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About GDCI

GDCI was founded in 2014 by Janette Sadik-Khan and is led by Skye Duncan, Executive Director.

Our team of urban design experts have transformed over 200,000m2  of streets in over 30 countries across the globe. We have trained nearly 10,000 practitioners, engineers, city leaders, and more on global best practices of street design derived from the Global Streets Design Guide.

Our staff members are available to offer insight on safe speeds, road safety, community-led practices, street design, policy reform, capacity building, and cycling infrastructure.  Check out the bios of our talented staff here.

If you’d like to learn more about GDCI’s approach to street design, contact Fabrizio Prati, Director of Design,

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GDCI Press Releases

PRESS RELEASE: World Bank Endorses Global Street Design Guide

October 23, 2023

PRESS RELEASE: World Bank Endorses Global Street Design Guide

"The guidance, vision, and flexibility articulated in the Guide represents a new and important direction for cities and communities and is an indispensable tool for planning a more equitable future," says World Bank President Ajay Banga.