RESCUE Project Objective

RESCUE project aims to support local authorities and communities into the designing of a fine-tuned transport system which will enable:

The proper implementation of social distancing measures

The provision of safe, convenient and highly accessible routes to core destinations and public service goods

The mitigation of isolation and self-containment negative effects by increasing physical activity opportunities

The effective adaptation of economic activities


The 3 beneficiaries of the project have recorded dedicated research activities in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on the society and they are covering the 3 pillars of the RESCUE project:

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Policy re-formulation of mobility management under pandemic periods.

University of Macedonia

Assessment of social and psychology parameters mainly affected under social distancing measures.

University of Crete

Assessment of economic impacts at employees and employers.