The Future of CO2 Emissions Accounting in China’s Transport and Logistics Sector

The Future of CO2 Emissions Accounting in China’s Transport and Logistics Sector

Authors: Li Jingzhu, Sebastian Ibold, Yasmin Chen This article was first published at sustainabletransport.org on May 24, 2019 With the fast-paced development of the Chinese logistics sector and the booming Chinese freight industry, road and highway freight volume have been growing 5.9% (to 8.19...

Joint activity of VDV and GPSM / GIZ  Study Tour on Governance for Sustainable Mobility

Joint activity of VDV and GPSM / GIZ Study Tour on Governance for Sustainable Mobility

  Munich is a great example of how good governance in the field of urban mobility brings together various interest groups in order to achieve innovation and sustainability. For this reason, the German Partnership for Sustainable Mobility (GPSM) on behalf of Federal Ministry for Economic...

Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning in Yinchuan, Ningxia

Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning in Yinchuan, Ningxia

Authors: Wu Yingjie, Sebastian Ibold, Yasmin Chen This article was first published at sustainabletransport.org on May 24, 2019 Systematic and integrated transport planning is key to achieving low-carbon transport systems in cities. Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning can help cities to overcome...

Mexican cities on bike – Cycling for a low carbon development?

Mexican cities on bike – Cycling for a low carbon development?

Author: Mathias Merforth If the bicycle helps to enforce a more equal social development as well es in the fight against climate change, it is right to ask – Which climate do cyclists face every day on our roads, and how can we make cycling more attractive? Within the initiative CiClim Cities,...

SEE parliamentarians visit Ljubljana – European Green Capital and regional leader in sustainable urban mobility

SEE parliamentarians visit Ljubljana – European Green Capital and regional leader in sustainable urban mobility

Author: Branislava Jovičić This article was first published on Balkan Green Energy News on May 17th 2019. Slovenia has been for more than a decade a regional champion in the promotion of sustainable urban mobility in the region of South-East Europe. In particular its capital Ljubljana. No...

Now in Lao - the 10 Principles for Sustainable Urban Transport

Now in Lao - the 10 Principles for Sustainable Urban Transport

We are thrilled to announce that our poster 10 Principles for Sustainable Urban Transport is now available in Lao. Many thanks goes to Boualinh Soysouvanh from GFA Consulting Group for making this translation possible! What is the poster about? Based on the approach “avoid-shift-improve”, the...

The iNUA paper #9 is now available: Avoid-Shift-Improve

The iNUA paper #9 is now available: Avoid-Shift-Improve

SUTP accelerates the implementation of the New Urban Agenda (NUA) by publishing a series of Implementation Guides addressed to politicians and practitioners. We are proud to presents our iNUA paper #9, presenting the Avoid - Shift - Improve approach. A successful strategy in transport requires the...

GIZ ORF-EE signs MoU on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan with City of Sarajevo and Canton Sarajevo

GIZ ORF-EE signs MoU on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan with City of Sarajevo and Canton Sarajevo

The City of Sarajevo, the Ministry of Transport of Canton Sarajevo and the GIZ Open Regional Fund for South-East Europe – Energy Efficiency (ORF-EE) signed  yesterday a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the Development of the Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP), formalizing their...

Implementation of a Bridge Management System in Liberia

Implementation of a Bridge Management System in Liberia

The following article presents the work conducted by the project “Capacity Development in the Transport Sector in Liberia”, which is implemented by GIZ and co-funded by the Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development of Germany (BMZ) and the EU: Background With one of the highest...

The new Fuel Price Report 2018/19 has been published!

The new Fuel Price Report 2018/19 has been published!

The GIZ Fuel Price Report 2018/19 presents fuel prices for 179 countries. This biennial study is conducted by GIZ on behalf of the Federal Minstry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and represents the most comprehensive dataset on fuel prices worldwide. This year's report marks the 20th...