Project

More and safer mobility for children: active transportation in primary schoolchildren and adolescents

Duration
01 November 2015 → 30 June 2016
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Public health care
    • Public health sciences
    • Public health services
Keywords
children physical environment adolescents active transport (walking, cycling)
 
Project description

This doctoral research examines the role of the physical environment related to active transportation (walking, cycling) to/from school and in leisure time among children and adolescents using innovative methods and techniques (Google Street View, GPS), in the context of the promotion of active transportation in this age group.