Toshiyuki Yokota and David S. Sobel
Asian Development Bank (Philippines)
Urban Mobility, Environment & Climate Change
The Urgent Need for “Smart Urban Transport” to Combat Climate Change in the People’s Republic of China
The Asian Development Bank recently supported technical assistance on resource optimization in the road sector in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) where a methodology on measuring CO2 emissions for road projects and a handbook on awareness of climate change and eco-transport were developed. A key conclusion is the urgent need for “smart urban transport”.