On April 12, 2018, the United Nations has designated June 3 as World Bicycle Day to raise awareness about the multiple societal and environmental benefits of using the bicycle for transport and leisure. The Chain Effect and Live Love Beirut are organizing an event on June 2 to launch Cycling 2030. The latter is Lebanon’s plan to place cycling at the heart of a sustainable transportation policy. To note, Lebanon is committed to the
The Chain Effect and Live Love Beirut aim to make Lebanon a biker-friendly country. Making the roads safer for bikers will allow people to bike instead of driving cars. Fewer cars on the roads means less traffic and less pollution.
for free to experience the pros of riding a bike in Beirut! The participants got free bikes and helmets for a day and experienced what it’s like to bike to work in Beirut!
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