• 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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  • BRT+ and the World Bank co-organize a workshop about innovation in Africa, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, June 29, 2018 via Streaming.


    6/29/2018
    The BRT+ Centre of Excellence in collaboration with the World Bank takes the opportunity to organize a Workshop about Innovation in Africa during the ...
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  • BRT+ Monthly Webinar: Do preferences for BRT and LRT change as a voter, citizen, tax payer, or self-interested resident?


    6/19/2018
    This session of BRT webinar will be presented by Camilla Balbontin on Tuesday 19th June at 23:00 UTC / Wednesday 20th June 09:00 AEST.
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  • MOBILIZE 2018, Making Space for Mobility in Booming Cities, June 26-28, 2018


    6/25/2018
    The Mobilize Summit organized by ITDP and supported by the VREF will be held from June 26 to 28, 2018 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The VREF network wil...
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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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The VREF invites PhD students and early stage researchers to apply for a Study Visit Grant to be supported with up to SEK 30 000.

The invitation is open until 181031.

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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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