Georges B. Darido is a Lead Urban Transport Specialist for the World Bank, based in Washington DC. He has been a team leader of public transport and urban mobility investments in Brazil, China, Peru and the Philippines, as well as technical assistance activities in urban mobility/accessibility policy, freight logistics, non-motorized transport, integrated land use planning, travel demand management, and public-private partnerships. Before the World Bank, he was a technology and management consultant for Booz Allen Hamilton, a senior research associate for the Center for Urban Transport Research at the University of South Florida, and a traffic engineer. He holds a Master's in Transportation Systems from MIT, a Master's in Economics from Scuola Mattei, a Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering from University of Central Florida, and is a licensed Professional Engineer.
- Resilience in urban transport: what have we learned from Super Storm Sandy and the New York City Subway?
- Sustainable cities, two related challenges: high quality mobility on foot and efficient urban logistics (Part II)
- Sustainable cities, two related challenges: high quality mobility on foot and efficient urban logistics (Part I)
- Sao Paulo’s Innovative Proposal to Regulate Shared Mobility by Pricing Vehicle Use
- Transport projects and the potential impact on crime
- Concerns over the growth of motorcycles in cities
- Transport and Mega-events – How to get the most bang for the buck?
- Transport in Mega-cities -- Does city size matter?