These are the presentations that were delivered on the first day of the "Regional Expert Group Meeting on Sustainable and Inclusive Transport Development" held in Ahmedabad, India on 29 September to 1 October 2014.
Plenary session 1: Sustainable and inclusive transport
(a) Global and regional perspectives of sustainable transport development;
(b) Integrated transport and land use planning;
(c) Smart mobility as a strategy towards sustainable urban development; and
(d) Smart city (as sustainable and inclusive cities).
This is Programme of the Regional Expert Group Meeting on Sustainable and Inclusive Transport Development held in Ahmedabad, India, 29 September to 1 October 2014.
The presentations are prepared and presented by the focal points, resource persons and/or participants to the Regional Expert Group Meeting and have not been edited. The opinions, information, figures and estimates set forth in the papers and presentations are the responsibility of authors, and should not necessarily be considered as reflecting the views and carrying the endorsement of the United Nations.
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Concept note of the Statistics and data for the post-2015 development agenda: Implications for regional collaboration in Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, 8-10 December 2014. The document was prepared by ESCAP Statistics Division.