UEMI at the G-STIC 2017 conference
The Urban Electric Mobility Initiative (UEMI) organises the Work Stream on Urban Electric Mobility at this year´s Global Science, Technology & Innovation Conference (G-STIC 2017) with inputs from cities and partners presenting work carried out under the FUTURE RADAR project and the SOLUTIONS partnership. more...
Training event in Berlin
A training event was organised from 16 to 20 October 2017 to showcase sustainable urban development and mobility solutions, to discuss the steps towards implementation, work on pilot project concepts and identify finance and policy options.
With cities from Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America we worked on implementation concepts for sustainable urban mobility on the 18th and 19th of October. Supported by the EU-funded FUTURE RADAR project, the training session will address key challenges and opportunities for sustainable urban mobility, showcase innovative urban mobility solutions that are readily available for take-up and present governance and finance solutions.
UEMI Position Paper on Opportunities and Priorities for Electric Mobility
Electric mobility in all forms has the potential to make an important contribution a low-carbon development pathway for transport. To ensure e-mobility solutions are properly integrated in a wider sustainable development concept, the Urban Electric Mobility Initiative (UEMI) aims to assist cities in developing and implementing packages of policies in infrastructure. The UEMI position paper explores some of the opportunities and priorities for urban electric mobility as part of an integrated sustainable urban mobility concept.
Registration for eLearning courses opens soon
The next round of online courses on sustainable mobility will start soon. The registration for the upcoming course on urban electric mobility will soon be open under: https://www.mobility-academy.eu
Call for urban mobility change-maker cities
As part of an effort to deliver on the New Urban Agenda, in the framework of the EU-funded project FUTURE-RADAR, the UEMI Team, together with the European Road Transport Research Advisory Council (ERTRAC)and the European Green Vehicles Initiative (EGVI), invite cities to help assess the opportunities for sustainable mobility concepts in their wider context of sustainable urban development. Apply here...
Special Issue: Urban Pathways
Building on the SUSTAIN EU-ASEAN and SOLUTIONS projects, a Special Issue of the peer-reviewed journal Sustainability has been launched, focusing on implementation pathways of the New Urban Agenda. Recent papers provide a regional focus on Southeast Asia and on governance issues.
The right solutions for achieving sustainable urban mobility
Innovative and green mobility solutions will have the potential to radically transform urban spaces over the coming decades. The EU-funded SOLUTIONS project has spearheaded exchanges between cities in Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America to ensure such solutions benefit from only the very best technical knowledge and experience, and can be utilised on a truly global scale. ... more on Cordis
Pathways for Urban Mobility
Side Event at the UN-Habitat GC26
The New Urban Agenda provides a great opportunity to deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Agreement and urban mobility can make a vital contribution to this. More on this ...
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