Bogotá's Experience in Sustainable City Development

Publication | December 2008

From 1998 to 2000, a bus rapid transit system called TransMilenio was made operational, transforming Bogotá’s quality of life and renewing civic spirit among the people.

Highlights

  • Place people first.
  • TransMilenio is an approved clean development mechanism transport project.
  • An advanced democracy can be measured by the width of its sidewalks.