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A new Programme to Support the Reduction of Public Transport Fares in Portugal

Portugal has recently approved the Programme to Support the Reduction of Public Transport Fares (Programa de Apoio à Redução do Tarifário dos Transportes Públicos, PART - website in Portuguese), an initiative aiming to combat negative impacts of mobility, such as social exclusion - along with congestion, greenhouse gas emissions, air pollution, noise, and energy consumption.

PART intends to be a tool of territorial and social cohesion, comprising a financing model that guarantees equity between the Metropolitan Areas of Lisbon and Oporto and the rest of the national territory.

Read the full article on the EPOMM e-update entirely dedicated to Mobility poverty.