MobiliseDays refers to an initiation measure for the preparation of potential technical assistance. MobiliseDays focus usually at dialogues with national governments and is intended to potentially result in technical assistance and a definition of a framework for the development of a NUMP roadmap in cooperation with the partner country.
MobiliseDays facilitate the dialogue among national ministries, cities and further key stakeholders. They aim at deriving a common understanding on key issues such as:
MobiliseDays may comprise the following:
National perspectives: Ministry of Internal Affairs, Ministry of Transport, Ministry of Urban Development, Ministry of Energy, Ministry of Environment, Ministry of Development, etc.;
Target group of the MobiliseDays are representatives of national ministries and subordinate authorities, selected local governments, city networks, the private sector (vehicle manufacturers, providers of transport solutions, financing institutions, academia, NGOs, etc.). The audience could generally be composed of fifty to eighty people.
The MobiliseDays in Tunisia were held in March 2017. During the two-day event the then current action plan was reviewed (a plan agreed initially during the national transport conference 2012). The event aimed at stimulating a discussion and subsequently drawing recommendations on the following 5 topics – all of them related to the NUMP process that was starting at this time:
MobiliseYourCity has developed Model Terms of Reference for the development of NUMPs includes the objectives, scope, tasks and final products to be delivered by the consultant. They have been applied in various countries and can be adapted to the specific context and requirements of each NUMP. The Model Terms of Reference are available upon request from MobiliseYourCity