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Meet the Experts: Q&A with Brenda Medeiros

  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities

Rio Olympics’ Legacy: Urban Mobility

  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • transportation
Highway in Brazil
  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • transportation

DC’s Metro Closure Shows Why Creating Trust in Public Transit Matters

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • public health
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • public health
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
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4 Keys to Unlock Innovative Urban Services for All

  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • health and road safety
  • transport
Two people crossing with luggage in front of tramway, Historic Peninsula, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • health and road safety
  • transport
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Real-Time Transit Data Is Good for People and Cities. What’s Holding This Technology Back?

  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • transport
Residents away a bus in the port city of Saint Denis
  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • transport
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How to Make Cities Safer by Design

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • health and road safety
  • public health
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • health and road safety
  • public health
  • sustainable cities
  • transport

Mexico City’s Car Congestion Slows Economic Growth, Costs Businesses

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
Motorized vehicles are responsible for nearly half of Mexico City's greenhouse gas emissions. Photo by Curt Carnemark / World Bank
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities
  • transport

4 Inspirations for Sustainable Transport from Rio de Janeiro

  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • buses
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • technology
  • transport
  • transportation
 BRT in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photo by Benoit Colin/EMBARQ.
  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • buses
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • technology
  • transport
  • transportation

$150 Million to Transform Sustainable Transport in Mexico City

  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
With the new investment to modernize and expand Metrobús, Mexico City is making high quality sustainable mobility a reality for its residents. Photo by Taís Policanti/EMBARQ Mexico.
  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
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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
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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

Transport Plays a Key Role in Urban Air Quality

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • health and road safety
  • public health
  • transport
  • transportation
Transport plays a growing role in both the global climate and public health in cities like Londrina, Brazil. Photo by Mariana Gil/EMBARQ Brasil.
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • health and road safety
  • public health
  • transport
  • transportation
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Who Needs Cars? Smart Mobility Can Make Cities Sustainable

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
Mexico's BRT system
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
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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

“We Have to Get Urbanization Right”: Q&A with Felipe Calderón on Cities in the New Climate Economy

  • Economics
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • climate change
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
More than 180 cities have implemented bus rapid transit (BRT) systems. Photo by wyllepoon/FLICKR
  • Economics
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • climate change
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
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People-Oriented Cities: Smarter Driving, Smarter Cities

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • people-oriented cities
  • road safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
Transport demand management strategies help wane commuters off the private car and make sustainable transport alternatives more viable, easing congestion and improving quality of life in cities. Photo Credit: Mariana Gil/EMBARQ Brasil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • people-oriented cities
  • road safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
Insights

People-Oriented Cities: Mixed-Use Development Creates Social and Economic Benefits

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • people-oriented cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable development
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transport
  • transportation
Mixed-use development combined with pedestrianization on Mexico City’s Calle Madero promotes sustainable, prosperous communities. Photo Credit: Julius Reque/Flickr.
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • people-oriented cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable development
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transport
  • transportation

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