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Cutting transport CO2 now reduces investment needs for core infrastructure

24 May 2023
An ambitious transition to sustainable transport could be cheaper in terms of investment into core transport infrastructure than continuing as is – if action is taken now. This...

Bolt joins the ITF Corporate Partnership Board

11 May 2023
Bolt, the mobility super-app that offers various alternatives to private car use, has joined the Corporate Partnership Board of the International Transport Forum.Bolt is on a...

Diálogo de Alto Nivel sobre Transporte en América Latina y el Caribe

24 April 2023
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ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim visits Philippines and Cambodia

23 April 2023
ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim will visit the Philippines and Cambodia during a one-week mission to Southeast Asia from 24 to 28 April. The mission includeshigh-level...

ITF holds second High-level Dialogue on Transport in Latin America and the Caribbean

17 April 2023
The International Transport Forum and the Government of Argentina are jointly organising the second High-level Dialogue on Transport in Latin America and the Caribbean on 18 April...

Transport Ministers meet in Poland for High-level Dialogue on Ukraine

28 March 2023
A High-level Dialogue with transport ministers from several ITF member countries will be held on 29-30 March 2023 in Rzeszów-Jasionka, Poland. The theme of the conference is "...

ITF Secretary-General visits Mongolia to present urban mobility study for Ulanbaatar

20 March 2023
ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim is leading the visit of an ITF delegation to Mongolia from 21 to 24 March. It is the Secretary-General’s first visit to the country since...

BP joins the ITF Corporate Partnership Board

20 February 2023
BP p.l.c., one of the world's leading multinational energy companies, has joined the Corporate Partnership Board of the International Transport Forum. BP operates in over 65...

Colombia and Costa Rica high-level mission

17 January 2023
Secretary-General Young Tae Kim's vision for ITF to become a truly global platform underpinned a high-level mission to Colombia - one of ITF's newest members that joined in 2021...

Foro Internacional de Transportes anuncia fortalecimiento de relaciones con el Gobierno de Costa Rica

13 January 2023
El encuentro entre el Ministro de Obras Públicas y Transportes, Dr. Luis Amador Jiménez y el Secretario General del Foro Internacional de Transportes, Dr. Young Tae Kim, fue...

Foro Internacional del Transporte anuncia apoyo para fortalecer el sector transporte de Colombia

11 January 2023
El encuentro entre el Ministro de Transporte, Guillermo Francisco Reyes González, y el Secretario General del Foro Internacional del Transporte, Young Tae Kim, fue calificado como...

Secretary-General's wishes for a happy, healthy and prosperous 2023

3 January 2023
Dear friends,As we celebrate the arrival of a new year, I extend to all of you warm greetings and my sincere best wishes for a happy, healthy and prosperous 2023.For the world at...

Secretary-General leads ITF outreach to Far East Asia

23 December 2022
Secretary-General Young Tae Kim led an ITF delegation on a high-level visit to Korea and Japan in December as part of the ITF's strategic outreach to Asia. The Far East Asia...

ITF Secretary-General visits Japan for high-level meetings

10 December 2022
ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim is visiting long-standing ITF member country Japan for high-level talks from 10-14 December. The mission is part of the ITF's strategic...

ITF Secretary-General visits Japan for high-level meetings

10 December 2022
ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim is visiting long-standing ITF member country Japan for high-level talks from 10-14 December. The mission is part of the ITF's strategic...

Hyundai Motor Company joins the ITF Corporate Partnership Board

9 December 2022
Hyundai Motor Company, one of the world’s leading automotive manufacturers, has joined the Corporate Partnership Board of the International Transport Forum.As a Corporate Partner...

Transport at COP27

7 December 2022
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ITF Secretary-General and ITF delegation visit Korea for high-level meetings

4 December 2022
ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim is leading an ITF delegation on a high-level visit to Korea from 5 to 9 December as part of the ITF's strategic outreach to Asia. The Korea...

Better Road Safety Data for Better Safety Outcomes

28 September 2022
1. Monitor progress towards the goals of the Second Decade of Action for Road Safety with good quality data.In September 2020, the United Nations launched the second Decade of...

Address gender bias in transport to meet climate targets, says new ITF report with FIA Foundation

15 September 2022
A lack of gender diversity in its workforce and leadership is undermining the transport sector's net zero carbon targets, warns a new report by the International Transport Forum (...

Better regional connectivity will help Asia to decarbonise

29 June 2022
Improving transport connectivity in Asia in a strategic and well-planned way will enable the continent's sub-regions to reverse the trend of rising transport emissions while...

African innovation and research shine at Summit of transport ministers

20 May 2022
The International Transport Forum (ITF) announces the winners of its inaugural Decarbonising Transport Award. The ITF Decarbonising Transport Award winner in the innovation...

Unequal detours: Breaking public transport’s circuits of inequality

20 May 2022
Malvika Dixit was named the International Transport Forum’s (ITF) 2022 Young Researcher of the Year for her unique investigation into how income levels can determine the distance...

Ministers re-elect Young Tae Kim as Secretary-General of the International Transport Forum

19 May 2022
Ministers of transport representing the member countries of the International Transport Forum (ITF) have re-elected Dr Young Tae Kim to a second five-year term as Secretary-...

Cambodia joins International Transport Forum

19 May 2022
Cambodia has joined the International Transport Forum (ITF) as the organisation’s 64th member country. Ministers of transport from the 63 current member governments agreed to...

Transport - a catalyst for inclusive societies

17 May 2022
Ministers from the 63 member countries of the International Transport Forum (ITF) gather in Leipzig, Germany, for their Annual Summit from 18-20 May under the Presidency...

Member countries vote to restrict participation of Russia and Belarus in operational activities of the ITF

4 May 2022
ITF member countries have adopted a package of measures that restrict the participation of Russia and Belarus in the ITF in response to the invasion of Ukraine.The operational...

ITF's work for sustainable infrastructure in Asia gathers pace

6 April 2022
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ITF Secretary-General's Statements on the Ukraine Crisis

16 March 2022
ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim addressed the opening session of the 35th Meeting of the ITF's Transport Management Board with the following statement on the Ukraine crisis on...

Colombia's President Iván Duque and ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim hold talks in Paris

10 February 2022
Iván Duque Márquez, President of the Republic of Colombia, and senior government members met with ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim in Paris today for talks on further...

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