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ITF and Germany sign Summit grant agreement

Article, 1 February 2018

Alexander Dobrindt, Germany’s Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, and Young Tae Kim, ITF Secretary-General, signed an agreement on German government funding...

How Artificial Intelligence will impact transport

Article, 1 February 2018

ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim addressed the OECD Forum on Artificial Intelligence (AI) on 27 October, speaking about the impact of digitalisation, automation and AI on...

Secretary-General Kim showcases ITF work at Women's Forum

Article, 1 February 2018

Recent ITF research into how new mobility services can influence city liveabliity was presented by ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim at the Women's Forum session on disruptive...

2018 Summit programme is online

Article, 1 February 2018

Summit 2018 sessions cover cyber-security, autonomous and automated vehicles, drones, road safety, resilience of transport systems, safety of women in public transport and...

Global Mobility Report launched

Article, 1 February 2018

The transport sector is not on track towards achieving sustainable mobility, according to the new Global Mobility Report. The Global Mobility Report is the first-ever assessment...

Road Safety Needs Better Data!

Media Release, 16 October 2017

Improving the quality of road safety data is essential to reducing the number of road deaths and injuries. This is the message of the “Marrakech Declaration” adopted by...

New Shared Mobility Study on Helsinki Confirms Ground-breaking Lisbon Results

Media Release, 12 October 2017

Replacing private car traffic with new shared mobility services in urban areas dramatically reduces the number of cars needed, significantly cuts CO2 emissions and frees large...

Plotting a more sustainable course for the international shipping sector

Media Release, 3 October 2017

[caption caption="Improved efficiency, including wind assistance, accounts for the largest share of potential emissions reductions in maritime shipping (Photograph: Shutterstock...

Germany to host Annual Summit of Transport Ministers through 2020

Media Release, 15 September 2017

Alexander Dobrindt, Germany’s Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, and Young Tae Kim, Secretary-General of the International Transport Forum (ITF), signed an...

Young Tae Kim takes office as ITF Secretary-General

Media Release, 21 August 2017

First non-European to lead international transport body vows to make organisation a “truly interactive platform” and expand global membershipThe International Transport Forum at...

Data-led Governance of Road Freight Transport

Media Release, 20 July 2017

A new study released by the International Transport Forum (ITF) examines ways to improve compliance with road freight transport regulations through the use of new data sources and...

Linking People and Places: New ways of understanding spatial access in cities

Media Release, 13 July 2017

Paris, 13 July 2017A new study released by the International Transport Forum (ITF) examines how recent developments in measuring urban accessibility can be used to inform planning...

ITF signs path-breaking agreements on road safety, sustainable development, decarbonising aviation and open data

Media Release, 8 June 2017

The International Transport Forum has signed four path-breaking cooperation agreements with the World Bank, the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), Eurocontrol and...

Estrategias para Mitigar la Contaminación del Aire en la Ciudad de México

Media Release, 2 June 2017

En medio de la temporada de alertas por contaminación, el Foro Internacional del Transporte (ITF) de la OCDE publica un nuevo informe con recomendaciones para mitigar la...

At Global Summit, Ministers Call for Improved Governance for Transport

Media Release, 1 June 2017

Transport Ministers from the 57 member countries of the International Transport Forum have expressed their political will to improve the governance frameworks for transport in...

Transition to Shared Mobility: How cities can deliver inclusive transport services

Media Release, 1 June 2017

A new study released by the International Transport Forum (ITF) examines how cities can manage the challenges of geographical scale and of transition to shared mobility services....

Korea’s Young Tae Kim elected new Secretary-General of ITF

Media Release, 1 June 2017

The International Transport Forum is an intergovernmental organisation with 59 member countries and the only global body with a mandate for all transport modes.Dr. Kim, a Korean...

Kazakhstan and United Arab Emirates join the International Transport Forum

Media Release, 1 June 2017

The Republic of Kazakhstan and the United Arab Emirates have joined the International Transport Forum (ITF) as the organisation’s 58th and 59th member countries.The Council of...

Le Kazakhstan et les Émirats arabes unis adhèrent au Forum International des Transports

Media Release, 1 June 2017

La République du Kazakhstan et les Émirats arabes unis ont adhéré au Forum International des Transports (FIT), dont ils deviennent les 58e et 59e pays membres.Le Conseil des...

Camions autonomes : un nouveau rapport trace les grandes lignes de l'action mondiale concernant les emplois de chauffeur et les aspects juridiques

Media Release, 31 May 2017

Les pouvoirs publics doivent envisager des moyens de gérer la transition vers le camion sans chauffeur afin d'éviter les bouleversements sociaux que pourraient entraîner les...

Le Coréen Young Tae Kim est élu Secrétaire général du FIT

Media Release, 31 May 2017

Le Forum International des Transports est une organisation intergouvernementale regroupant 59 pays membres et la seule instance mondiale dont le mandat couvre tous les modes de...

Driverless Trucks: New Report Maps Out Global Action on Driver Jobs and Legal Issues

Media Release, 31 May 2017

Governments must consider ways to manage the transition to driverless trucks in order to avoid potential social disruption from job losses, says a new report published by the...

Buenos Aires Integrated Urban Renewal Project Wins Global Transport Award

Media Release, 29 May 2017

The successful inner-city renewal initiative in Buenos Aires, Argentina has been awarded the International Transport Forum’s Transport Achievement Award. The Award will be...

Strategies for Mitigating Air Pollution in Mexico City - Media Release

Media Release, 26 May 2017

In the middle of the pollution alert season, the International Transport Forum (ITF) at the OECD releases a new report with recommendations for mitigating air pollution in Mexico...

Alstom joins Corporate Partnership Board of the International Transport Forum

Media Release, 23 May 2017

Alstom will participate in policy-related projects on transport infrastructure and services, as well as transport policy-related projects on shared mobility and the...

Transport Ministers Honour “Ground-breaking” Mobility Platform for Cities

Media Release, 23 May 2017

WhereIsMyTransport, an open digital platform that provides information on formally and informally run transport services in emerging cities, is the winner of the 2017 Promising...

French Economist Wins Prize for Innovative Study on Rail Freight Markets

Media Release, 16 May 2017

Dr. Florent Laroche of Lyon University will receive the International Transport Forum’s Young Researcher of the Year Award at the 2017 Summit of transport ministers on 1 June in...

Comment améliorer la sécurité routière en ville ?

Media Release, 18 April 2017

Dans nos villes, chaque minute de chaque jour, une personne perd la vie dans un accident de la route. Alors que les zones urbaines ne font que croître et que l’on assiste à une...

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