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  • NABOGO App is becoming more popular in Vejle

    Share your car with your neighbour! After a successful launch on 9 September 2019 Vejle municipality, partner of the MAMBA project, continues promoting their pilot in the Smidstrup-Skærup village area. Posters advertising the NABOGO App have been placed in strategic spots around the area, in......

  • Register for the MAMBA Rural Mobility Seminar #4

    Registration for the fourth international rural mobility seminar, scheduled for 12 November 2019 in Bielsko-Biala, is now open! The seminar will discuss the role of rural mobility for (social) cohesion and is titled “Rural development and mobility – more than just transportation”. The event will......

  • MAMBA project at European mobility week

    Trelleborg Municipality kicked off the European Mobility week by giving a presentation of the MAMBA project. The presentation took place at the city hall, in front of the municipality’s officials.  The Trelleborg team will be active during the whole European Mobility Week and will also......

  • NABOGO launch in Vejle

    Share your car with your neighbour! On 9 September 2019 Vejle municipality, partner of the MAMBA project, launched their pilot in the Smidstrup-Skærup village area. The initiative consists of the app NABOGO, and it aims to enhance mobility and comes as a response for the......

  • School buses for those who already graduated

    Trelleborg Municipality has been working on using existing resources in new useful and creative ways. Together with the department for social services and the manager for the municipality’s school buses, they have managed to create a platform and a new form of activity for the......

  • MAMBA project at Rural Researchers event in Ähtäri

    On 22 August 2019, MAMBA partner from South Ostrobothnia (Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences and Regional Council of South Ostrobothnia) presented MAMBA project at the annual Rural Researchers event in Ähtäri, Finland. The event was organised by Maaseudun Uusi Aika (MUA), The Finnish Society for......

  • Combining Rural Mobility and Co-Working in Södra Åby

    The MAMBA partners develop nine innovative Mobility Centers in different parts of the Baltic Sea Region. While they differ in format and scope and cover a broad spectrum of organisational setups, the MAMBA Mobility Centers have one thing in common: by fostering cooperation of administrative......

  • (VIDEO) Innovative business models for rural mobility: MAMBA Webinar #1

    On the 29th of May, MAMBA project, together with Nordregio, organised the first webinar focused on rural mobility issues and how these can be improved. If you didn’t have the chance to join the discussion but are interested in the topic, now you can watch......

  • MAMBA at the 10th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region

    The 10th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region 2019 took place on 12 and 13 June 2019, in Gdańsk (Poland). On the second day of the event, Aleksandra Chrystowska-O’Shea, representative from the Bielsko-Biala Regional Development Agency represented MAMBA in a session on accessibility and......

  • MAMBA – meeting in the capital of space – 6th Project Meeting in Finland

    The City of Seinäjoki has launched itself recently as a capital of space. As inhabitants of the capital of space, we wanted to show to our MAMBA guests where this idea came from and took on our first day of project meeting a bus to......

  • Roll out of the Transport-on-Demand services in Latvia are progressing, despite challenges

    Vidzeme Planning Region (Latvia) actively continues to work on the implementation of the Transport on Demand (ToD) service in two municipalities of Vidzeme region – in Alūksne and Mazsalaca counties. Initially, the project team predicted the launch of the service by the beginning of the......

  • Responsibility – Rural mobility between public and business interests | Third Rural Mobility Seminar

    On 5 June 2019, a new MAMBA Mobility Seminar took place in the town of Seinäjoki, in Finland. This was the third Rural Mobility Seminar in a series of six, each one of them focusing on one specific challenge within the area of rural mobility. “Responsibility –......

  • Positive feedback on the new app “NaboRide”

    In March, Vejle Kommune and NaboGo participated in an event in Smidstrup, Southern Denmark, where they launched the idea and work behind the App “NaboRide”. The app is created in connection to the EU project MAMBA and focuses on mobility in local areas. The results......

  • BSSSC Board meeting in Cēsis

    Between 8 and 10 of May, members of the MAMBA project took part in the BSSSC Board meeting that took place in Cēsis, Latvia. The topic of the meeting was to discuss strategies for the development of the Baltic Sea Region, when considering the implementation of......

  • Mobility Hubs as a part of the mobility center

    Working in the MAMBA project means networking and connecting stakeholders, learning from each other, exchanging ideas and even reassembling modules from other projects. In our case we integrate a module from the “Masterplan Mobilität” – a mobility strategy which works on a large range of......

  • Mobility Congress in Berlin

    National and international experts from labour unions, associations, politics and from the business world participated at the Mobility Congress in Berlin. The event took place on the 8 and 9 of May and was hosted by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung. The attendants discussed topics connected to mobility......

  • Launch of MAMBA database of good practice cases

    On April 23rd, the MAMBA good practice cases database was launched at the Nordregio office in Stockholm, during a small scale event attended by partners from Nordregio and the Municipality of Trelleborg. The database was developed by the Municipality of Trelleborg and its aim is......

  • Launching event of Mobility Center and transport-on-demand in Vidzeme

    The launching event of the Mobility Centre and transport-on-demand service in Vidzeme (Latvia) took place on 4 March in the municipality of Mazsalaca county and on 12 and 13  March in the municipalities of the Alūksne county. Since the Mazsalaca county and the Aluksne county......

  • MAMBA has participated at Multidisciplinary Ideation Workshop addressing transport poverty

    The Horizon2020 project “HiReach – innovative solutions to cope with transport poverty” has invited a number of mobility and transportation experts, start-uppers, industry professionals, entrepreneurs, designers, researchers, public officials, and representatives of vulnerable groups to a Multidisciplinary Ideation Workshop in Brussels on 27 and 28......

  • Workshop with “Dorfkümmerern” in Rendsburg

    The MAMBA Team of the Diaconie of Schleswig-Holstein and their associated partner, the Academy for Rural Areas of Schleswig-Holstein (ALR), jointly organised a Workshop with a number of village workers who take care of other inhabitants, called “Dorfkümmerer”. The event took place in Rendsburg on 4......

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Mamba Rural Mobility Seminar: 12 November 2019 in Bielsko-Biala, Poland
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