1 June 2011

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

About European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

The EBRD is an international financial institution that supports projects in 34 countries across central and eastern Europe, central Asia and the southern and eastern Mediterranean. Investing primarily in private sector clients whose needs cannot be fully met by the market, the Bank is the largest investor in the region and it fosters transition towards open and democratic market economies

2 May 2011

Institute for Transport Studies (ITS), University of Leeds, UK

The Institute for Transport Studies is a free-standing academic department of the University of Leeds and part of the Faculty of Environment. ITS is a leading international centre for transport research. ITS has for a number of years been conducting research which seeks to advance the understanding of sustainability and transport and to develop policies and techniques which allow this to be put in to action.

20 January 2011

Green Mobility Institute

Green Mobility is a consulting firm specializing in sustainable transport projects. In recent years, we have helped companies and governments in developing plans for reducing GHG emissions in the transportation sector.

18 January 2011

Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy

Sustainable development requires an integrated approach to policy and science because many of the issues it raises cannot be addressed within a single department or using the tools of individual scientific disciplines. This is where the Wuppertal Institute’s research programme begins – by taking an interdisciplinary approach and working towards systems understanding. Applied sustainability research is the Wuppertal Institute’s stated mission.

Contact Us:

Döppersberg 19, 42103 Wuppertal, Germany

18 January 2011

Volvo Research and Education Foundations (VREF)

The Volvo Research and Educational Foundations (VREF) is a generic term for four independent foundations. For the millennium the Board of VREF has initiated a new research programme to be funded – Future Urban Transport (FUT). The foundations commonly support the programme by providing funds for research and educational projects

The four VREF foundations are:

18 January 2011

University of Twente/ITC Department of Urban and Regional Planning (ITC)

ITC carries out various research and educational projects in economically less developed countries.

Project services often serve as a follow-up to alumni and their organisations. Since the foundation of ITC, a variety of project assignments, more than 1000, were completed around the world. The majority of the projects emphasise institutional development and capacity building.

18 January 2011

Transport Research Laboratory (TRL)

The TRL Vision – Creating the Future of Transport

18 January 2011

Transport and Environment (T+E)

T&E is an independent pan-European association with scientific and educational aims, with no party political affiliation and devoid of any profit making motive.

Our mission is:

18 January 2011

Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI)

SEI is an independent international research institute. We have been engaged in environment and development issues at local, national, regional and global policy levels for more than 20 years.

SEI was formally established in 1989 by the Swedish Government and celebrated its 20th anniversary in October 2009. The Institute has established a reputation for rigorous and objective scientific analysis in the field of environment and development.

17 January 2011

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ )

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) is the German development cooperation and works to improve people’s living conditions in developing countries. GIZ is hosting the Sustainable Urban Transport Project (SUTP).