Streets for walking and cycling
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These Guidelines support the construction of pedestrian and cycling infrastructure in African cities that ensures safety, accessibility and comfort for users. Many cities across the continent of Africa have a large percentage of walking and cycling as a mode share for trips. While walking and cycling is often fundamental in African cities, they often lack the infrastructure and design to make that safe and comfortable.
The Guidelines support the design of footpaths, closings, cycle-tacks, intersections, street network & land use.
The tool focuses on the following aspects of pedestrian and cycling infrastructure: