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Improving Air Quality for Peruvian Cities and Citizens

Breathing clean air and having a clinical history free of respiratory diseases are luxuries that millions of Peruvians cannot afford-due to the high-level air pollution in the country. Worldwide, ​​in terms of air pollution Peru is ranked on rank 21st ,  (28 PM2.5 μg / m³), according to the 2018 World Air Quality report. This […]

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Cycling for a Low Carbon Development

Its a fact that the bicycle helps to enforce a more equal social development and that...


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Climate Finance is Key to Accelerate Action

Timely finance for the implementation of climate actions is both the key and the challenge to...


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“At its essence, the MobiliseYourCity Partnership connects!”

Since April 2019 Sasank Vemuri has followed Markus Delfs in the position of Secretariat Coordinator for...


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How to Stimulate a Global Decarbonisation of Mobility

The Vice Minister of Energy of Costa Rica Rolando Castro Córdoba presented the approach to decarbonising...


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Activating Long-Term Dialogue and Cooperation

How to further activate long-term dialogue and cooperation between beneficiary cities and countries was a focus...


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Build Stronger Partnerships for Successful E-Busses

In urban areas worldwide, the concerns over air quality, noise and greenhouse gas emissions are growing....


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Change Has Come for the Philippine Jeepneys

In the Philippines, Jeepneys (approximately 200,000 nationwide) are the most dominant form of public transport, accounting...


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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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Data Is Key to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

In Vietnam, urbanisation and economic growth have led to a sharp increase in road vehicles, resulting...


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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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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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    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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