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The Urgent Need for "Smart Urban Transport" to Combat Climate Change in the People's Republic of China
(Asian Development Bank, 2008-11-15)
The Asian Development Bank recently supported technical assistance on resource optimization in the road sector in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) where a methodology on measuring CO2 emissions for road projects and a handbook on awareness of climate ...
Urban Innovations and Best Practices: Urban Development Policy of India (Part 1) - Mobility of People by Bus Rapid Transit
(Asian Development Bank, 2010-04-15)
Cities in India have been the “engine of economic growth.” But realizing future economic growth hinges on whether or not Indian cities can be made more efficient, livable, inclusive, and competitive. To achieve this, it is essential to strengthen urban ...
Urban Innovations and Best Practices: Urban Public Transport: Case Study of PPP in Beijing
(Asian Development Bank, 2010-11-15)
Rising incomes and increasing urbanization tend to bring about increased demand for mobility, often in the form of personal mobility, such as cars, as well as increasing motorization. Coupled with reduced car ownership restrictions in the PRC, conditions ...
Urban Innovations and Best Practices: A New Paradigm for Sustainable Urban Transport
(Asian Development Bank, 2009-10-15)
Recent decades have witnessed an increasing number of attempts to manage developing cities’ sustainability. Transport action is widely recognized as central to these endeavors. Huge resources and vast efforts have been invested in urban transport but ...