Today

Today

Projects and knowledge sharing worldwide

EURIST has conducted many successful projects since its foundation and plays an important role in terms of knowledgesharing and building expert networks. The biggest current project is to support the AfricroozE GmbH, focusing on ebikemobility in several African countries such as Uganda.

2013

2013

Foundation of EURIST e.V.

EURIST (European Institute for Sustainable Transport) becomes  the successor to ITDP. As a competence centre forsustainable transport, EURIST shares best practices with cities, local and regional authorities all over the world. EURIST offers project support, capacity building, lectures and seminars on many aspects of passenger and freight transport. EURIST is based in Hamburg.

2003

2003

Foundation of ITDP Europe

The ITDP EU (Institute for Transport and Development Policy Europe) is founded by Jürgen in Berlin. The organizationadvocates for policies to improve the environmental, social and economic sustainability of transport and mobility aroundthe world.

1996

1996

Jürgen Perschon cycles 2,500 kilometers through East Africa

As part of his geography studies, Jürgen cycles through the countries of East Africa. On his tour he studies therelationships between living conditions, development opportunities and personal mobility.