2050 to make Europe a green continent. It is an ambitious plan which sets the objective of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 55% by 2030. Therefore, it is clear that in order to fulfil climate goals in the medium and long

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Health as a priority pillar in mobility

World Health Day on 7th April should lead us to reflect on air pollution: a global threat that has a huge impact on human health and on ecosystems. Although global emissions of polluting gases have fallen over the past twenty years, they have increased in different regions of the world as a result of an

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Gender in the new urban mobility paradigm

Urban public services related to sustainable mobility play an important role in ensuring the welfare of citizens. Different public and private transport infrastructures are used each day and come to be crucial for the functioning of the social ecosystem, as they address the needs derived from social diversity whilst contributing to equal opportunities. The perspective

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