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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 state agencies to implement the “Advancing Transport Climate Strategies” (TraCS) project. The joint objective in Kenya is to institutionalize climate change related functions necessary for designing and monitoring a sectoral climate change strategy. Carol Mutiso spoke with Martin Eshiwani, […]

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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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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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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    MobiliseYourCity Partnership

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


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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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        Further Projects

        More transport & climate change projects


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        Comprehensive Technical Guidelines for Lima’s Cycling Infrastructure

        Even though Lima is described as having good geographic and climatic conditions for cycling, commutes by...


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        Transport and Climate Change Training held in Kenya

        Kenyan State Department of Transport together with the Advancing Transport Climate Strategies hosted a training working.


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