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<P>This section covers events, organised activities and on-going programmes which promote walking, including:<ul><li>Case studies, reports etc on walking activity </li><li>Promotion of the walking habit by younger people</li><li>Walking School Buses, school access and Safe Routes to School</li><li>Walking and health activities for older people</li><li>Pamphlets and advertisements for programmes and activities</li></ul>
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Walking towards sustainability (Auckland Region)

Walking school buses in the Auckland region, 2004 Powerpoint presentation to the Sustainable School Travel Symposium, Auckland, February 2006.
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Waiheke children set to walk to school

Moves have been made to boost the number of students cycling and walking to Waiheke schools, after a survey showed over ninety five per cent of students travel to school by car or bus.
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Sustainable School Travel Symposium (Auckland)

February 2006 Lists and links to powerpoint presentations and pdf files of research papers from the symposium.
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adidas Auckland Marathon

Heart Foundation 5km Walk Auckland City sponsors the adidas Auckland Marathon which has been the premier road race in Auckland for the past two decades.
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AkActive Project (Auckland)

Active Communities Auckland City, SPARC, Sport Auckland and Procare Network Auckland have partnered on the Active Communities, AkActive project with the common purpose of increasing physical activity levels.
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Auckland City Volcanoes Challenge

Auckland City is sponsoring the Auckland City Volcanoes Challenge 2006, a unique inner city navigation event where competitors run to and up Auckland\'s volcanoes, in any order that they choose.
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Get Your Feet On The Street (Auckland CC)

Outlines initiatives coordinated by Auckland City Council to encourage people to get walking and make streets safer for pedestrians.
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10,000 steps Northland (evaluation report)

The Stepping Out Campaign underpinned by the 10,000 Steps Northland concept is an Active Communities initiative invested by Sport and Recreation New Zealand (SPARC) and implemented by Sport Northland.
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The pan-European programme on transport, health and environment (PEP)

This is a web page provided by the WHO which outlines the Pan-European programme on transport, health, and the environment.
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