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Retreat: Sustainable Transport and the Post-2015 Development Framework
10 June 2013 @ 4:00 pm
The Missions of Thailand, Kenya and the Netherlands, in cooperation with United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN-DESA) and the Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT) hosted a retreat on Sustainable Transport and the post-2015 Development Framework on June 10-11 in New York. Discussions at the retreat were centered towards consensus building on a strategy for advancing sustainable transport as part of UN post-2015 sustainable development agenda. Special focus was given on how Sustainable Transport can be best integrated in the goal framework and Means of Implementation of the post 2015-Development Framework.
For detailed information and presentations from the retreat, please see below:
- Means of Implementation Status review of sustainable transport efforts and Rio+20 Voluntary Commitment by Jose Luis Irigoyen, Director, Transport, Water & ICT-World Bank
- Transport and the Post-2015 Goal Framework by Michael Replogle, Managing Director for Policy and Founder-Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP)
- The contribution of sustainable transport to the post 2015 development framework and global climate change mitigation by Cornie Huizenga, Joint Convener-Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT)
The Draft Final Summary Report of the retreat can be downloaded here.