The fourth Ministerial Conference on Transport will be convened in accordance with Resolution 73/4 in Bangkok and via videoconference from 14 to 17 December 2021. The Conference shall:
i) discuss strategies for scaling up sustainable transport initiatives in Asia and the Pacific to strengthen regional cooperation;
ii) assess the implementation of the Regional Action Programme for Sustainable Transport Connectivity in Asia and the Pacific, phase I (2017-2021);
iii) consider and adopt a new regional action programme for sustainable transport development in Asia and the Pacific (2022-2026) aligned with the three pillars of sustainability and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
The Conference will comprise two segments:
1. A senior officials segment from 14 and 15 December 2021; and
2. A ministerial segment on 16 and 17 December 2021.
The working languages of the Conference will be the four official languages of the Commission, namely, Chinese, English, French and Russian. Agenda, programme and documents for the Conference will be made available in due course.
Delegates and participants are invited to register for the Conference by 12 November 2021.