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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Business process analysis of import of kitchen and table wares of plastics (melamine products) from Bangladesh to Bhutan
(United Nations, 2017)
In the process of undertaking the baseline study of Trade and Transport Facilitation Monitoring Mechanism (TTFMM) in Bhutan, six studies are carried out to provide multiple facets of trade and transport facilitation covering ...
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 ...
Electronic information exchange systems in rail freight transport
(United Nations, 2018)
Given that the flow of information has a crucial impact on the efficiency of the railway border crossing processes, electronic exchange of information among railways could enormously increase the efficiency at the railway ...
ESCAP Annual report 2014 : promoting partnerships
(United Nations, 2014)
The Annual Report 2014 outlines the work programme and activities of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific through case studies and highlights during 2013-2014. It includes reporting of successes, ...
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 ...
Assessment of urban transport and impacts of COVID-19 on mobility for Phnom Penh City
(United Nations, 2022)
Sustainability assessment of urban transport system in Greater Jakarta
(United Nations, 2021)
<p>UNESCAP has developed The Sustainable Urban Transport Index (SUTI) to help summarize, track and compare the performance of Asian cities in regards to sustainable urban transport and the related Sustainable Development ...