Transport and Covid-19: responses and resources

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A blueprint for the urban mobility revolution

6 July 2021
Urban mobility is at a crossroads. The transport options offered in our cities create opportunities, underpin prosperity and connect people with each other. They also carry costs...

New online resource for disabled drivers

14 June 2021
The FIA Disabled Motoring website is launched today by the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) in collaboration with the International Transport Forum (ITF): ...

Mobility data security company AutoCrypt becomes latest ITF Corporate Partner

3 June 2021
Korean transport security technology firm AutoCrypt has joined the Corporate Partnership Board of the International Transport Forum (ITF). As an ITF corporate partner, AutoCrypt...

Micromobility: Why urbanites prefer bikes over e-scooters (or vice versa)

28 May 2021
A pioneering study on why people use shared e-scooters, bikes and e-bikes has won Daniel Jan Reck the International Transport Forum’s 2021 Young Researcher of the Year Award. Mr...

The world’s transport ministers agree to “build back better” after the pandemic

27 May 2021
Ministers of transport from the 63 member countries of the International Transport Forum at the OECD have agreed to use recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic to transform transport....

Colombia joins the International Transport Forum

27 May 2021
Colombia has joined the International Transport Forum (ITF) as the organisation’s 63rd member country.Ministers of transport from the 62 current member states, meeting virtually...

Swedish micromobility pioneer Voi joins the ITF Corporate Partnership Board

27 May 2021
Swedish micromobility pioneer Voi has joined the International Transport Forum's (ITF) Corporate Partnership Board. Voi and the ITF will work together on helping to make urban...

Worldwide transport activity to double, emissions to rise further

16 May 2021
Global transport activity will more than double by 2050, and traffic emissions will rise by 16% compared to 2015 - even if existing commitments to decarbonise transport are fully...

Make Drones a Part of the Overall Transport System!

13 April 2021
Drones should be treated as a part of the whole transport system and of society more broadly. Only then will we all reap the full economic and social benefits from drone...

TIER Mobility joins ITF Corporate Partnership Board

29 March 2021
TIER, Europe's leading micro-mobility provider of shared e-scooters, e-bikes and e-mopeds in over 90 cities across eleven countries, has joined the International Transport Forum’s...

Our website has a new look!

17 March 2021
The ITF website now has a fresh, beautiful new face. We have reorganised the website navigation to highlight our strategic priorities better and more strongly. Based on...

Road Freight in ASEAN: New Covid-19 Response and Recovery Guidelines

18 February 2021
ASEAN Member States will have new tools to help them address issues related to road freight transport caused by the COVID-19 pandemic as part of the initiatives under the ASEAN...

Arrival joins ITF Corporate Partnership Board to work on decarbonising global transport

28 January 2021
Arrival, the UK-based sustainable mobility start-up has joined the International Transport Forum’s (ITF) Corporate Partnership Board. Arrival will bring their expertise to ITF...

Shell joins ITF Corporate Partnership Board

18 January 2021
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell) has joined the International Transport Forum’s (ITF) Corporate Partnership Board. Shell and the ITF will work together on sustainability issues, the...

Colombia requests membership in the International Transport Forum

27 November 2020
The Republic of Colombia has officially requested to become a full member of the International Transport Forum (ITF), the world’s only global body with a mandate for all transport...

Navigating Towards Cleaner Maritime Shipping

19 November 2020
A new report by the International Transport Forum explores ways to reduce carbon emissions and air pollution from ships. The publication coincides with the 75th meeting of the...

Road Deaths Down Sharply During Lockdown

28 October 2020
The number of road deaths fell by a third during lockdowns this spring but traffic was down by a half, according to indicative figures published by the International Transport...

ITF decarbonisation tool attracts diverse global audience

21 September 2020
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ITF Supports Estonia’s New Transport Masterplan

20 September 2020
A new study by the International Transport Forum provides a key input for Estonia’s new National Transport and Mobility Masterplan, currently in preparation by the Estonian...

Asia Development Bank Forum: ITF at opening and closing sessions

3 September 2020
ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim kicked off the Asia Development Bank's (ADB) Asia and the Pacific Transport Forum 2020 from 24 to 28 August with insights from ITF member...

New dates for ITF Annual Summit announced

5 August 2020
Paris, 5 August 2020 ─ The next Annual Summit of the International Transport Forum will take place from 26 to 28 May 2021 in Leipzig, Germany. The theme of the Summit...

Brazil Joins ITF as Observer

20 July 2020
Paris, 20 July 2020 - Brazil has become an observer country in the International Transport Forum. Brazil’s request to participate as an observer in the ITF was granted by the 60...

Decarbonising Transport in an Unprecedented Global Crisis

3 July 2020
How can transport decarbonisation policies promote low-carbon economic growth and increased resilience of Argentina’s transport system following the Covid-19 crisis? The...

Transport Climate Action Directory launches

2 July 2020
The TRANSPORT CLIMATE ACTION directory launched for public use today.The TRANSPORT CLIMATE ACTION DIRECTORY is an online database of policy measures to reduce transport CO2...

Decarbonising Transport in India

24 June 2020
The four-year “Decarbonising Transport in India” project launched on 24 June in a webinar with ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim and senior Indian government officials. The...

Successful Launch of Decarbonising Transport Project in India

24 June 2020
The International Transport Forum (ITF) and NITI Aayog, the National Institute for Transforming India, jointly launched the “Decarbonising Transport in Emerging Economies” (DTEE)...

Calls for Tender

23 June 2020
The list of current opportunities including Calls for Tender issued by the ITF / OECD is available here.

International Project to Develop Pathway to Low-CO2 Mobility for India

22 June 2020
The International Transport Forum (ITF) in collaboration with NITI Aayog, the National Institution for Transforming India, will launch the “Decarbonising Transport in India”...

Are E-Scooters Good or Bad for the Environment?

20 May 2020
Anne de Bortoli of France has won the 2020 Young Researcher of the Year Award of the International Transport Forum for a pioneering study on the environmental impact of shared e-...

Transport in the Face of the Pandemic

6 April 2020
By Young Tae Kim, ITF Secretary-GeneralA global health crisis of the magnitude we are experiencing has not struck the international community for over a century. In this...

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