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India’s Urban Road Design Poses Serious Risk to Pedestrians and Cyclists

The shocking incident, in which leading Indian environmental activist Sunita Narain was seriously injured after being hit by a car while cycling in New Delhi, has raised several questions about the safety of pedestrians and cyclists in the country. According to the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), a Delhi-based and highly respected public advocacy… Read More ›

Walkability Quotes

“Sri Lanka has pushed for road rehabilitation projects to recognize walkways for pedestrians.”   Don S. Jayaweera – Director General, Sri Lanka Ministry of Finance and Planning, Transportation Sector             “Those who have less in wheels should have more on roads.”   Atty. Antonio Oposa, Jr. – 2009 Ramon Magsaysay… Read More ›

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