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Data Is Key to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

In Vietnam, urbanisation and economic growth have led to a sharp increase in road vehicles, resulting in rising levels of air pollution and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. 46 million motorbikes were registered in 2016 and it is a number set to rise: In a Business-As-Usual (BAU) scenario GHG emissions are set to triple by 2030. To avoid […]

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Where Convenience of People Matters Most

Walking is the most common form of mobility and is generally how all trips start and...


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MobiliseYourCity Partnership

The MobiliseYourCity Partnership is a global and inclusive network of cities and countries as well as...


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    Protected: Commiting to Develop Mass Urban Transport Systems

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      Protected: Laying the Groundwork for Prospective Bus Rapid Transit Routes

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      Costa Rica Goes Carbon Neutral by 2050

      On February 24th 2019, Costa Rica presented its ambitious plan to decarbonise its economy until 2050....


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      Guadalajara and the European Union cooperate on sustainable mobility

      Two projects of the Urban Mobility Component of EUROCLIMA+ are currently being implemented in the Metropolitan...


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        Interview with Martin Delgra, Chairman LTFRB, Philippines

        In this interview Martin B. Delgra III, Chairman of The Philippines’ Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory...


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        Peru is systematically operationalizing its NDC

        The Peruvian Government has been taking big steps towards the systematic operationalization of its Nationally Determined...


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        Two years and counting: Bringing the vision of transport and climate change to life in Kenya

        For about two years, GIZ has been cooperating with Kenya’s State Department of Transport and its...


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        Webinar: Towards decarbonzing transport 2018 – A stocktake on sectoral ambition in the G20

        The webinar presents main conclusions of the joint report “Towards Decarbonising Transport 2018 – A Stocktake...


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        Creation of the Urban Transport Authority of Lima and Callao

        With the aim of reordering and integrating the urban public transport system of Lima and Callao,...


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        From global ambition to national action: Thailand launches NDC Action Plan for Transport

        While the international community discusses national contributions to stop climate change (so called “NDC”) in Katowice...


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          Press Release: Transport and Climate Change Global Status Report

          On 8 December, the SLoCaT Partnership released the inaugural edition of the Transport and Climate Change...


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          How the Philippines Are Modernising Their Bus Services

          Public transport in the Philippines is dominated by informal, poorly maintained buses and jeepneys (which started...


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          New and Improved Data on Road Transport in Kenya

          Kenya is one of the first countries in the entire region of East and Central Africa...


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          “Every individual has a role to play”

              During the Transport and Climate Change Week we seek to integrate several interests, personal...


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          Raising awareness on mobility obstacles – Photo competition in the Philippines

          The topic of mobility is ubiquitous in the Philippines, whether it is because of the heavy...


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          CHANGING TRANSPORT at the COP24

          The earth’s average yearly surface temperature is currently one degree above pre-industrialization levels. According to the...


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          Why Aspire to Buy More Cars?

          When I meet with friends to “catch up” or interact with colleagues the topic of using...


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          Photography Contest Winner Announced!

          With the objective of capturing public perception of the state of mobility in Kenya, the Advancing...


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          Strengthening Commitments and Synergising Actions Across Indonesian Ministries

          The NAMA Support Project SUTRI NAMA and its component INDOBUS held its first Steering Committee Meeting...


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          New Webinar: MRV of Shifting Road Freight Transport to Other Modes

          Join episode 6 of our webinar series on November 14, at  3pm (UTC+1) German time. This...


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          Best Practices for Urban Mobility Planning

          Many cities face major challenges due to the negative impact of increasing motorization and fast urban...


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          Transport and Climate Change Week: Presentations

          Here you can find the list of the presentations used during the Transport and Climate Change Week,...


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          Connecting Transport Colleagues from around the Globe

          The second Changing Transport Week is coming up 24 – 28 September 2018! The one-week conference in Berlin fosters...


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          Photo Contest: Sustainable Transportation in Kenya

          +++ Submissions open on Monday 23th July 2018 and close on 20th August 2018, 11:59 pm +++ Given the...


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          We Don’t Need a Revolution – We Need Collaboration!

          200 transport experts from 20 countries, highlighted the importance and need to change transport to limit global warming....


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          A Glimpse into Germany’s Transport Sector

           “He who plants roads will harvest traffic” said Thilo Becker in his introductory talk on transport...


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          New Webinar on MRV of Alternative Transport Fuels

          Join episode 5 of our webinar series on on 31 July 2018, at 4 pm (UTC+2)...


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          A New Initiative to Electrify Public Transport Launched in Costa Rica

          “For Costa Rica it is fundamental to generate a transformational change in transportation, to not only...


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          Costa Rica Released a Regulation to Incentivize Electric Mobility

          At the beginning of the year, the government of Costa Rica released a law to promote...


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          Binding Design Standards for Cycling Infrastructure in Lima approved/Municipalidad de Lima aprueba nuevos estándares para ciclo-infraestructura

          With the resolution N° 311-2017, the Metropolitan Municipality of Lima, the Peruvian capital city has adopted...


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          Active Transport and Travel Demand Management

          Between 2014 and 2016 TRANSfer supported the Colombian Government in the design of a NAMA on...


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          Modernizing Public Transport in the Philippines

          Modernizing Public Transport in the Philippines: The Jeepney+ NAMA The Public Utility Vehicle Modernization (PUVM) Program...


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          EUROCLIMA+ Urban Mobility Reveals 19 New Projects in Latin America

          The reduction of GHG emissions in the transport sector is central for achieving the Paris Agreement’s...


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          Changing Transport in Thailand!

          When arriving in Thailand it is next to impossible to avoid the topics of transport and...


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          Roundtable on NDC Implementation and Transparency in Transport

          On 12 May, the GIZ project Advancing Transport Climate Strategies organised a Round Table Discussion that...


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          UNFCCC and GIZ present: Webinar series on Methodologies for Baselines and Monitoring in the Transport Sector

          The series comprises eight webinars and is based on the chapters of the UNFCCC Secretariat’s Passenger...


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          Reverse Innovation in Urban Mobility

          Air pollution, noise and a lack of space – German municipalities are looking for ways to...


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          Webinar: Transport in NDCs

          On Monday, 29th January 2018, the 1.5h webinar Transport in NDCs – lessons learnt and how...


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          COP23 Event Review – Low Carbon Transport: G20 on Track?

          On November 8th in the German Pavilion within the Bonn Zone and framework of the COP...


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            COP23 Side Event “From Ambition to Action”

            How can we implement more ambitions climate actions in the transport sector? What are feasible pathways...


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              New Technical Brief Outlines Mitigation Requirements of Transport Sector

              The Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT), the Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear...


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              Facilitating the Development of Ambitious Transport Mitigation Actions (TRANSfer)

              Developing mitigation actions and facilitating access to climate finance.


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              Advancing Transport Climate Strategies (TraCS)

              Supporting climate strategies in transport and identifying appropriate action plans.


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              SUTRI NAMA and INDOBUS Projects Kick-off in Indonesia

              The implementation agreement for the SUTRI NAMA and INDOBUS has been signed by the General Secretary...


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              Public Transport Modernization Expo in the Philippines

              The PUV Modernization Program is “a transformational large-scale initiative and flagship project of President Duterte’s administration,...


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              EUROCLIMA+

              The EUROCLIMA+ programme promotes environmentally sustainable and climate-resilient development in 18 Latin American countries.


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              MiTransporte

              Mitigating emissions from the transport sector in Costa Rica


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              TraCS to Support Revision of Transport Section in Kenya’s National Climate Change Action Plan

              “Climate change was not a priority before TraCS…” said the head of the Roads Services Unit...


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