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  1. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – In the context of SUMP, a threshold is the maximum or minimum value of an indicator which should not be exceeded. For example, where a public authority defines an air quality indicator and a...

  2. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Territorial cooperation / integration

    See integration. Go to the SUMP- Glossary 8633 reads ...

  3. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – Targets are the expression of a goal or aim in relation to an indicator. For example, if the indicator ‘CO 2 emissions from transport’ is selected within a SUMP, a target could be to reduce the...

  4. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – Synergies occur when the simultaneous use of two or more measures gives a greater benefit than the sum of the benefits of using either one of them alone: Benefit gain (A+B) > Benefit gain A ...

  5. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Sustainable Transport System

    Definition – The EU Transport Council has defined a sustainable transport system as a system that: allows the basic access and development needs of society to be met safely and in a manner consistent with...

  6. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)

    Definition – Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) is a mandatory appraisal process that should be applied for transport plans/programmes that set the framework for the future development of projects...

  7. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Special interest group

    Definition – Special interest groups are organisations or groups of people with a common interest that seek to achieve special advantages, typically through political lobbying. Relevance to SUMP – Examples...

  8. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Social inclusion

    Definition – Social inclusion can be defined as the process of improving the conditions for individuals and groups to participate actively in society. Social inclusion seeks to empower poor and marginalised...

  9. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    SMART Target

    See target. Go to the SUMP- Glossary 10713 reads ...

  10. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Smart growth

    Definition – Smart growth refers to urban development that is compact, resource-efficient and less dependent on the use of private cars. In contrast to urban sprawl, smart growth advocates higher density,...