In the face of an increasing trend towards motorization and car ownership in Brazil, President Dilma Rousseff has announced over R$ 50 billion (US$ 21 billion) in federal resources to support urban mobility
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- projectCatalyzing and scaling investment in sustainable transport solutions
- projectMaking the case for shifting and increasing finance towards sustainable, low-carbon transport
January 16-17, 2014 // Transforming Transportation 2014, co-organized by EMBARQ and the World Bank, Washington, D.C. Graham Smith, HSBC, presented on public-private partnerships.
This paper attempts to quantify capital investment in transport around the world. Distinguishing public and private investment at the national and international level is the first step needed to shift investment towards more sustainable, low-carbon modes and systems.
- projectLeveraging national funding to advance sustainable transport projects in Mexico
EMBARQ Brazil visited Brasília for two important outreach actions in late July: a meeting with the federal government to foster best practices on urban mobility among Brazilian cities, and the Second Strategic Alignment of Federal District BRT Eixo Sul.
On April 24, 2013, EMBARQ director Holger Dalkmann presented a background paper at the 7th Regional Environmentally Sustainable Transport Forum in Asia, on the role national governments in Asia can play in realizing the shift to sus