This background document provides a brief overview of the transport-development in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, and its impact on the health and environment of its population. It aims to describe the key barriers to the development of sustainable and safe urban transport and identify possible ways of mitigating negative external effects of road traffic.
Nino Tkhilavan and Levan Karanadze
Ministry of Environment Protection and Natural Resources (Georgia)
Peter Midgley, gTKP
Eastern Europe, Caucasus, and Central Asia (EECCA)