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Jakarta weekly Car Free Day, 2010

World Car Free Day, which is celebrated on September 22, encourages motorists to give up their cars for a day. Organized events are held in some cities and countries.

The events, which vary by location, give motorists and commuters an idea of their locality with fewer cars. While projects along these lines had taken place from time to time on an ad hoc basis starting with the 1973 oil crisis, it was only in October 1994 that a structured call for such projects was issued in a keynote speech by Eric Britton at the International Ciudades Accessibles (Accessible Cities) Conference held in Toledo (Spain).

When[edit | edit source]

Sep 22, annually

How to get involved[edit | edit source]

See World Carfree Day,, The role of WCN, ("page was last updated 28 July 2014")

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External links[edit | edit source]

  • Car free day W, Carfree city W, Car-free movement W, Pedestrian zone W
  • World Carfree Day,, ("page was last updated 28 July 2014")


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