The climate crisis has pushed governments and decision-makers to accelerate the electrification of public transport in cities around the world. While decarbonising public transport reduces emissions, pollution and noise contamination, it is essential that workers in the sector are incorporated through a just transition framework focused on key concerns: workers…
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This issue of Intelligent Transport is full of exclusive content from leading industry experts, including: what the future holds for sustainable urban transport; why it’s time to address the gender imbalance in the transport industry; and whether or not e-scooter sharing can serve short transit trips in Singapore; as well…
Claire Clarke, Deputy Women Transport Workers and Gender Equality Officer from the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF), explains how women continue to face gender segregation in the public transport sector and what the sector can do to rectify the situation.
The statement marked International Workers’ Memorial Day, where people across the world payed their respects to the workers who have lost their lives or have been injured at work, and the toll that the pandemic is having on the mental health of workers and their families globally.
Alana Dave, Urban Transport Director at the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF), explains the measures that the transport sector is taking to ensure safety and uphold workers’ right during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The International Association of Public Transport (UITP) has joined forces with fellow associations and bodies around the world to stress the importance of public transport in the current global crisis, as well as into the future.
The International Transport Workers' Federation is setting up a transport symposium which aims to ensure Mexican workers' needs and rights are considered a priority when expanding and growing the country's transport network.