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Batista 7415

  1. 1. EDGARD ANTUNES DIAS BATISTA THE ROYAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY KTH - STOCKHOLM - SWEDEN [email_address] BICIROTA NACIONAL 1: A PROPOSAL FOR THE FIRST BRAZILIAN NATIONAL CYCLE ROUTE
  2. 2. Brazil - Large use of motorized vehicles (Car culture) Example: Brasília - Brazilian tourism: unexplored potential - Alternative way of subsistence for the local population - Tourists using sustainable modes of transportation
  3. 3. Bicycle <ul><li>low cost </li></ul><ul><li>long life cycle </li></ul><ul><li>emissions-free </li></ul><ul><li>healthy </li></ul>
  4. 4. Bicycle transportation in Brazil <ul><li>Lack of concern for demands of cyclists; </li></ul><ul><li>Increase motorized traffic; </li></ul><ul><li>Increase of accidents involving bicycles; </li></ul><ul><li>Lack of parking spaces for bicycles; </li></ul><ul><li>Increase commerce of motorbikes; </li></ul><ul><li>Low cost of second hand cars; </li></ul><ul><li>Decrease of industrial jobs; </li></ul><ul><li>Increasing commuting distances; </li></ul><ul><li>The heavy publicity of cars; </li></ul><ul><li>The bad image of bicycles; </li></ul><ul><li>The motorized drivers disrespect; </li></ul><ul><li>The lack of bicycle paths (only about 350 km in 2001) </li></ul>(GEIPOT, 2001)
  5. 5. Favourable Scenario (PNMUS, 2007) Budget to support non-motorized projects National Policy of Sustainable Urban Mobility 7.500.000 7.500.000 5.000.000 2.000.000 Budget in Brazilian Reais 2008 2007 2006 2005 Year
  6. 6. The project of a Brazilian National Cycle Route
  7. 7. Brazilian Coastline
  8. 8. The North Sea Cycle Route
  9. 9. Feasible project <ul><li>- Extensive use of paths that already exist: </li></ul><ul><li>Roads </li></ul><ul><li>Dirt roads </li></ul><ul><li>Beaches </li></ul><ul><li>- Only signalization in most of way </li></ul><ul><li>“ A huge potential without demanding too much resources” </li></ul>
  10. 15. - Link the natural paths and the already constructed ones - Benefits to local communities Construction of new paths
  11. 18. Work to be done <ul><li>Signalization </li></ul><ul><li>Construction of linking cycle paths (PPP) </li></ul><ul><li>Alternative transportations methods (over water, etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Website </li></ul><ul><li>Administrative office </li></ul><ul><li>Maintenance (Volunteers) </li></ul>
  12. 21. Prioritizing order for the choice of paths 1st – Safety; 2nd – Touristic point of interest; 3rd – Implementation costs; 4 th – Shortest way.
  13. 22. Benefits Global: Sustainability National: Touristic product; sustainable transportation Local: Sustainable commuters Future developments: National and continental network of cycle routes
  14. 28. Thank you very much!
  15. 29. References BRYMAN, J. L., A research method and organization studies . London Unwin Hyman, 1989. DIAS BATISTA, Edgard A., CICLOVIDA: A proposal for the use of alternative modes of transportation in sustainable tourism and in tourist`s ecological awareness. The International Conference “Connecting the agendas: Sustainable Development of Tourism”, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2006. GEIPOT - Empresa Brasileira de Planejamento de Transporte, Planejamento Cicloviário: Diagnóstico Nacional . Ministério dos Transportes - Governo Federal. Brasília, DF, Maio de 2001. HAGEN, Jonas and PARDO, Carlos F., Sustainable Urban Transport Project, The Bicycle: Ready for Rollout in Brazil , The Institute for Transportation and Development Policy, Sustainable Transport - Number 18, Fall 2006. LOUREIRO, Carlos Felipe Grangeiro et al, Análise da Adequabilidade da Metodologia do HCM 2000 para a Realidade das Ciclovias Brasileiras , XIX ANPET, Recife/PE, 7 a 11 de novembro de 2005. NSCR – The North Sea Cycle Route , www.northsea-cycle.com , 17 September 2007. PNMUS, Política nacional de mobilidade urbana sustentável , available in www.cidades.gov.br//media/CadernosMCidades/PoliticaNacionalMobilidadeUrbanaSustentavel.zip, 26 September 2007. SILVA, E. L.; MENEZES, E. M., Metodologia da Pesquisa e Elaboração de Dissertação , 4ª ed. – UFSC, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, 2005. SUSTRANS, www.sustrans.org.uk , 17 September 2007. UNWTO – World Tourism Organization, Tourism and Poverty Alleviation , Spain, 2002. UNWTO - World Tourism Organization, 2nd International Conference on Climate Change and Tourism , Davos, Switzerland, October 2007. UNEP - United Nations Environment Programme, Industry as a partner for sustainable development - Tourism , United Kingdom, 2002.

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