Transport Day 2014
Transport Day 2014 took place on 7 December 2014, in Lima, Peru, alongside the twentieth Conference of the Parties (COP 20) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The event focused on rethinking transport and climate change and it brought together more than 300 transport specialists, government representatives, researchers, business leaders, and international organisations. The objectives of Transport Day 2014 was to demonstrate the contribution that land transport can make to climate change mitigation and adaptation, specifically in the context of the UNFCCC negotiations and sustainable development. It also aimed to ensure that evolving modalities for financing, including NAMAs and the Green Climate Fund, capacity building, and technology transfer under the UNFCCC are appropriate for the transport sector.