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Low-Speed Zone Guide

Woman walking dog in pedestrian friendly street in Mexico
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Why Sustainable Cities Need to Tackle Road Safety

  • road safety
  • Urban Mobility
  • road safety
  • Urban Mobility
News

RELEASE: Vision Zero Challenge to Save Lives from Traffic Deaths

  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
Insights

PODCAST: Amid Increasingly Dangerous Streets, India Passes Cutting-Edge Road Safety Law

  • podcasts
  • Urban Mobility
  • Cities
  • health and road safety
  • India
  • road safety
  • WRI India
Riding in Bengaluru.
  • podcasts
  • Urban Mobility
  • Cities
  • health and road safety
  • India
  • road safety
  • WRI India
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India Has the Worst Road Safety Record in the World. A New Law Aims to Change That

  • Cities
  • Sustainable Development Goal 11
  • urban policy
  • health
  • health and road safety
  • India
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • traffic safety
busy street from Charminar
  • Cities
  • Sustainable Development Goal 11
  • urban policy
  • health
  • health and road safety
  • India
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • traffic safety
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Is Your City Really Serious About Road Safety? Look for These 3 Things

  • health
  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
Washington, DC
  • health
  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
Insights

Scooter Use Skyrocketing in Cities, But Are They Safe? A Look at the Evidence

  • bike sharing
  • Urban Mobility
  • Cities
  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • transport
  • transportation
A man rides a scooter in Austin, Texas.
  • bike sharing
  • Urban Mobility
  • Cities
  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • transport
  • transportation
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Green Growth for the Commonwealth: Ready for Phase Three

  • Climate Resilience
  • India
  • Economics
  • Urban Mobility
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
Bicycle rickshaws in Mumbai, India
  • Climate Resilience
  • India
  • Economics
  • Urban Mobility
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
Traffic in Bogotá
  • Latin America
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
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We Know How to Save Millions from Dying on the World’s Roads

  • health
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development
Mexico City
  • health
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development
Insights

4 Steps to Promote Safer Speeds that Save Lives

  • health
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
Speed limit sign and pedestrian crossing in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • health
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
Insights

The Need for (Safe) Speed: 4 Surprising Ways Slower Driving Creates Better Cities

  • Cities
  • health
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
Bangkok traffic
  • Cities
  • health
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • Cities
  • health and road safety
  • road safety
Insights

Making Cities Safer by Design: A Conversation with Jan Gehl and Ani Dasgupta

  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • traffic safety
  • transport
  • transportation
Bicyclists in Copenhagen, Denmark. Photo by Martti Tulenheimo/Flickr
  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • traffic safety
  • transport
  • transportation
Insights

The Road to Safety in India

  • India
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • traffic safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • WRI India
India has one of the worst road safety records in the world, with around 1,37,423 road traffic fatalities in 2013. (Bangalore, India) Photo by EMBARQ.
  • India
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • traffic safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • WRI India
Insights

Transforming Transportation 2015: Turning Momentum into Action

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
2015 provides three big opportunities to build global momentum around the course for change. Photo by Mariana Gil/EMBARQ Brasil.
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
Insights

Why Cities are the Solution to Climate Change: Q&A with Ani Dasgupta

  • Cities
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
The ‘smart city’ has become quite a buzzword, but there’s still not enough clarity around what it means for a city to be truly smart. Photo by EMBARQ/Flickr.
  • Cities
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
Insights

Want Healthy, Thriving Cities? Tackle Traffic Safety First

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transport
  • transportation
One of the best ways cities can become safer for all is through sustainable transport systems like bus rapid transit (BRT). Photo by EMBARQ Brasil/Flickr.
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transport
  • transportation
Insights

Climate Summit: Creating Better and More Sustainable Cities

  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • climate change
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • Urban Development
Beijing bicyclists. Photo Credit: Rich Bee/Flickr
  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • climate change
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • Urban Development

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