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Legal disclaimer

The aim of the present CIVITAS Initiative website is to facilitate information exchange, transfer know-how, encourage networking and contribute to capacity building in the field of sustainable urban transport. The information and material given does not necessarily reflect the views of the European Commission or the Specific Support Action CIVITAS SATELLITE.

Our goal is to keep this information and material timely and accurate. If errors are brought to our attention, we will correct them. However, neither the European Commission nor the Specific Support Action CIVITAS SATELLITE can be held responsible for any errors, omission, inaccuracies or incompleteness in the information and material provided either directly or indirectly or for any consequences or actions their use may result in. In addition, neither of the above is responsible nor may be held accountable for any loss suffered as a result of reliance upon the information provided in the present website.

This disclaimer is not intended to limit the liability of the European Commission or of the Specific Support Action CIVITAS SATELLITE in contravention of any requirements laid down in applicable national law nor to exclude its liability for matters which may not be excluded under that law.


All information on this website can be replicated and built upon; however it must be attributed to the CIVITAS Initiative, except where otherwise stated. Where prior permission must be obtained for the reproduction or use of textual and multimedia information (sound, images, software, etc.), such permission shall cancel the above-mentioned general permission and shall clearly indicate any restrictions on use.

Personal Data Protection

The CIVITAS Initiative is committed to the protection of personal data. The policy on "protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the Community institutions" is based on Regulation (EC) N° 45/2001 [234 KB] of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2000.

Your personal data will thus be processed in conformity with the above-mentioned Regulation.

The CIVITAS Initiative website provides links to third party sites. Since we do not control them, we encourage you to review their privacy policies.

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