The European Commission funds several projects, such as SOLUTIONS, EMPOWER and ELIPTIC that support the implementation of the UEMI. The Future Radar project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 723970.
UN-Habitat is the United Nations programme working towards a better urban future. Its mission is to promote socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements development and the achievement of adequate shelter for all.
Sustainable development requires an integrated approach to policy and science because many of the issues it raises cannot be addressed within a single department or using the tools of individual scientific disciplines. This is where the Wuppertal Institute's research programme begins - by taking an interdisciplinary approach and working towards systems understanding.
SOLUTIONS aims to support the exchange on innovative and green urban mobility solutions between cities from Europe, Asia, Latin America and the Mediterranean. The project brings together a wealth of experience and technical knowledge from international organisations, consultants, cities, and experts involved in transport issues and solutions.
Polis is a network of European cities and regions working together to develop innovative technologies and policies for local transport.
The IEA (International Energy Agency) is an autonomous organisation which works to ensure reliable, affordable and clean energy for its 29 member countries and beyond. The IEA has four main areas of focus: energy security, economic development, environmental awareness and engagement worldwide.
ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability is the leading global network of more than 1,500 cities, towns and regions committed to building a sustainable future.
The Michelin Challenge Bibendum Community is an innovative and collaborative Think and Do Tank aimed at promoting better life through sustainable mobility. Come and debate freely on sustainable mobility topics, share your expertise, get updated news and connect with experts around the world.
The Institute of Transportation Studies at UC Davis (ITS-Davis) is the leading university center in the world on sustainable transportation.
ELIPTIC aims to develop new concepts and business cases in order to optimise existing electric public transport infrastructure and rolling stock, saving both money and energy. The project strengthens the role of electric public transport, leading to reduced fossil fuel consumption and improved air quality.
The mission of the Climate Action Implementation Facility (CAIF) is to facilitate international cooperation on climate change mitigation and adaptation implementation projects based on a solid scientific foundation. This builds on international networks, in particular from the SOLUTIONS and SUSTAIN EU-ASEAN projects and aims to sustain these partnerships.
Clean Air Asia is an international NGO that leads the global mission for better air quality and healthier, more livable cities in Asia. We reduce air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions in 1000+ cities in Asia through science-based policies and programs that cover air quality, transport and industrial emissions and energy use.
Funded by the European Commission’s Horizon2020 programme, the EMPOWER project combines empirical research with practical implementation in four Living Lab Cities and seven Take-Up Cities and Communities. Get involved as a Follower City or organisation, look out for the EMPOWER Toolkit and help EMPOWER reach 1 million people.
The China Academy of Transportation Sciences (CATS) was established in 1960. The Chinese Ministry of Transport and the Ministry of Science and Technology supervises CATS. The China Urban Sustainable Transport Research Centre (CUSTReC) is one of the major research divisions within CATS.
AVERE – founded in 1978 - is a European network comprised of members including Users, NGO’s, Associations, Interest groups, Public Bodies, Research & Development entities, Vehicle and Equipment Manufacturers, Electricity Utilities.
The International Road Transport Union (IRU) is the world road transport organisation, which upholds the interests of bus, coach, taxi and truck operators to ensure economic growth and prosperity via the sustainable mobility of people and goods by road worldwide.
BYD principally engaged in IT industry mainly related to rechargeable battery business, handset and computer components and assembly services, as well as automobile business including traditional fuel-powered vehicles and new energy vehicles.
Vulcan supports innovative approaches that can save endangered species, address climate change, improve ocean health, explore new frontiers, research how the human brain works and build sustainable communities.
Since the foundation in 1983, ECF (European Cyclists´ Federation) has had one goal: To promote cycling as a sustainable and healthy means of transportation and recreation. ECF roots are in Europe, but the challenges we face are global.
The Asian Institute of Technology promotes technological change and sustainable development in the Asian-Pacific region through higher education, research and outreach. Established in Bangkok in 1959, AIT has become a leading regional postgraduate institution and is actively working with public and private sector partners throughout the region and with some of the top universities in the world.
Swedish Electromobility Centre (formerly Swedish Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Centre, SHC) is a national centre of excellence for hybrid and electric vehicle technology. It was established in 2007 by the Swedish Energy Agency in partnership with the Swedish automotive industry and academia to promote collaboration and maintain Sweden’s position among leading nations in automotive research and development. We provide strategic knowledge and competence related to electric and hybrid vehicles through education, research and development, and facilitate cooperation between industry and academia.
The Korea Transport Institute (KOTI) is an official research agency for the government of the Republic of Korea. The mission of KOTI is to provide recommendations and alternatives for the nation's transport policy and to create the optimal transport system through specialized research and technical innovations, while positioning itself as one of the world's leading transport research institutions.
Trivector Traffic is a Swedish company offering transport R&D and consultancy services. We aim to contribute to creating a more efficient, inclusive, sustainable and safer transport system. We have established a great deal of expertise in the fields of transport policy, planning, economics, engineering and software development through our involvement in many national and international research projects.
CEPT University focuses on understanding, designing, planning, constructing and managing human habitats. Its teaching programs build thoughtful professionals and its research programs deepen understanding of human settlements. CEPT University also undertakes advisory projects to further the goal of making habitats more livable.
As a passionate champion of sustainable urban mobility, UITP (Union Internationale des Transports Publics) is internationally recognised for its work in advancing the development of this critical policy agenda. UITP has a long history to its name, and is the only worldwide network to bring together all public transport stakeholders and all sustainable transport modes. We are working to enhance quality of life and economic well-being by supporting and promoting sustainable transport in urban areas worldwide.
Sustainable Transport Africa is a Non-Governmental Organization recently registered in Kenya with the primary objective of making transport more accessible to the lower income, physically challenged and financially disadvantaged groups, while reducing the adverse environmental and health impacts.
GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit) offers customised solutions to complex challenges. We are an experienced service provider and assist the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation. We offer demand-driven, tailor-made and effective services for sustainable development.