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Urban Mobility Topic Information Sheet: Accessibility

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Type: Overviews and Activity Reports, Author: Peter Midgley, Organization: gTKP, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Urban Mobility

Brazil Accessible: The Brazilian Urban Accessibility Program of the Ministry of Cities

This document presents the actions and instruments forecasted in the "Brazil Accessible" Program launched by Ministry of Cities with the purpose of stimulating and supporting city and state governments to develop actions that ensure accessibility for people facing disabilities and mobilit ...Read more
Type: Overviews and Activity Reports, Author: Renato Boareto, Organization: Ministry of Cities (Brazil), Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Urban Mobility

Towards a new culture for urban mobility: Green Paper and Action Plan (EU)

Urban mobility is recognised as an important facilitator of growth and employment with a strong impact on sustainable development in the EU. The Commission therefore has decided to present a Green Paper in 2007 on urban mobility in order to explore if and how it can add value to action already taken ...Read more
Type: Policy and Regulations, Author: European Commission, Organization: gTKP, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Urban Mobility

National Urban Transport Policy (India)

The objective of the National Urban Transport Policy (NUTP) for India is to ensure safe, affordable, quick, comfortable, reliable and sustainable access for the growing number of city residents to jobs, education and recreation. The salient features of this policy include incorporating urban transpo ...Read more
Type: Policy and Regulations, Author: Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India, Organization: Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Urban Mobility

Cities on the Move (World Bank)

This World Bank urban transport policy paper links the urban development and transport sector strategies with a strong poverty focus. Its objectives are (a) to develop a better understanding of urban transport problems in developing and transitional economies, (b) to articulate an urban transport st ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: World Bank, Organization: gTKP, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Urban Mobility