Memorandum of Understanding with Association of Ecuadorian Municipalities
The Association of Ecuadorian Municipalities and the Dutch Cycling Embassy signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the 7th of November in Groningen.
The aim is to deliver Dutch assistance to the development of bicycle policy plans at all three government levels
Ecuador will develop a comprehensive planning for cycling, with policy plans at all levels of government. President Correa personally fuly supports the promotion of cycling. The ambassy of Ecuador in the Netherlands undertook a thorough study on the cycling policy development in the Netherlands to get an understanding what it takes to plan for cycling and create proper conditions. The conclusion was that Ecuador wants to go for a long term strategy with assistance from the Netherlands. The Dutch Cycling Embassy is the intermediair for Dutch public and private organisations to deliver this assistance