Technology to Improve BRT Reliability: Lessons and Challenges

TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE BRT RELIABILITY: LESSONS AND CHALLENGES

Thursday, May 23, 2019 2pm EST ::: RSVP ::: About the Webinar In this webinar, MOBILIZE Fortaleza speaker, Dr. Ricardo Giesen, Director...

You Must Walk Before You Can Run: How to Get an Electric Bus Fleet Running

YOU MUST WALK BEFORE YOU CAN RUN: HOW TO GET AN ELECTRIC BUS FLEET RUNNING

The second in a blog series in partnership with the International Council on Clean Transportation and ITDP. Read the first part , “The...

 
 
 
Reclaiming the Streets of Fortaleza

RECLAIMING THE STREETS OF FORTALEZA

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 1pm EST ::: RSVP ::: About the Webinar Fortaleza, Brazil transformed its urban mobility during a time of economic...

MOBILIZE Fortaleza: General Admission Now Open

MOBILIZE FORTALEZA: GENERAL ADMISSION NOW OPEN

General Admission is now open for MOBILIZE 2019! The theme this year is Reclaiming Streets for Access and Mobility , and the summit...

 
 
 
ITDP Announces New Board Members and Newly Elected Board Chair

ITDP ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD MEMBERS AND NEWLY ELECTED BOARD CHAIR

We are proud to announce the appointments of former Santiago mayor Carolina Tohà and transport and social justice champion Rehana Moosajee...

No cars needed when visiting Minneapolis

NO CARS NEEDED WHEN VISITING MINNEAPOLIS

New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Chicago are what many people think of as American cities, yet, most they do not represent...

 
 
 
America, The Netherlands, and the Oil Crisis: 50 Years Later

AMERICA, THE NETHERLANDS, AND THE OIL CRISIS: 50 YEARS LATER

By Jacob Mason, ITDP The 1973 oil crisis caused gasoline prices to skyrocket and supplies to dwindle. Gasoline rationing led to long...

Jakarta's Urban Villages are Organic TOD Best Practices

JAKARTA'S URBAN VILLAGES ARE ORGANIC TOD BEST PRACTICES

Learn even more about this work by joining our upcoming webinar on Tuesday, April 22nd at 9am EST. ::: RSVP ::: Sunter Jaya is one...

 
 
 
2020 STA Nominee Cities Feature Electrification, Pedestrian Design, and Low-Cost Interventions from Africa, Asia, and Americas

2020 STA NOMINEE CITIES FEATURE ELECTRIFICATION, PEDESTRIAN DESIGN, AND LOW-COST INTERVENTIONS FROM AFRICA, ASIA, AND AMERICAS

Montería, Colombia built 60 km of cycling infrastructure For 16 years, the Sustainable Transport Award has showcased cities that demonstrate...

Addis Ababa is Boosting Economic Growth with an Ambitious Walking and Cycling Strategy

ADDIS ABABA IS BOOSTING ECONOMIC GROWTH WITH AN AMBITIOUS WALKING AND CYCLING STRATEGY

In Africa's horn lies Ethiopia, the second most populous country in the continent , with over 105 million people. In recent years the...

 
 
 
ITDP Brazil Engages Youth, Elderly Groups to Improve Access to Transit

ITDP BRAZIL ENGAGES YOUTH, ELDERLY GROUPS TO IMPROVE ACCESS TO TRANSIT

Today, more than half of Brazilians are under the age of 20, and more than 10 percent are over 65. In Brazil as in much of the world,...

From New York to Mumbai, Congestion Pricing is Finally on the Agenda

FROM NEW YORK TO MUMBAI, CONGESTION PRICING IS FINALLY ON THE AGENDA

As we all know by now, the New York State budget, released on April 1 st, launched a major new traffic reduction policy , and a potential...

 
 
 
Public stakeholder discussion on congestion pricing for Mumbai

PUBLIC STAKEHOLDER DISCUSSION ON CONGESTION PRICING FOR MUMBAI

Congestion is an ongoing and well understood problem that plagues many cities India. Today in Mumbai there are more cars than before...

Jakarta's Urban Villages: A Community Based Approach to Urban Mobility

JAKARTA'S URBAN VILLAGES: A COMMUNITY BASED APPROACH TO URBAN MOBILITY

April 2019 ::: Registration link coming soon! ::: About the Webinar In Indonesia, a kampung kota is a compact, mixed-use neighborhood...

 
 
 
Along Kenya's Coast, Streets Maneuver to Accommodate More than Just Cars

ALONG KENYA'S COAST, STREETS MANEUVER TO ACCOMMODATE MORE THAN JUST CARS

Streets in Kenya serve different uses and modes; from people's daily traverses to vendors hawking their wares for their pedestrian...

Ridesharing - a salvation or a pestilence for cities? A New Guide for Regulating Transportation Network Companies

RIDESHARING - A SALVATION OR A PESTILENCE FOR CITIES? A NEW GUIDE FOR REGULATING TRANSPORTATION NETWORK COMPANIES

What is a TNC? A TNC is a Transportation Network Company, defined as a digital application that matches potential riders with drivers...

 
 
 
In Cairo, ITDP Works to Improve Transport Access for Women

IN CAIRO, ITDP WORKS TO IMPROVE TRANSPORT ACCESS FOR WOMEN

A rendering of ITDP's proposed project in Cairo shows a new BRT corridor. This project is focused on improving commute conditions for...

Ride Fair: A Policy Framework for Managing TNCs

RIDE FAIR: A POLICY FRAMEWORK FOR MANAGING TNCS

Friday, March 22, 2019 12pm EST ::: RSVP ::: About the Webinar The rapid pace of change in transport demands brought about by transportation...

 
 
 
Highlighting Women's Contribution to Transportation on International Women's Day

HIGHLIGHTING WOMEN'S CONTRIBUTION TO TRANSPORTATION ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY

TUMI Remarkable Women of Transport 2019 How do we make cities better for all of their residents, including women? Not all design is...

George Town Could Become a Malaysian Best Practice in Transport

GEORGE TOWN COULD BECOME A MALAYSIAN BEST PRACTICE IN TRANSPORT

18th century architecture in George Town George Town, a scenic Malaysian city on the island of Penang, is a culturally-significant...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Tourism Authority of Thailand embark on journey to uncover...

Tourism Authority of Thailand embark on journey to uncover off-the-beaten-track destinations

A recent site inspection by Tourism Authority of Thailand's International PR Division uncovered off-the-beaten-track experiences reflected the ‘Open to the New Shades'... Read more ...

Tourism Ethiopia partnered with the African Tourism Board

Tourism Ethiopia partnered with the African Tourism Board

As an observer, today Tourism Ethiopia partnered with the African Tourism Board. Tourism Ethiopia is a national organization under the Ministry of Culture and Tourism; The... Read more ...

Ciao Yarra Valley Italian Festival to boost Victoria tourism

Ciao Yarra Valley Italian Festival to boost Victoria tourism

The Ciao Yarra Valley festival is returning to the Yarra Valley in Victoria, Australia to celebrate the region's rich Italian heritage. The festival will kick off in... Read more ...

SAS Opens Direct Route To Turin

SAS Opens Direct Route To Turin

The new winter schedule from SAS offers a new direct route between Copenhagen and Italy's fourth largest city, Turin, famous for Italian classics such as espresso, vermouth and... Read more ...

Sydney Airport first Australian airport to offer navigation service for...

Sydney Airport first Australian airport to offer navigation service for visually impaired

In an Australian airport first, Sydney Airport today launched a partnership with Aira, a service that enables blind and low vision travellers to confidently navigate the... Read more ...

CEO Solomon Island was invited to PATA Annual Summit 2019

CEO Solomon Island was invited to PATA Annual Summit 2019

On international tourism stage, strong recognition for the Solomon Islands and huge applause for Tourism Solomons with CEO, Josefa ‘Jo' Tuamoto invited to join the Pacific Asia... Read more ...

National Plan of Tourism 2018-2022 of Brazil approved by Decree

National Plan of Tourism 2018-2022 of Brazil approved by Decree

The Official Journal of the Union of Brazil has published the Decree that approves the National Plan of Tourism 2018-2022. Read more ...

2nd Blogger Thailand competition opens for entries from international bloggers

2nd Blogger Thailand competition opens for entries from international bloggers

This year's second Blogger Thailand competition is open for entries from international bloggers residing in Thailand until 31 May, 2019, Thailand Authority of Tourism announced... Read more ...

Why this shocking moment from the 'Game of Thrones' finale might have been...

Why this shocking moment from the 'Game of Thrones' finale might have been the last major surprise George R.R. Martin revealed to the writers

Helen Sloan/HBO Warning: Spoilers ahead for HBO's "Game of Thrones" season eight finale. HBO's showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss once said they were told three shocking... Read more ...

11 dead, one wounded at a Brazil bar after gunmen attacked

11 dead, one wounded at a Brazil bar after gunmen attacked

Authorities said that on Sunday afternoon a gang of gunmen reportedly attacked a bar in the capital of Brazil's northern Pará state that left11 people dead. Further the state... Read more ...