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Promoting bike lanes can help cities reduce their emissions. Image: Unsplash/Sebastian Herrmann

Siba El-Samra

Urban Mobility Associate for Health and Road Safety, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Claudia Adriazola-Steil

Acting Director of Urban Mobility, Director of Health & Road Safety, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities


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