Posted by: APO | 20 October 2016

Urgent investment needed in walking and cycling infrastructure to save millions of lives and combat climate change

– Of the 1.3 million people dying each year from traffic accidents, 49 per cent are pedestrians, cyclists and motorcyclists – Malawi, Kenya, and South Africa most dangerous countries to walk and cycle – Motorized transport responsible for 23 per cent of global CO2 emissions Lack of investment in safe walking and cycling infrastructure is contributing to the deaths of millions of people and overlooking… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/urgent-investment-needed-in-walking-and-cycling-infrastructure-to-save-millions-of-lives-and-combat-climate-change?lang=en


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