Promoting active cities
Our cities should be too
235 million. The number of inactive European today.
Sedentarity has become a major challenge for individuals and the European Union over the past decades. With 70% of Europeans living in cities, we know they have a decisive role in stimulating physical activity.
Funded by the European Union and led by Sport and Citizenship Think tank, PACTE project (Promoting Active Cities Throughout Europe) strives to transform cities into Active Cities.
Project Manager, International Sport and Culture Association (ISCA)
NowWeMOVE campaign manager at ISCA
first alderman of Brussels and alderman dedicated to climate and sport exchanges
The PACTE workshop, organised in Brussels on 27 September was the opportunity to exchange a few words with Philippe De Witte, coordinator of the Active Local Europe project, regarding how this initiative aims at creating a network to connect European cities and municipalities and the potential links to the PACTE project.
a fruitful workshop held in Brussels
Project officer, Active City Unit, City of Gdansk