- projectAssisting local and national governments to develop a pipeline of feasible, bankable projects and strengthen regional networks.
Istanbul, Turkey is notorious for its traffic congestion and, according to the Traffic Index Data by TomTom, is the most congested city in the world.
- projectThe New Mobility Accelerator supports businesses transforming urban transport in India.
Bike share has become one of the fastest growing trends in urban transport over the past ten years.
Over the past half-century, the world has urbanized at an unprecedented pace. In 1970, about 37% of the world’s population lived in urban areas.
Istanbul – Turkey’s most populous city with approximately 17 million inhabitants – is notorious for its congestion.
Public bicycle sharing (PBS) systems are widely utilized across Europe and China, with other regions of the world quickly catching up. India has yet to witness the implementation of a city-wide public bicycle sharing system, despite numerous local and neighborhood scale pilot initiatives.
January 16-17, 2014 // Transforming Transportation 2014, co-organized by EMBARQ and the World Bank, Washington, D.C.
January 16-17, 2014 // Transforming Transportation 2014, co-organized by EMBARQ and the World Bank, Washington, D.C. Colin Hughes, Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP), presented on planning bike-sharing systems for better performance.