1 Research Synthesis produced by VREF

  • Governance of Metropolitan Transport, a synthesis by Måns Lönnroth
    5/28/2019
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  • The case for investing in paratransit by Gail Jennings and Roger Behrens
    7/5/2017
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  • Why Goods Movement Matters - by the RPA in collaboration with the VREF 
    8/29/2016
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2 Research Synthesis supported by VREF

  • Transport and Social Exclusion in five African Cities - a report produced by INTALInC and supported by VREF
    6/24/2019
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  • Transforming Cities with Bus Rapid Transit - How to integrate BRT? a report produced by UITP, BRT+ and supported by VREF
    6/18/2019
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  • Transforming Urban Transport: Political Strategies and Tactics by Diane Davis and Lily Song
    9/3/2018
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  • The Håkan Frisinger Foundation's Award 2018 and Seminar 2019, Programme


    5/6/2019
    Håkan Frisinger Foundation for Means of Transport Research awards its 2018 scholarship to Professor Sonia Yeh, Chalmers University of Technology. The ...
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  • NECTAR Cluster 2&1 Workshop "Transport Infrastructures: Investments, Evaluation and Regional Economic Growth" , to be held on March 22, 2019 in Roma Tre University, Roma, Italy


    3/22/2019
    The workshop is arranged by Cluster 2 and Cluster 1 of NECTAR (Network of European Communications and Transport Activities Research) together with TRE...
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  • Meeting of the Minds Webinar: Behavior Changes, technology, and Public-Private Partnerships to Improve Urban Congestion


    2/6/2019
    This session of Meeting of the Minds webinar will be presented by José Holguin-Veras, of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, on Wednesday 6th Februa...
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  • Strategies for constructive change


    7/6/2015
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  • China Urban Transport Database (CUTD)


    2/23/2017
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  • Linking Higher Education and Practical Knowledge


    1/24/2017
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  • Transit Leadership Summit: 2012 to 2014


    6/30/2015
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  • Urban Freight in Delhi: Characteristics and Mobility Restrictions


    11/2/2017
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  • Organising and Managing Urban Freight Partnership


    5/26/2015
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  • Freight Trip Generation Modelling


    4/27/2015
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OTHER PROJECTS

  • Mega Transport Projects and Success


    3/19/2015
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MOBILITY & ACCESS IN AFRICAN CITIES:

CALL FOR PROJECT PROPOSALS: EXPLORATORY COMPARATIVE RESEARCH PROJECTS

The current Call is mainly directed to sub-Saharan university-based researchers with expertise on sustainable and equitable mobility and access in sub-Saharan African cities, and/or previously engaged in transport-related research, and strongly interested in carrying out interdisciplinary research on issues related to sustainable and equitable mobility and access,

Call open until 2019-10-15

 STUDY VISIT GRANT 2019

The VREF invites PhD students and researchers in early stages of their career to apply for a Study Visit Grant to be supported with up to SEK 30 000.

Invitation open until 2019-10-31

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Global Mobility Research

This Meeting of the Minds' blog monthly releases interviews of global transportation researchers from the VREF's Future Urban Transport Program Network.

TheCityFix

This CityFix series, produced by the WRI (World Ressources Institute) Ross Center for Sustainable Cities and supported by the VREF, discusses walking and cycling in cities with a special focus on low- and middle-income countries.

Each year the Håkan Frisinger Foundation for Transportation Research awards a scholarship to a prominent researcher.

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About VREF

The Volvo Research and Educational Foundations (VREF) inspires, initiates and supports research and educational activities through the Future Urban Transport Programme - How to deal with the complexity of urban transport (FUT). 

Our Vision: Sustainable transport for equitable access in urban areas

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