Press Release

  • Open letter: continuity of public transport in Europe

    Thursday, 26 March 2020

    In light of the COVID19 crisis, ensuring the basic continuity of public transport and local mobility services is essential for European citizens. CER has joined fellow associations UITP, IRU,...

  • COVID-19 | Transport keeps us going

    Tuesday, 24 March 2020

    On 11 March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the COVID-19 a pandemic and governments worldwide have taken wide-ranging measures to contain the spread of the virus. The...

  • Railway operations during COVID-19

    Thursday, 19 March 2020

    Keeping European mobility operational during the COVID-19 pandemic is key. The Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER) stresses that railways are doing their utmost to keep...

  • CER welcomes Climate Law, calls for greater focus on ‘green transport’

    Wednesday, 4 March 2020

    On 4 March, the European Commission proposed a European Climate Law to pave the way for a legally binding EU commitment to climate neutrality by 2050. The Community of European Railway and...

  • European rail CEOs set course for EU green mobility with VP Timmermans

    Wednesday, 19 February 2020

    Meeting in Brussels today, Europe’s leading rail CEOs set the course for the EU’s shift to a sustainable mobility system together with European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans. The CEOs...

  • Geert Pauwels receives European Railway Award 2020

    Tuesday, 18 February 2020

    The 2020 European Railway Award was presented tonight to Geert Pauwels, for successfully developing a strategy making rail freight a profitable business, thereby boosting the attractiveness of rail...