Higher gov’t investment sought as more people turn to bicycles for transport

MANILA, Philippines—While there are various reasons people use bicycles, “people on bikes” need the same thing—investments in infrastructure for active transport.

This was the reason the Mobility Awards conducted a Bike Count Program, stressing that “investments in active transport infrastructure is best justified when anchored on regularly collected and analyzed data.”

Aldrin Pelicano, MNL Moves founder and Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities inclusive mobility advisor, said the program was “our response and contribution to the continuing challenge over the lack of bike traffic data.”
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