Sustainable Transport for All
In the Spotlight
ADB launches a youth video contest. It is open for citizens from any ADB member country aged 18-25 years old that can share their ideas on safe, accessible and affordable transport. Register here
The approval of a project loan amounting to $300 million has been approved to aid the 400 kilometer (km) upgrade of major district roads in Uttar Pradesh.
The completion of work on a 105-km section of highway from Phisanulok to Lomsak to expand it from two lanes to four, supported by ADB, is expected to generate greater economic activity and increase local competitiveness.
Past research has determined that women are much more fearful than men of becoming a target of crime. The role of transport companies, whether privately or publicly owned, is critical in addressing sexual harassment.
Transport is an integral part of most of the activities, goods and services required for supporting and improving people’s lives. ADB assists member countries in developing Asia to building transport infrastructure and services which contribute towards low-carbon, safe, accessible, and affordable transport systems.