• Paving the Way for Cyclists in Cairo

    29 days ago - By ITDP

    Actual photo of downtown Cairo and a rendering with proposed pedestrian and cycling walkways .
    Greater Cairo, a megacity of approximately 18 million, faces daunting traffic jams and severely polluted air. Responding to the city's transport challenges, the Cairo governorate (an administrative region, similar to a state or province), in partnership with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme , Drosos Foundation, and ITDP Africa, are planning a bicycle sharing system for central Cairo. In its first phase, the system will have approximately 700 cycle lanes spread across the downtown...
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