This session introduce global transport mandates and policies relating to sustainable and inclusive transport development. It also present the concepts, emerging trends and practices in planning and designing sustainable urban mobility.
• Global Mandate and Regional Overview of Sustainable Transport Development - by Mr. Madan B. Regmi, Economic Affairs Officer, ESCAP
• Concept of sustainable transport: Planning and designing National and Urban Sustainable Transport Systems - by Mr. Vedant Goyal, GIZ
This is a book review of "Aid for Trade: What Have We Learnt? Which Way Ahead?" edited by Cadot and de Melo. The book looks at the Aid for Trade (AfT) initiative from its beginnings and the premise of trade generating growth upon which AfT is built, to examining case studies and the on-going issue of monitoring and evaluation before concluding with a distillation of lessons learnt and policy recommendations for AfT going ahead.