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.
Beijing launched carbon emissions trading on Thursday, making it China's third market for compulsory carbon trading.
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13th International Swiss Climate Summer School: "Linking land use, land cover, and climate"
The Annual Status Report on Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) 2013 was launched at COP 19 in Warsaw. Transport NAMAs continue to make up 19% of all NAMAs.
The International Center for Climate Governance (ICCG) is pleased to announce the second edition of the “ICCG Climate Think Tank Ranking Award,” a prize for the best climate think tanks at the global level.
The prototype of the Transport NAMA Database (http://www.transport-namadatabase.org/index.php/Main_Page) was officially launched during the COP 19 in Warsaw.
GIZ-BtG have published a new paper (draft version) entitled ‘Transport Readiness for Climate
Finance – A framework to access climate finance in the transport sector’. The paper aims to highlight
the existing funds and opportuniti...
Presentations from the Transport Day 2013 are available.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon in his message to Transport Day, called for “new ways of moving goods and people".