Capacity Building Workshop on Sustainable Urban Transport Index (SUTI)

30 Oct 2017 to 31 Oct 2017
Colombo, Sri Lanka

United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) is collaborating with the Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation of Sri Lanka to organize the Capacity Building Workshop on SUTI in Colombo on 30 and 31 October 2017. The objectives of the workshop are to: (i) introduce SUTI and share the results of the pilot application of SUTI; (ii) discuss ways to further enhance data collection and analysis; (iii) promote the application of SUTI in other cities; and (iv) discuss policies and measures to improve urban transportation systems and services in the ESCAP region. Transport/urban transport policy makers in member States/cities, experts and representatives of international organizations are expected to participate in the workshop.

Remark: The presentations were prepared and delivered by the participants and experts.The country reports were prepared by the nominated focal points and/or participants to the Meeting. The presentations and country reports have not been edited. The opinions, information, figures and estimates set forth in the presentations and country reports are the responsibility of authors, and should not necessarily be considered as reflecting the views and carrying the endorsement of the United Nations.


Mr. Madan B. Regmi, Economic Affairs Officer, Transport Division, Email: [email protected]

Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation of Sri Lanka
Ms. Anupama Fernando, Assistant Director (Planning), Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation, Email: [email protected]