Women cycling
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Second United Nations Global Sustainable Transport Conference
Beijing, China

The second United Nations Global Sustainable Transport Conference will be held in 2021 (new dates to be identified) in Beijing, China. It will provide an opportunity to focus attention on the opportunities, challenges and solutions towards achieving sustainable transport objectives. It will follow up on the first Global Sustainable Transport Conference, held in 2016 in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, and is expected to indicate a way forward for sustainable transport to help achieve the objectives of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

 

Sustainable Transport, Sustainable Development

Olof Persson, former Chief Executive Officer of the Volvo Group, outlines key challenges and possible solutions regarding sustainable transport. Mr Persson was Co-Chair of the former UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Advisory Group on Sustainable Transport.