The International Association of Public Transport (UITP) and the European Transport Workers' Federation (ETF) April 8 signed a landmark agreement to strengthen women's employment in urban public transport.
Public transport must harness the tech revolution in order to stay competitive in the rapidly changing urban mobility landscape: such was the overriding message from the 2014 IT-Trans International Conference and Exhibition in Karlsruhe, Germany.
At the 7th session of the Open Working Group (OWG) of Member States on Jan. 6, Honorary UITP President Ousmane Thiam addressed the United Nations in New York on the essential role public transport plays in ensuring cities can grow, work and prosper and...
The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the International Association of Public Transport (UITP) on Dec. 3 signed a historic Memorandum of Understanding in Brussels with the combined vision of promoting the development of high...
The challenges are the same the world over, says Transport for London Commissioner Sir Peter Hendy CBE. He also serves as president of the International Association of Public Transport (UITP), which gives him a unique perspective. The common features he...
The ‘All together for public transport growth’ movement has brought together more than 80 cities and regions in 30 countries to issue a united call for more and better public transport as a motor for sustainable growth.
Fifty eight cities and regions around the world have come together to join the "All together for public transport growth" movement, sending a united call for greater investment in public transport to improve the world’s urban environments.
The ‘Grow with Public Transport’ campaign has taken on a global dimension as cities around the world have come together to call for more and better public transport to make cities better places to work and live.
The Grow with Public Transport campaign targets policy makers worldwide and aims to raise their awareness of the urgent need for more and better public transport, highlighting the benefits of sustainable mobility.
The implementation of the Voluntary Commitments on Sustainable Transport launched at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, or Rio+20, one year ago, is well on track concluded the report “Creating Universal Access to Safe, Clean and...
Six years after a group of young people came together to campaign for a better quality of life through the use of sustainable mobility, the Youth For Public Transport Foundation (Y4PT) has gained NGO status.
The International Association of Public Transport has revealed the winners of the Grow with Public Transport International Awards at the Opening Ceremony of the 60th UITP World Congress & Exhibition in Geneva, Switzerland.
Sir Peter Hendy CBE, of United Kingdom, has been elected president of the International Association of Public Transport (UITP) during the general assembly of the 60th UITP World Congress and Mobility & City Transport Exhibition in Geneva, Switzerland.
NODES, New Tools for Design and Operation of Urban Transport Interchanges is a three-year European research project, focusing on providing and demonstrating tools for better transport interchanges to support a more efficient urban transport system.