Presentation of CIVINET Slovenia-Croatia network and Awards ceremony of the photo contest "Mobility in my city"

As part of the program of European Mobility Week, the CIVINET Slovenia-Croatia network was presented in Zagreb on 21st September 2015, to all interested participants. Besides, some of the network members from Zagreb presented their activities: Association Cyclists' Union, Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences and ODRAZ. It was also an opportunity to reward the authors of the best photos of photo contest "Mobility in my city".

Some 40 participants learned from Lidija Pavić-Rogošić (ODRAZ / CVINET's Croatian Technical Secretariat) about network's objectives, benefits for members and activities. She emphasized that the network is the largest and the most active of all European CIVINET networks. Vlado Babić, CIVINET Slovenia-Croatia coordinator from City of Ljubljana, also joined the presentation.

Marko Stančec from Association "Cyclists Union" presented Campaign "Bike to work". It is the largest campaign to encourage organized cycling in Croatia. In June 2015, the campaign was attended by 342 organizations and companies, 4081 participants and recorded 421,455 kilometers.

Marko Slavulj from the Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences, Institute for urban traffic presented the topic "Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans and activities of the City of Zagreb". He presented projects related to sustainable mobility, which were conducted or are currently underway in the city of Zagreb - CIVITAS ELAN, Presto, Trilblazer, CH4LLENGE, Socialcar.

The activity "Older people and mobility" was presented by Ksenija Vidović Vorberger from ODRAZ, as a good example of the continued implementation of the workshops conducted under the project CIVITAS Elan (2008.-2012.). She announced that ODRAZ plans in 2016, in collaboration with members of CIVINET - Zagreb Electric Tram (ZET) and the City of Zagreb, to continue the implementation of similar workshops.

Awards to the best authors within contest "Mobility in my city"
The photo contest "Mobility in my city" was organized by ODRAZ to encourage citizens in critical thinking on urban transport and mobility.

Total of 110 photos from 70 authors were submitted. The jury (Bosiljko Domazet, Marko Matulin, Ognjen Alujević, Ksenija Vidović Vorberger) elected three photographs:

  1. The narrow passage, author Neda Rački
  2. Summer in the wheels, author BRANIMIR RUKAVINA
  3. Thank you, day / Seize the day, author Tarik Walid El Kawam

Selection of the photos that have been short-listed by jury can be seen here and on Facebook page at following link => http://on.fb.me/1VihLtq

ODRAZ projects