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“I wait for it. I don’t ride the old Jeepneys.” – Modernizing the Jeepney Sector

Maylin Tuano stopped riding old Jeepneys, the most dominant form of public transport, and started to wait for the new buses. That Maylin is now able to enjoy more comfortable busses which also stop where she takes another ride, so that she does not have to walk far anymore, is one of the results of […]

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Webinar: Methodologies for Baselines and Monitoring in the Transport Sector

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the final episode of our joint webinar of...


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A Bike Changes Your Life in Every Way

How do women move around in Latin American cities? Lina Esperanza Mendoza bets on the bicycle...


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Ambato strengthens its Commitment to Sustainable Mobility

With the purpose of reversing the trend of intensive vehicle use, greenhouse gas emissions and rapid...


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Breaking down Barriers to Climate-friendly Freight Transport in Indonesia

The rapid development of Indonesia’s logistic system in terms of freight transport and infrastructure connections opens...


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International Tender on three E-Buses for Costa Rica

GIZ will purchase three battery electric buses and the charging infrastructure for a pilot project in...


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Pathway Towards Low-Carbon Transport in Vietnam

Rapid growth in transport activities since the late 1990s is endangering the achievement of climate targets...


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Shaping Thailand’s Clean Mobility Programme

In Bangkok, transport contributes more than 50% to PM2.5 emissions and is one of the main...


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Webinar: MRV of Inter-Urban Rail Expansion

We are pleased to invite you to participate in episode 7 of our joint webinar of...


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Webinar: Transport NDC – Building Efficiency and Competitive Transport

On August 28th, the GIZ Office in Peru will hold the Webinar: Transport NDC – Building...


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    Freight Assessment Blueprint

    ICCT’s blueprint for performing a “Freight Assessment” is a practical guide for evaluating a country’s freight...


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      Road Freight Transport Services Reform

      Promoting eco-driving can be done in the context of wider national reforms for the capacity development...


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        Improving Truck Fuel Efficiency

        “Developing driver skills is an essential part of any fleet management strategy that aims at reducing...


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          Eco-Driving Scoping Study

          The “Eco-Driving Scoping Study” was carried out for the government of New Zealand to inform its...


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          Barrier Analysis

          This GIZ TRANSfer tool aims to support decision makers to identify barriers to implementation of mitigation...


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            A Green Fleet Management Toolkit

            This LoCITY Fleet Manager Toolkit can be used by anyone who manages commercial vans or heavy...


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              Logistics Competencies, Skills, and Trainings

              Around the globe, logistics is an industry struggling to hire skilled workers. This World Bank report...


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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...


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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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                Creation of a single Transport Authority for the metropolitan area 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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