Indian cities are often burdened with intense traffic congestion, poor air quality, and inequitable access to transport.
The Safe Access Manual offers recommendations to develop safe access to mass transit stations in Indian cities. Improving access to mass transit in India—building on a national investment of US$15 billion to help develop urban transport infrastructure—can expand access to jobs and opportunities...
How can cities harness urban mobility solutions to become more livable?
On November 24, 2014, Claudia Adriazola, Director of Health and Road Safety at EMBARQ, presented at the Organization of American States on road safety and the urban environment.
Raahgiri Day was selected as a distinguished finalist and received an honorable mention at the 2014 Parivartan Sustainability Leadership Awards.
- projectIndia's first car-free day returns streets to people
Raahgiri Day – the weekly event that closes streets to cars in the name of sustainable, active transport – has arrived in the world’s second largest city.
EMBARQ India and WRI India hosted a webinar on Raahgiri Day and its impact on June 12, 2014.
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Since 2011, EMBARQ Turkey - in collaboration with Gehl Architects and Istanbul's Fatih Municipality - has pedestrianized 295 streets in Istanbul's Historic Peninsula. This report examines the impact of these changes on ...