ACTIVE Workshop in Bangkok.

Bangkok has coordinated with the Dutch idea to design Bangkok right into a walkable and biking metropolis.

Assoc. Prof. Wisanu Supsompon, alongside with Sanon Wangsrangboon, the Deputy Governors of Bangkok and Remco Johannes van Wijngaarden, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Thailand, attended a presentation of concepts and group actions dialogue on the ACTIVE Workshop in Bangkok at Rattanakosin Room at Bangkok Metropolis Corridor in Phra Nakhon District.

Deputy Governor Wisanu stated…

“Bangkok Metropolis hopes that the idea of turning into a walkable and biking metropolis have to be realized, not simply designed. Proper now we have now a coverage that we’re engaged on which is Bike Sharing, with the primary necessary coverage for travelling being the First and Final Mile, travelling properly from the start line to the vacation spot to advertise simpler use of bicycles.”

Lady is biking over the road crossing Plantage Middenlaan, Netherlands. Picture by way of Unsplash (Credit score: Fons Heijnsbroek)

The Ambassador of the Netherlands expressed his admiration to see everybody taking part within the Workshop collectively to make biking in Bangkok higher. He had ridden a bicycle in Bangkok and believed that it was potential in areas in Bangkok the place everybody labored collectively to enhance and clear up issues, that are necessary areas for the town’s improvement.

The Netherlands Embassy is happy to help Bangkok. Organising the ACTIVE Workshop in Bangkok this time, Bangkok is in cooperation with the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Administration of the Netherlands beneath the undertaking “Alliance for Biking and Strolling In the direction of Worldwide Vitality and Empowerment” (ACTIVE).

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Biking Lane at Benchakitti Park, Bangkok. Picture by way of Unsplash (Credit score: Rutpratheep Nilpechr)

It’s to help specialists from the Dutch Biking Embassy to supply data on the infrastructure improvement, behaviour, and organizational construction of the biking group to attendees. Greater than 60 representatives from varied businesses attended to use their data about Dutch cities to Bangkok.

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