SUSTAINABLE MOBILITY FOR ALL

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February 08, 2019
Find out what movers and shakers in transport have to say about SuM4All.
February 01, 2019
Latest updates on the work of SuM4All, sustainable mobility news from around the world, upcoming events and more.
December 20, 2018
Latest updates on the work of SuM4All, sustainable mobility news from around the world, upcoming events and more.
November 29, 2018
Latest updates on the work of SuM4All, sustainable mobility news from around the world, upcoming events and more.
July 05, 2018
The international community has adopted numerous instruments to shape the future of transport worldwide, ranging from legal agreements and conventions to declarations, resolutions, and programmes of action. These instruments help policymakers framing policy action to achieve sustainable mobility. The nature and scope of these instruments vary widely: they can be binding or nonbinding for countries, global or regional, focus on specific modes of transport or tackle sector-wide issues.
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.