SUSTAINABLE MOBILITY FOR ALL

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November 29, 2018
Latest updates on the work of SuM4All, sustainable mobility news from around the world, upcoming events and more.
November 15, 2018
Sustainable Mobility for All (SuM4All) has now made available the draft Global Roadmap of Action Toward Sustainable Mobility (GRA) for comments from countries, private sector representatives and other interested stakeholders.
November 07, 2018
Rethinking the transport sector, especially urban transport, means abandoning the paradigm of privately-owned vehicles in favor of more sustainable solutions. There is a still a great deal to do, but many cities around the world are shifting their focus to the use of renewable energy sources .
October 26, 2018
Latest updates on the work of SuM4All, sustainable mobility news from around the world, upcoming events and more.
July 05, 2018
Not a day goes by without a new story on how technology is redefining what is possible for transport. A futuristic world of self-driving, automated cars seems closer than ever. While the ongoing wave of innovation certainly opens up a range of exciting new possibilities, I see three enduring challenges that we need to address if we want to make sure technology can indeed help the transport sector move in the right direction:
May 04, 2018
Three years ago, Professor Leszek Sibilski embarked on an academic project to explore the role of bicycles in development. Little did he know then that his project would evolve into a massive advocacy effort, backed by the Sustainable Mobility for All initiative, to have the United Nations designate a day to celebrate and promote bicycle use around the world. He succeeded.
January 24, 2018
Transport is not gender-neutral. This was the key message that came out of a high-level gender discussion co-hosted by the World Bank and the World Resources Institute during the recent Transforming Transportation 2018 conference, which was held in Washington DC between January 11-12, 2018.
December 14, 2017
For years, the transport sector has been looking at solutions to reduce its carbon footprint. A wide range of stakeholders has taken part in the public debate on transport and climate change, yet one mode has remained largely absent from the conversation: maritime transport.