Catch up on SHARE-North’s Webinar on “Promoting Social Inclusion through Shared Mobility”
Shared mobility solutions such as car-sharing and ride-sharing can be used as a method for improving accessibility and social inclusion in neighbourhoods, small towns and cities. In today’s webinar we heard about about innovative concepts for sharing wheelchair-friendly vehicles which are especially being promoted by Autodelen.net in Belgium. We also learned about ride-sharing services for the elderly which are being supported by Taxistop in Flanders and ANWB Automaatje in the Netherlands. All of the presented concepts are cost-effective and allow often isolated groups (e.g. the elderly or physically impaired) as well as individuals living in rural areas to take part in a normal life, to be just as mobile as other citizens and to connect with their communities.
The experts were:
You can download the presentations here:
1_Karbaumer_Webinar Introduction and Next Webinars
2_Matthijs_Shared Mobility for Non-Traditional Target Groups_AVIRA Project
3_Meuleman_Ridesharing Services for the Less Mobile
Or watch the recording of the webinar here.