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Curridabat and Montes de Oca seek to become Model Cities for Urban Cycling

San José, Costa Rica, February 12, 2020. With support of the Euroclima+ programme, the Costa Rican...
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Picking Berlin and London’s Brains to design the Bangkok Clean Air Zone

Bangkok year-round suffers from severe air pollution (PM2.5 emissions), 72% of which being caused by the...
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Creating Confidence in the Feasibility of Changing Transport

With the aim of highlighting the importance of transport to limit global warming, the Transport and...
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    MoU between UITP and GIZ to take action towards climate-friendly public transport

    GIZ is proud to announce it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to advance sustainable urban mobility...
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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 brushstroke for better mobility

    Green, blue, orange – in November 2019, pedestrians, cyclists and particularly drivers in Costa Rica’s Greater...
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    New Online Training Programme: Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs)

    The EUROCLIMA+ Urban Mobility Component Community of Practice has launched the blended-learning course for practitioners in...
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    SUTRI NAMA and INDOBUS counterparts stop by in Eschborn

    On November 27th, a group of officials from the Government of Indonesia visited the GIZ Headquarters...
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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...
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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Reverse Innovation in Urban Mobility

    Air pollution, noise and a lack of space – German municipalities are looking for ways to...
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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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    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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    Sino-German Cooperation on Low Carbon Transport

    Enhancing dialogue and implementation of long-term mitigation strategies to promote low carbon transport in China
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    Further Projects

    More transport & climate change projects
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