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  • 11-February-2009


    Mitigating the risk of climate change by reducing travel by light duty vehicles

    This paper was originally written by W. Hook, Institute for Transportation and Development Policy, as a contribution to the OECD/ITF Global Forum on Transport and Environment in a Globalising World held 10-12 November 2008 in Guadalajara, Mexico.

  • 6-February-2009


    Mind-forg’d Manacles – The Constraints to Optimising Urban Transport Policy - Free document

    This paper was originally written by Rana Roy as a contribution to the OECD/ITF Global Forum on Transport and Environment in a Globalising World that was held 10-12 November 2008 in Guadalajara, Mexico.

  • 24-September-2008


    OECD/ITF Global Forum on Sustainable Development: Transport and Environment in a Globalising World, 10-12 November 2008 - Guadalajara, Mexico

    This Forum jointly organised by the OECD/ITF and the Mexican Ministry for Environment will consider major transport trends – both in large urban areas and those raised by a globalizing economy – with a special focus on developments in Latin America.

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  • 13-March-2008


    Environmentally Harmful Subsidies in the Transport Sector

    This report discusses environmentally harmful subsidies in the transport sector, with the aim of helping policy-makers better understand the broad literature available on this issue.

  • 16-November-2006


    Decoupling the Environmental Impacts of Transport from Economic Growth

    Transport activity continues to cause large adverse impacts on the environment, human health and the economy. But is a negative impact of transport on the environment a necessary consequence of economic growth?

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  • 9-October-2004

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    Issues Paper - Soft MEasures and Transport Behaviour

    This paper's focus is on the use of soft measures to change transport behaviour towards Environmentally Sustainable Transport (EST).

  • 29-July-2004

    English, , 29kb

    Work Programme Overview - WGT

    This is a brief summary of the main areas of work carried out by the OECD Environment Directorate under the auspices of the Working Group on Transport (WGT) of the Working Party on National Environmental Policies (WPNEP).

  • 21-April-2004


    Recommendation of the Council on Assessment and Decision-Making for Integrated Transport and Environment Policy [C(200480]

    Confirms the importance Member countries attach to integrated transport and environment policy and decision making; and recommends that systematic evaluation of economic, social and environmental effects should underpin all transport plans and programs.

  • 8-October-1999


    Report on Indicators for the Integration of Environmental Concerns into Transport Policies, 1999

    The OECD maintains an extensive set of environmental indicators, including those related to transport. These are regularly updated and included in the OECD Environmental Data Compendium publications. A recent report on Indicators for the Integrat...

  • 20-June-1985


    Declaration on Environment: Resource for the Future [C(85)111]

    The Governments of OECD Member countries declare that they will ensure that environmental considerations are taken fully into account at an early stage in the development and implementation of economic and other policies in such areas as agriculture, industry, energy and transport.

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