Walking the Talk: Understanding the gap between Resource Allocation and Urban Transport Policy
Urban transport continues to be in trouble in Indian cities, with issues of congestion, pollution and safety getting worse dayRead more.
Why Metro Railway is not the best solution and why cities need Buses?
Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray’s decision to stay construction of the Metro rail car shed at the controversial Aarey forest siteRead more.
Protection to pedestrians, cyclists and bus users in Motor Vehicles Bill
SUM Net’s meeting with Jairam Ramesh in July 2017 for concerns over Clause 48 of the Motor Vehicles (Amendment Bill)Read more.
Pune Bicycle Plan- NGOs call upon opposition parties
Several NGOs and the larger cycling community of Pune have called upon political parties in the PMC to support theRead more.
SUM Net condemns decision to dismantle cycle track in UP
SUM Net strongly condemns the decision by Urban Development Minister of Uttar Pradesh to dismantle cycle tracks in different cities.Read more.
Report on Schools and Sustainable Urban Mobility
SUM Net member CEE published an approach paper on ‘Schools and Sustainable Urban Mobility’ focusing on two things – exploringRead more.
Future needs in urban transportation
The National Urban Transport Policy, promulgated in 2006 is a seminal document currently guiding urban transportation planning and infrastructure development.Read more.
Urbanization Report by McKinsey Global Institute
India’s urban awakening: Building inclusive cities, sustaining economic growth The introduction to this document says that MGI conducted a 21Read more.
Draft Approach Paper to the XII Plan
The XII Plan period is from 2012 to 2017. The Planning Commission develops an Approach Paper at the beginning ofRead more.