EMBARQ India organises NMT workshop
25th February 2013 | Gurgaon: EMBARQ India organised a workshop on planning for non-motorised transport in Gurgaon on February 25, 2013 at Epicenter Gurgaon. The workshop was attended by over 40 participants from various stakeholder groups.
EMBARQ India and Shakti Foundation co-host a panel discussion creating people cities through land-use transport integration
Photo (L-R): Krishan Dhawan, CEO, Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation; Jamshyd N.Godrej, Chairman, Shakti Board of Directors; Anil Baijal, Ex-Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development; Charlotte Pera, CEO, ClimateWorks Foundation; Amit Bhatt, Strategy Head - Urban Transport, EMBARQ India
EMBARQ India and partners conduct workshop on urban transport institutions
8th – 9th January 2013 | New Delhi: EMBARQ India conducted a workshop held over two days on ‘Institutional Development for Urban Transport in India’, on 8th and 9th January 2013 in New Delhi. The workshop was aimed at testing and validating training modules developed by EMBARQ India on urban transport institutions.
On 7th November 2012, the President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, inaugurated the Capitol Complex building of Naya Raipur, the new green field city in the state of Chhattisgarh. Situated 7km from Raipur city, Naya Raipur is being developed as a sustainable city, is expected to be home to over 500,000 people by 2031, and will serve as the administrative capital of the state.
EMBARQ India Staff Speak at TERI Workshop
3rd – 5th October 2012, New Delhi: The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and UN-Habitat organised a three-day workshop titled ‘Mobility for Poor: Improving Informal Transport’ in New Delhi from October 3rd to 5th, 2012.
EMBARQ India and APSRTC conduct workshop for bus transport professionals
30th - 31st August 2012 | Visakhapatnam: Representatives from over 20 city bus transport agencies, private operators, and other stakeholders, including organisations in Indore, Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, Coimbatore, Rajkot and Naya Raipur attended a two-day training workshop conducted by EMBARQ India with support from the Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC), in
MoUD-World Bank workshop organised by EMBARQ India and AusAid in New Delhi
FedEx will provide $1.4 million over two years to EMBARQ for sustainable transportation projects.
A new collaboration to optimize city bus operations in Mexico, Brazil and India was announced today by FedEx Corp. and EMBARQ, the World Resources Institute’s center for sustainable transport.
EMBARQ and Shell Foundation co-host event to discuss transport solutions for public health and road safety.
Urban transport systems must be designed so that all road users are safe and healthy. Photo by Mani Babbar.
Road traffic crashes are among the leading causes of death and disability in Indian cities, but the trend can be reversed through sustainable transport and planning that prioritizes people, not vehicles, concluded a group of public health and transport experts at today’s “Sustainable Transport Saves Lives” roundtable discussion.
Pilot corridor meeting objectives, but there's still room for improvement
The Delhi bus rapid transit (BRT) system has succeeded in meeting some of its key objectives, though it is still a work in progress, according to EMBARQ's senior transport experts Dario Hidalgo and Madhav Pai.