Journal article

Workshop 6: The public agenda: What is working and what is missing

Janet Stanley, Karen Lucas

Research in Transportation Economics | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2013

Abstract

Workshop 6 topics covered social inclusion, the informal transport sector, transport in developing countries and sustainability. The strong connections and complimentary goals were noted, where solutions to social exclusion and greenhouse gas reduction can both be realised with good transport and urban planning. There is an opportunity for developing countries to avoid the transport mistakes in many developed countries, such as car dependence. This will involve the development of infrastructure that offers accessible public transport to the majority of people, providing resources to the informal transport system and integrating this with public transport. The workshop considered specific iss..

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