Infographics on ASEAN’s Sustainable Transport Strategies now available!

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Infographics on the ASEAN Regional Strategy on Sustainable Land Transport, the ASEAN Fuel Economy Roadmap for the Transport Sector as well as Guidelines for Sustainable Land Transport Indicators now published on the ASEAN website. The ASEAN Transport Ministers adopted these regional guidance documents at their 24th Meeting in November 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. These documents are […]

Vehicle fuel economy labelling in the Philippines becomes mandatory

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President Rodrigo Duterte approved the “Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act” of the Philippines last April 12, 2019. The law, also known as Republic Act (RA) 11285, is an “act institutionalizing energy efficiency and conservation (EE&C), enhancing the efficient use of energy, and granting incentives to energy efficiency and conservation projects.” It seeks to promote the […]

It is easier to manage what you can measure – The Guidelines on Sustainable Land Transport Indicators on Energy Efficiency and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in ASEAN

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The Guidelines on Sustainable Land Transport Indicators on Energy Efficiency and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in ASEAN

The ASEAN region, when considered as a bloc, already has the second largest road vehicle fleet in Asia. Moving towards a more sustainable transport system that addresses the negative impacts of transportation, relies on effective monitoring. The generation of appropriate and robust indicators allows to evaluate the effects of policy changes, identify faulty policies and […]

The ASEAN Regional Strategy on Sustainable Land Transport (ARSSLT)

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The ASEAN Regional Strategy on Sustainable Land Transport (ARSSLT)

In order to make ASEAN transport systems more sustainable and energy-efficient, the ASEAN Expert Group on Sustainable Land Transport (EGSLT) developed the ASEAN Regional Strategy on Sustainable Land Transport (ARSSLT), which was formally adopted by the 10 ASEAN Transport Ministers in late 2018. The strategy is a supplemental framework to the ASEAN Kuala Lumpur Transport […]

MRV training paves the way for finalizing the Philippines’ transport NDCs

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Participants of the MRV Training envisioning the transport system they dream of for the Philippines (April 2019)

Quezon City, Philippines – On April 24-26, 2019, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) of the Philippines participated in a training on Measurement, Reporting, and Verification (MRV) for Sustainable Transport conducted by the GIZ Transport and Climate Change (TCC) Project together with the University of the Philippines National Center for Transportation Studies (UP NCTS). Twenty-five (25) […]

ASEAN publishes Sustainable Transport Strategy, ASEAN Fuel Economy Roadmap, and Indicator Guidelines

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Pursuant to successful adoption of the regional guidance documents on sustainable land transport at the 24th ASEAN Transport Ministers Meeting on 8th November 2018, the documents are now available. Please visit ASEAN website to view the following documents, developed by the ASEAN Land Transport Working Group in cooperation with TCC: ASEAN Regional Strategy on Sustainable […]

OTP AND GIZ STRENGTHEN THE MOVEMENTS ON LOW CARBON MOBILITY

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Bangkok, 21 January 2019 – Roughly 160 officials from National Government and Bangkok’s City Administration, but also academia and private sector representatives gathered at the national TCC Closing Event Moving Towards Low Carbon Transportto learn about the project results and exchange on next steps to move towards more sustainable transport. In his keynote speech, Transport […]