COP 25

2 to 13, Dec, Madrid, Spain

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Scaling up low carbon Urban Mobility in Latin America
Wednesday 04 December 2019, 10:00am - 11:30am

Organiser(s)

Alcaldía de Ibagué; Colombia
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) – German Development Cooperation
Fundación Entándem, Colombia
MobiliseYourCity Initiative
SLoCaT Partnership on Sustainable Low Carbon Transport

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Objective

This event will highlight how cities can scale up action on urban mobility as an essential step to sustainable urban development and low carbon transport – illustrated by the experience of Ibagué, Colombia and other Latin American cities.

Overview

  • The overview will illustrate the benefits of climate mitigation action on urban mobility in Latin America.
  • The overview of the newly updated SUMP methodology shows cities how to catalyse long term and meaningful action on urban mobility and highlight the climate benefits.
  • The examples from Ibagué will illustrate the importance of broad stakeholder participation in effective, long term action on sustainable urban mobility and the contribution pilot projects can play in catalysing change.
  • The event will include a space for questions and debate and before closing will include an overview of the support tools and resources available to cities in Latin America to support the scaling up low carbon urban mobility solutions.

 

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Agenda

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Time

Subject

Speaker / session

10:00

Introduction

Horst Pilger, Head of Sector Regional Programmes Latin America, DG Development Cooperation, European Commission

10:05

Overview of Urban Mobility and climate change mitigation in Latin America

Mark Major, Senior Advisor, SLoCaT Partnership on Sustainable Low Carbon Transport

10:15

Sustainable Urban Mobiliy Planning

Claudia de los Santos, Santa Domingo, Dominican Republic (TBC)

10:27

Public participation in urban mobility planning

Lorena Alejandra Sanabria Céspedes, Fundación Entándem, Ibagué, Colombia

10:40

Impacts of Pilot Projects

Mónica Kelly Johanna Camacho Charry, Director Development Planning and Coordinator of EUROCLIMA+ Project “Public electric assistem bike sharing system”, Alcaldía de Ibagué; Colombia.

10:50

Debate – scaling up urban mobility action

All

11:20

Support tools

Sasank Vemuri, MobiliseYourCity

11:25

Conclusions

Horst Pilger, Head of Sector Regional Programmes Latin America, DG Development Cooperation, European Commission




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