Paris has car-free Sunday in lead up to climate change conference


Private cars were not allowed to drive through centre of French capital between 11am and 6pm in bid to promote cleaner forms of transport.

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For the first time ever the centre of Paris was car-free all day long on Sunday, in a bid to promote cleaner forms of transport in a festive atmosphere. The future goal is to become like Brussels where a car-free day takes place every year in 19 districts of the city, reports RFI.