This space contains High Volume Transport publications, event announcements and updates from the global transport research sector.
HVT Launches Rapid Response Transport Research Programme to provide guidance for developing countries to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic
The High Volume Transport programme (HVT) has commissioned 21 research projects to help Low-Income Countries (LICs) respond to the impact of COVID-19 through transport management and policy guidance. The new portfolio of research has been
Nigeria paves the way to transport recovery, but sustainable development needs to go faster say experts
Nigeria has released new funds to protect the transport sector in the wake of COVID-19 across both the formal and informal transport systems. They are: A N10b ($26.m) intervention fund to compensate the formal private sector road transport operators for losses sustained due to the pandemic. A committee
The High Volume Transport Programme (HVT) is delighted to announce that 10 research projects have been commissioned following the recent Open Call for co-created research. These projects will produce research that will help increase access
HVT has contracted Walk21 (working in collaboration with UNEP) to implement a project to explore the Impact of COVID-19 on Walking and Cycling Policy and Practice in Africa. One of the 10 low carbon ‘quick win’ research
With some countries beginning to emerge from lockdown and others still in the grip of the COVID pandemic, both immediate barriers to travel and the gradual relaxation of restrictions raise significant issues about personal freedom