BIKE INITIATIVES - BRASIL
Rio de Janeiro, bicycle capital of Brasil? Rio is just outside the Top 20 in the Copenhagenize index 2015, which has analysed 150 world-wide citie. Rio was ranked 18th in 2011 and 12th in 2013. City led initiatives have included - ‘Rio, capital da bicicleta’; the implementation of ‘Bike Rio’ and increasing the cycling network by 300km (target 450km by 2016). Copenhagenize.eu.