Mobility

Monthly report: March 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 150 influencers like John Macilree and Sustainable Cities, discussing hashtags such as #transit , #RoadSafety and #Transportation.
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Financing Climate Futures: Rethinking Infrastructure

On Mar 13, 2019
@danielbongardt shared
RT @urdaeichhorst: @gorissenn of @bmu at #UNEA4 side event on Financing Climate Futures https://t.co/QhrkFq2Z5n says German Transport sector is lagging behind. He stresses the urgency for transport to develop a clear scenario how to meet its sectoral climate target in the climate protection plan. https://t.co/KmE0fzXppF
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UN Headquarters, New York, NY 10017 4th floor, Private Dining Room 1-3 The OECD, UN Environment and the World Bank Group are hosting a high-level discussion on Financing Climate Futures. Scaling-up and shifting financial flows to low-emission and resilient infrastructure investments is ...

www.oecd.org
On Mar 13, 2019
@danielbongardt shared
RT @urdaeichhorst: @gorissenn of @bmu at #UNEA4 side event on Financing Climate Futures https://t.co/QhrkFq2Z5n says German Transport sector is lagging behind. He stresses the urgency for transport to develop a clear scenario how to meet its sectoral climate target in the climate protection plan. https://t.co/KmE0fzXppF
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Financing Climate Futures: Rethinking Infrastructure

UN Headquarters, New York, NY 10017 4th floor, Private Dining Room 1-3 The OECD, UN Environment and the World Bank Group are hosting a high-level discussion on Financing Climate ...

Microsoft expands government tech offerings

On Mar 14, 2019
@smartcitiesdive shared
Microsoft’s government customers now have access to more cloud-based features under its Microsoft 365 Government platform. https://t.co/WLoAFXqu99
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The company now offers its Teams, Power Platform and Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement programs to public sector customers.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Mar 14, 2019
@smartcitiesdive shared
Microsoft’s government customers now have access to more cloud-based features under its Microsoft 365 Government platform. https://t.co/WLoAFXqu99
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Microsoft expands government tech offerings

The company now offers its Teams, Power Platform and Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement programs to public sector customers.

What's the Perfect Price for Public Transportation?

On Mar 15, 2019
@Mi_Kuhn shared
What's the perfect price for Public #Transportation? Experts sound off on how to price the bus and subway fairly. https://t.co/rBUYySQJSd
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New York City’s monthly pass hike reveals that the value of a bus or subway ride depends on who’s riding.

www.citylab.com
On Mar 15, 2019
@Mi_Kuhn shared
What's the perfect price for Public #Transportation? Experts sound off on how to price the bus and subway fairly. https://t.co/rBUYySQJSd
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What's the Perfect Price for Public Transportation?

New York City’s monthly pass hike reveals that the value of a bus or subway ride depends on who’s riding.

Can a Ridehailing App Be Ethical?

On Mar 15, 2019
@SharedUseCntr shared
#Ridehailing company @ridewithvia aims to take cars off the road to reduce congestion & emissions, but can they achieve success with a #transportation infrastructure that does the exact opposite? https://t.co/aLDQASLKmU
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Via pays its drivers more than any other company, focuses on environmentally friendly practices, and wants to decrease traffic congestion. But is there a catch?

motherboard.vice.com
On Mar 15, 2019
@SharedUseCntr shared
#Ridehailing company @ridewithvia aims to take cars off the road to reduce congestion & emissions, but can they achieve success with a #transportation infrastructure that does the exact opposite? https://t.co/aLDQASLKmU
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Can a Ridehailing App Be Ethical?

Via pays its drivers more than any other company, focuses on environmentally friendly practices, and wants to decrease traffic congestion. But is there a catch?

6 Road Design Changes That Can Save Lives

On Mar 17, 2019
@oconnorshane shared
Six road design changes that can save lives. #RoadSafety https://t.co/8pQTUV2R45
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 Urbanization is by and large a good thing, corresponding with steady declines in extreme poverty. More compact cities may also hold the key to a sustainable future. But this trend has come with a side effect: more dangerous city streets. ...

thecityfix.com
On Mar 17, 2019
@oconnorshane shared
Six road design changes that can save lives. #RoadSafety https://t.co/8pQTUV2R45
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6 Road Design Changes That Can Save Lives

 Urbanization is by and large a good thing, corresponding with steady declines in extreme poverty. More compact cities may also hold the key to a sustainable future. But this trend has ...

Future of the blue planet: Parliament conference on oceans

On Mar 18, 2019
@EUEnvironment shared
RT @EU_ENV: This 19 March, the @Europarl_EN, together with the @EU_Commission, will host the High-level conference "Oceans". Watch LIVE 🔵 at 2pm CET: https://t.co/ddauYh5Wzc Programme https://t.co/9LArtnS0HF Interact with #OceanEU 🌊 Our Oceans, Seas and Coasts https://t.co/pXmL7eL7Fq https://t.co/2EkLcvSZTf
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Worried about what is happening to our oceans? Take part in the Parliament's conference on their future taking place on 19 March.

www.europarl.europa.eu
On Mar 18, 2019
@EUEnvironment shared
RT @EU_ENV: This 19 March, the @Europarl_EN, together with the @EU_Commission, will host the High-level conference "Oceans". Watch LIVE 🔵 at 2pm CET: https://t.co/ddauYh5Wzc Programme https://t.co/9LArtnS0HF Interact with #OceanEU 🌊 Our Oceans, Seas and Coasts https://t.co/pXmL7eL7Fq https://t.co/2EkLcvSZTf
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Future of the blue planet: Parliament conference on oceans

Worried about what is happening to our oceans? Take part in the Parliament's conference on their future taking place on 19 March.

To build the cities of the future, we must get out of our cars

On Mar 19, 2019
@macilree shared
RT @copenhagenizers: When Gehl started his career in 1960, Copenhagen was choked with cars...he changed course, and so did his city. Copenhagen has committed to becoming the world’s best city for pedestrians and cyclists....Two-fifths of all commutes now are by bike. https://t.co/TJdAvRXkyp
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Remaking healthy urban areas means repairing damage done to communities once blown apart to serve the automobile.

www.nationalgeographic.com
On Mar 19, 2019
@macilree shared
RT @copenhagenizers: When Gehl started his career in 1960, Copenhagen was choked with cars...he changed course, and so did his city. Copenhagen has committed to becoming the world’s best city for pedestrians and cyclists....Two-fifths of all commutes now are by bike. https://t.co/TJdAvRXkyp
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To build the cities of the future, we must get out of our cars

Remaking healthy urban areas means repairing damage done to communities once blown apart to serve the automobile.

Durham Dreamed of a Transit Line. Duke University All but Killed It.

On Mar 18, 2019
@transportdata shared
RT @StreetsblogUSA: [email protected] is trying to kill light rail plans in Durham. But students, staff and city leaders are fighting back. They have some 🔥 words for the University, which NYTs says, "has labored to turn around its reputation as a privileged cloister" https://t.co/m0MFHXSWPT
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A 20-year battle to bring light rail to Durham and help its working class is probably over, after the university vetoed a route across its property.

www.nytimes.com
On Mar 18, 2019
@transportdata shared
RT @StreetsblogUSA: [email protected] is trying to kill light rail plans in Durham. But students, staff and city leaders are fighting back. They have some 🔥 words for the University, which NYTs says, "has labored to turn around its reputation as a privileged cloister" https://t.co/m0MFHXSWPT
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Durham Dreamed of a Transit Line. Duke University All but Killed It.

A 20-year battle to bring light rail to Durham and help its working class is probably over, after the university vetoed a route across its property.

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Transport adviser interested in aviation & transport technology. President of @aerospacenz Live with wife Wendy & 2 Standard Poodles.

Follow 1.0k Followers

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Community of bloggers promoting civic sustainability, green building, and urban design, planning, and environmentalism.

Follow 135.2k Followers

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Expanding transportation choices by enriching and integrating shared-use mobility

Follow 3.2k Followers

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Official channel of the European Environment Agency (EEA), an agency of the European Union. We provide sound, independent information on Europe's environment.

Follow 46.1k Followers

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Sustainable transport, smart growth and livable streets, nationwide.

Follow 44.4k Followers

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News and information from the European Commission. Tweets by the Social Media Team. Engaging on #TeamJunckerEU priorities: https://t.co/HDhTPYZYmg

Follow 670.9k Followers

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The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) represents the 15 Europe-based car, van, truck and bus makers.

Follow 4.8k Followers

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Working for efficient, safe & environmentally friendly transport in Europe. Updates from the Directorate-General for Mobility and #Transport of @EU_Commission

Follow 29.6k Followers

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CSR Leader @FedEx: #RoadSafety & #SustainableTransportation Love deep dives into new interests. Personal site: https://t.co/iFrD0eH3AZ. Opinions mine.

Follow 16.9k Followers

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Co-Chair of UN International Resource Panel, Former European Commissioner for Environment, and previously Research. From Slovenia.

Follow 37.7k Followers

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Tweeting on how to make urban transport enrich our lives more and harm us all less. Lots on parking policy especially.

Follow 3.2k Followers

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Working @giz_gmbh in #Bonn; tweeting on #transportation | #climatechange | #UNFCCC | #cities | #urbanmobility | #China and beyond

Follow 610.0 Followers

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Head of Communications moovel Group (Daimler AG subsidiary). Updates on moovel app & moovel transit. Also on car2go, mytaxi, autonomous driving & smart cities.

Follow 2.4k Followers

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Integrated transportation and logistics solutions for safe, cost-effective and environment-friendly passenger and freight transport. https://t.co/rx3LpdDU9S

Follow 10.8k Followers

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The FIA Foundation supports safe, clean, fair and green mobility to improve health and protect lives around the world.

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Transportation policy and planning, including mass transit, road safety, walkability, bicycling, health impact assessment of transportation

Follow 16.8k Followers

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is the global trade association of airlines. Our 260 members comprise 83% of total air traffic.

Follow 144.0k Followers

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Interested in shared use mobility and the future of transportation. Business development for mobility technology leader INVERS Mobility Solutions

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Official European Commission account for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union. Follow @VDombrovskis. RT ≠ endorsement.

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Friends of the Earth Europe folk in Brussels, representing people and planet, campaigning for sustainable and just societies and protection of the environment

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