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Sustainable Urban Mobility in Developing Countries: E-Learning Course

22 Sep to 12 Dec 2014, Online
The rapid and often unplanned and uncoordinated growth of cities has compromised existing transportation systems and significantly increased the challenge of creating new transportation systems, especially in developing countries.

This online course is designed to provide answers, solutions and alternative approaches in the area of urban transport planning towards a more sustainable transport system in developing cities.

Fees: USD 400
Learning Time: About 6 hours per week

Bonn Climate Change Conference October 2014: ADP 2-6

20 to 25 Oct 2014, Bonn, Germany
The Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP) of the UNFCCC will convene the sixth part of its second session (ADP 2-6) from 20-25 October 2014.

1st Ministerial and Policy Conference on Sustainable Transport in Africa (ASTF)

28 to 30 Oct 2014, United Nations Headquarters, United Nations Avenue
The Africa Sustainable Transport Forum will provide a platform for high-level attention and policy dialogue on access to environmentally sustainable transport in Africa. The Forum is a partnership between UNEP, the World Bank, and UN-Habitat.

The goals of the 1st ASTF Conference are to:
• Shape the initiative
• Share best practices from Africa
• Develop Framework for Action
• Plan follow-on activities

Transport Day 2014

7 Dec 2014, Lima, Peru
Following the success of Transport Day 2013 in Warsaw (Poland), Bridging the Gap Initiative (BtG) and the Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT) will be organising Transport Day 2014 in the context of COP 20 to be held in Lima, Peru.

The venue for Transport Day 2014 is the Sheraton Lima Hotel in Lima, Peru.

If you would like to contribute in Transport Day 2014 please e-mail Heather Allen (hallen@trl.co.uk) and Talya Enriquez Romano (talya.enriquezromano@slocatpartnership.org) or Yorgos Voukas (yvoukas@trl.co.uk)