Policy and research

Subscribe to RSS - Policy and research

The process of developing policy generally involves research, analysis, consultation and synthesis of information to produce recommendations. Guidelines can help cities develop and assess their transport policies to address existing and new policy objectives. Research organisations and institutions provide valuable data and analysis to underpin policy recommendations and decisions.


By Hannah Figg / Updated: 21 Nov 2022
By Jane Tewson / Updated: 28 Nov 2022

WE-TRANSFORM 4th Stakeholder Workshop

The EU H2020 project WE-TRANSFORM wil take place in Brussels on 19 January, 2023, 10:00-18:00 CET. The event aims to create a policy agenda to prepare for the automation transition and the related transformation of the workforce in the transport sector. To do so, WE-TRANSFORM wants to establish an effective dialogue with all parties involved, including workers, policy makers and employers across all transport modes, and leverage this knowledge to co-create an action-oriented policy agenda.

By Claus Köllinger / Updated: 21 Nov 2022
By Jane Tewson / Updated: 03 Nov 2022

Youth Dialogue on Jobs in Transport with Commissioner Vălean

On Wednesday 9 November 2022, 15:00-16:30 CET, European Commissioner Vălean is inviting young transport professionals from all over Europe to share their views on jobs in transport - from train drivers to air traffic controllers, which takes place as part of the European Year of Youth.

Young professionals from all modes of transport will meet Commissioner Vălean in Brussels, to discuss employment opportunities and challenges from their perspective:

By Isobel Duxfield / Updated: 02 Nov 2022
By Carla Giaume / Updated: 21 Oct 2022

An evaluation of CIVITAS projects reveals their impact on urban mobility

CIVITAS celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2022 with a review and evaluation of the 35 projects that have been implemented in the last decade. The results demonstrate the benefits of CIVITAS projects for those involved, as well as for other cities across Europe.
By Jane Tewson / Updated: 19 Oct 2022

International Conference on Sustainable Road Transportation and Road Transport Technologies 2023

International Conference on Sustainable Road Transportation and Road Transport Technologies will take place in Rome, Italy from 4-5 May 2023.

The conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Sustainable Road Transportation and Road Transport Technologies Conference.

By Hannah Figg / Updated: 19 Oct 2022
By Isobel Duxfield / Updated: 18 Oct 2022
By Hannah Abson / Updated: 19 Oct 2022