ASEAN Region Continues Discussions on Regionally Harmonised Transport Indicators and Capacity Building Needs

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Manila, Philippines, 29 November 2017 – Following previous workshops on the development of an ASEAN-wide harmonised approach for indicators on energy efficiency and GHG emissions in the transport sector, experts and representatives from all 10 ASEAN member states and the ASEAN Secretariat met in Manila for the 4th Regional Workshop on Sustainable Transport Indicators. This […]

New Factsheet Released on Fuel Economy in Thailand

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Since fuel economy policy is considered — on both an ASEAN and national level — as an effective policy tool to reduce energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions from the land transport sector, OTP and the ASEAN-German technical cooperation Transport and Climate Change Project (TCC) have closely worked together on moving forward fuel economy policy […]

3rd EGSLT Meeting and Its Related Events to be held in Manila, Philippines

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MAKATI CITY—The Philippines will host the 3rd Meeting of ASEAN’s Expert Group on Sustainable Land Transport (EGSLT) and three related events from November 27 to December 1, 2017, following Thailand which hosted it in March 2017. Officials and experts from ASEAN Member States (AMS) and from international organisations will again convene for the back-to-back knowledge […]

Ecomobility – Towards Sustainable Lifestyles

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Perak, Malaysia, September 30th September 2017 – Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) in collaboration with World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-Malaysia) organised the “Ecomobility – Towards Sustainable Lifestyles” seminar at their campus. The seminar is part of WWF’s One Planet City Challenge (OPCC) initiative, created to mobilise action and support from cities in the global transition […]

International Research Group on Fuel Economy Established under Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies (EASTS) with Support by GIZ

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Vietnam, 19 September 2017. As supported by TCC, a proposal on the establishment of an International Research Group on Fuel Economy (FE IRG) has been submitted and approved by the EASTS Board at the 12th EASTS conference. Since its establishment in 1994, EASTS has been one of the most prestigious science research organizations which has […]

GIZ Transport Projects Present on Fuel Economy and National Urban Mobility at ATRANS

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Bangkok, Thailand, 18 August 2017 – Asian Transportation Research Society (ATRANS) organised the 10th ATRANS annual conference in Bangkok. The aim of the conference is to provide an opportunity for young researchers and graduate students from different areas of research fields to interact and exchange ideas and information. ATRANS invited the GIZ Transport and Climate […]

Advancing Fuel Economy Labelling and EURO IV Emission Standards for Passenger Vehicles in Vietnam

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Hanoi, 26 July 2017 – The Department of Environment (Ministry of Transport of Vietnam)  in cooperation with TCC organised a workshop to discuss Euro IV emission standards and vehicle labelling in Vietnam. Around 60 participants, representing Ministry of Transport (MOT), Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), as well […]