17 October 2016

SLoCaT Partnership Welcomes New Board of Directors

Two years after its establishment the SLoCaT Partnership welcomes a new Board of Directors. The new Board, which consists of 13 persons includes 5 of the initial Board members, 4 newly elected Board members and 4 appointed, independent Board members.  With the incoming new Board, the SLoCaT Board also welcomes the two new co-Chairs Amy Kenyon of Ford Foundation and Holger Dalkman from the World Resources Institute Ross Center for Sustainable Cities. 

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19 January 2016

Railway Gazette: Rail must be more efficient, convenient, reliable and cost-effective to be widely used

The editor-in-Chief of the Railway Gazette Christopher Jackson has published a new article “Cleaner greener and leaner” in the January Railway Gazette continuing the discussions at the 

6 December 2015

New SLoCaT Report: Transport Sector Shows Substantial Mitigation Potential, but Achieving 2DS by 2030 Remains a Challenge

INDCs show promise for transport but require further ambition to meet targets

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5 February 2014

SLoCaT Partnership Welcomes first Progress Report on MDB Rio+20 Joint Commitment to Sustainable Transport

The Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT) welcomes the first Progress Report (2012–2013) of the MDB Working Group on Sustainable Transport on their joint Commitment to Sustainable Transport made at the Rio+20 Conference in June 2012 in Rio de Janeiro.

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10 September 2013

SLoCaT is looking for Social Media and Website Interns!

Are you interested in sustainable development and transport issues? Is cycling a way of life and commute rather than an occassional exercise? Do you refresh your Twitter and Facebook accounts every 2 minutes? If all your answers are yes, this internship is totally right for you!

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9 September 2013

SLoCaT Partnership Submits Comments to GEF-6 Programming Directions

The Partnership for Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT) has submitted its comments on the Programming Directions for GEF-6.to the Secretariat of Global Environment Facility (GEF) on 

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5 February 2013

SLoCaT Reviews Megatrends in Transport and Future Directions

31 January 2013: A review document by the Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT) considers megatrends in transport, the Partnership’s effectiveness towards realizing its objectives, and future directions. The review document was prompted by the 2009 Partnership mandate to review progress within three years of its establishment.

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5 November 2011

SLoCaT Partnership push to achieve sustainable transport enabling universal access to safe, clean, and affordable mobility

On October 30th the world welcomed Danica May Camacho as the world’s 7th billion inhabitant. She joined the world in Manila, one of the fastest growing megacities in the world. Manila typifies in many respects what is wrong with transport in developing countries. Streets that are choked with cars, motorcycles and other vehicles that make it unsafe for children like Danica to breathe the air or cross the streets.

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