Organisations involved in the demand-responsive transport project RESPONSE gathered in Karlstad, Sweden on 27-29 November 2019 for a two-day in depth discussion of the project’s progress and further steps. Read more
The kick-off gathered the project partners and experts from the Baltics and the Nordics to discuss the project goals and aims as well as set out an action plan for the next three years in order to provide solutions for demand-responsive transport in rural areas.
RESPONSE is an initiative driven by the public transport sector seeking to develop and coordinate existing publicly funded transport services. Most public transport services, including medical transport, outside urban areas remain focused on providing local, analogue and timetable-fixed bus services. RESPONSE addresses the transport challenge of decreasing passenger volumes and a low level of the cost-effectiveness of publicly funded organizations.Read more