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Tracking sustainable mobility in Asia-Pacific cities 2022
(United Nations, 2022-12-09)
<p>For many decades, cities in the Asia Pacific region have followed unsustainable patterns of transport development: worsening congestion and traffic safety, deteriorating air quality, high consumption of fossil fuels, ...
Increasing the use of smart mobility approaches to improve traffic conditions in urban areas of South-East Asia : policy guidelines
(United Nations, 2022)
<p>South-East Asia is one of the fastest growing economies in the world, with a total population of more than 600 million. In 2019, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the subregion was more than US$3 trillion, representing ...
Multistage environmental and social impact assessment of road projects guidelines for a comprehensive process
(United Nations, 2001)
This publication focuses on the environmental impact assessment (EIA) of road projects and implementation problems in the UNESCAP region. The environmental and social damages caused by road infrastructure development and ...
Assessment of urban transport and impacts of COVID-19 on mobility for Phnom Penh City
(United Nations, 2022)
Review of developments in transport, communications and tourism in the ESCAP region 1995
(United Nations, 1995)
The review provides a general background on recent developments and trends in economic, trade and population growth that would have a significant impact on developments in transport and communications in the ESCAP region. ...
Regional action programme for transport development in Asia and the Pacific, phase II (2012-2016)
(United Nations, 2013)
<p></p> Now more than ever, the region’s development is reliant on its transport system. Whether to carry manufactured and agricultural products to international markets, food to rural and urban communities, workers to ...
Review of developments in transport in the ESCAP region 2003
(United Nations, 2003)
This review describes the environment within which the transport sector is developing and principal challenges that this environment poses to governments, the transport industry and society at large. It traces the development ...
Infrastructure development as key to economic growth and regional economic cooperation
(United Nations, 1994)
The provision of adequate infrastructure, along with macroeconomic stability and a long-term development strategy, is one of the necessary conditions for sustainable economic and social development. To this end, the study ...
Seoul declaration on infrastructure development in Asia and the Pacific : regional action programme phase II (2002-2006)
(United Nations, 2002)
The Declaration contains requests to ESCAP concerning resource mobilization, coordination, involvement of relevant stakeholders and monitoring of the Regional Action Programme (2002-2006) of the New Delhi Action Plan on ...
Review of developments in transport in Asia and the Pacific 2007 : data and trends
(United Nations, 2007)
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 is published in two ...