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Costa Rican Vice Minister of Energy Presents Transport Decarbonisation Strategy in Berlin

The Vice Minister of Energy of Costa Rica Rolando Castro Córdoba presented the approach to decarbonising transport of Costa Rica during this year’s Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue at the German Federal Foreign Office. He spoke at the event “Full power ahead! How to stimulate a global decarbonisation of mobility” by GIZ, Agora Verkehrswende and World […]

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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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          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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