Driverless trains and autonomous cars could bring significant benefits to countries at all income levels. But despite impressive technological strides, many obstacles remain before automated…

Michael M. Lokshin, David Newsom |

Instead of boosting private car use, the pandemic should prompt cities to double down on sustainable transport investment: public transport, cycling, and walking can provide great ways of getting…

Arturo Ardila-Gomez |

The COVID-19 crisis has prompted many cities to reconsider the role of bicycles, which can provide a safe and efficient way to get around. But how do yo go about planning a cycling network that is…

María Catalina Ochoa, Gregor Engelmann |

The COVID-19 pandemic reminds us that being able to move patients, key workers, and essential supplies quickly can mean the difference between life and death. So, how can we ensure reliable…

Xavier Espinet, Sadig Aliyev, Zuzana Stanton-Geddes, Veasna Bun |

From shared mobility platforms to autonomous vehicles and Big Data, technology has been transforming the transport sector in many ways. How will these developments fit into the post-COVID-19…

Gurpreet Singh Sehmi |

The COVID-19 pandemic can teach us invaluable lessons on how to build more resilient transport, create stronger communities, and protect the global economy from future shocks.

Nancy Vandycke, Javier Morales Sarriera, Gurpreet Singh Sehmi |

The COVID-19 crisis has had a profound impact on public transport. In the face of this unprecedented crisis, big data and technology can help support the recovery of the sector and pave the way…

Tatiana Peralta Quiros |

Public transport operators have reacted quickly to adjust their operations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. But plummeting ridership and escalating costs have caused severe financial distress…

Leonardo Canon Rubiano, Georges Darido |

From responding to COVID-19 to promoting inclusive economic growth, transport is key to addressing global issues, but an important challenge of the sector is its considerable contribution to…

Makhtar Diop |

An interview with with Mauricio Rodas, Former Mayor of Quito, Ecuador (SuM4All in 60 seconds – Episode 5)

Alejandra Gutierrez |