The transport sector contributes to 27% of energy-related CO2 emissions and is the fastest growing sector in terms of greenhouse (GHG) emissions in developing countries.
Bridging the Gap is a multi-stakeholder initiative to link climate change and land transport more closely and gain better recognition of its potential in mitigating GHG emissions. This is further strengthened by supporting SLoCaT, the Sustainable Low Carbon Transport Partnership.
UN Development Programme (UNDP) Executive Board briefed on Post-2015 agenda in its second regular session.
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The UNFCCC Secretariat has released the report of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to the 20th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 20) to the UNFCCC.
The UNFCCC Secretariat is encouraging governments to speed up their ratification of the Doha Amendment to the Kyoto Protocol to ensure that it enters into force by the 11th session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Partie...
The Lima Climate Finance Week sought to build a common understanding on climate finance and green investments, and strengthen linkages between different actors in order to scale up financial resources.
The UNDP Low Emission Capacity Building (LECB) Programme published a report on Mobilising Private-Sector Engagement in LEDS and NAMAS: Lessons Learned from the UNDP's Low emission Capacity Building Programme.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has announced the names of the 12 members of his High-level Advisory Group on Sustainable Transport, which includes BtG member - UITP Secretary General Alain Flausch.
Features the articles: 'Outcomes from Bonn, June 2014; 'Developments for sustainable transport at the UN Climate Summit and the High Level Event on 22nd September'; 'Bridging the Gap at Leipzig' as well as the usuals: Climate Fin...
Take a look at the new BtG flyer!Provides information on what the initiative is about, our core messages and key events including Transport Day 2014.