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Using smart transport technologies to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions from the transport sector in Asia
(United Nations, 2019)
<p>The transport sector plays a fundamental role in the social and economic development of society. A life without access to modern transport services is next to impossible today. Almost every human activity is linked to ...
Review of developments in transport in Asia and the Pacific 2011
(United Nations, 2011)
The Review of Developments in Transport in Asia and the Pacific is a biennial publication of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP). This year the Review focuses on trend and ...
Review of developments in transport in Asia and the Pacific 2009
(United Nations, 2009)
The Review of Developments in Transport in Asia and the Pacific is a biennial publication of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP).
Land transport linkages from Central Asia to sea ports in the South and the East
(United Nations, 1995)
The major objective of the study was to assist CAR in identifying main present and future land transport routes from Central Asia to sea ports of the Islamic Republic of Iran and Pakistan as well as of ...
Review of road safety in Asia and the Pacific
(United Nations, 1998)
This publication, the final report of a series on road safety, reflects the road safety situation in the region at the end of 1994. The report, based on the analyses of the questionnaires and from other sources, outlines ...
Report of the sub-regional seminar and country-level workshops on development of freight forwarding and multimodal transport
(United Nations, 1999)
Freight forwarders are recognized as the backbone of multimodal transport in the Greater Mekong sub-region, and key players in the promotion and expansion of foreign trade and intra-regional trade. To enhance the activities ...
Handbook on cross-border transport and ancillary facilities along the Asian highway network routes 3 and 4
(United Nations, 2017)
On 8 December 2016, the Governments of China, Mongolia and the Russian Federation signed an Intergovernmental Agreement on International Road Transport along the Asian Highway Network. It is the first agreement to formalize ...
Asian highway handbook
(United Nations, 2003)
The Asian Highway is an ESCAP initiative to promote international transport in the region. With a total of over 140,000 kilometres, the Asian Highway is playing an increasingly important role in bringing people together ...
Good practices for promoting regional cooperation in space applications for sustainable urban development, water resources management and transportation management
(United Nations, 2014)
This paper sets out to show how space technology and geospatial data, combined with non-space derived data such as socio-economic data, can enhance the understanding and observation of global, and how it can play an important ...
Information and communication technologies (ICT) for trade and transport facilitation : ICT related requirements and gaps in implementing trade and transport facilitation systems
(United Nations, 2016)
This paper studies the linkage between trade and transport facilitation and ICT. It looks into the business needs of trade and transport facilitation (TTF) and how ICT can respond to these needs. The paper argues, new ...