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S Lo Ca T Membership Meeting 25 January (Draft Presentation)

  1. 1. 2012 SLoCaT Membership Meeting Cornie Huizenga, Joint Convener SLoCaT Partnership 25th January 2012 Washington DC
  2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>Overview 2011 activities </li></ul><ul><li>Brief updates regional activities SLoCaT members </li></ul><ul><li>SLoCaT Rio+20 initiative </li></ul><ul><li>Future SLoCaT – interim governance arrangements </li></ul>
  3. 3. OVERVIEW 2011 ACTIVITIES <ul><li>Part 1 </li></ul>
  4. 4. 2011 Activities:website Restructuring website with assistance of ITDP and GIZ Average visitors about 700 per month, higher if mailing Good progress – populating “measuring sustainable transport”, less so in other areas.
  5. 5. 2011 Activities: Membership <ul><li>63 Members: International Organizations – Government – Development Banks – NGOs – Private Sector - Academe </li></ul><ul><li>African Development Bank (AfDB) * Alliance to Save Energy * Asian Development Bank (ADB) * Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF) *Believe Sustainability * Cambridge Systematics Inc * Center for Clean Air Policy (CCAP) * Centre for Environment Planning & Technology (CEPT), Ahmedabad * Center for Science and Environment (CSE) * Center for Sustainable Transport (CTS) Mexico * Center for Transportation and Logistics Studies (PUSTRAL), Gadjah Mada University * Civic Exchange (CE) * Clean Air Initiative for Asian Cities (CAI-Asia) Center * Clean Air Institute (CAI) * German Technical Cooperation (GIZ) * Ecofys* EMBARQ, The WRI Center for Sustainable Transport * Energy Research Center Netherlands (ECN) * European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) * European Cyclists' Federation (ECF)* European Institute for Sustainable Transport (EURIST)* Fraunhofer- Institute for Systems and Innovation Research (ISI)* Global Environmental Facility (GEF) * Global Transport Knowledge Partnership (gTKP)* HealthBridge * Hong Kong Shanghai Bank (HSBC) * Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) * Interface for Cycling Expertise (I-CE) * International Association for Public Transport (UITP * International Energy Agency (IEA) * International Transport Forum (ITF) * International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) * International Union of Railways (UIC) * Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) * The Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds, UK * Institute of Urban Transport India (IUTI)* Institute for Transport Policy Studies (ITPS) Institute for Transport and Development Policy (ITDP) * Institute of Transport Studies (ITS), University of California, Davis * Korean Transport Institute (KOTI) * Ministry of Land Infrastructure Transport and Tourism, Japan * National Center for Transportation Studies (NCTS), Philippines * Rockefeller Foundation * Society of Indian Automotive Manufacturers (SIAM) * Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) * Tehran Urban and Suburban Railway operation Company (TUSROC) * The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) * Transport and Environment (T+E) * Transport Research Laboratory (TRL) * United Nations Center for Regional Development (UNCRD) * United Nations Department for Economic and Social Affairs (UN-DESA) * United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) * University College of London, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering * University of Transport and Communication (UTCC) Hanoi * University of Twente/ITC (UT/ITC) * VEOLIA Transport * World Street * Wuppertal Institute* WWF International </li></ul><ul><li>9 new members in 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Soon to join: CODATU, UN-ECE, UN-ECLAC, </li></ul><ul><li>UN-ESCAP,and WHO </li></ul>
  6. 6. 2011 Activities: SLoCaT Forum Hosted by CAI-Asia – working on “kinks” 68 Postings in 2011 Feedback on postings varies
  7. 7. 2011 Activities: Events <ul><li>EcoMobility Changwon 2011 - World Congress on Mobility for the Future of Sustainable Cities, October, 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Foro de Transporte Sostenible para América Latina, June 22, 2011 - June 24, 2011, Bogota 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Transport Data Meeting, May 2011, Paris </li></ul><ul><li>Transport NAMA workshop, April 2011, Seoul, Korea </li></ul><ul><li>Transforming Transportation 2011, January 2011, Washington DC </li></ul><ul><li>SLoCaT membership meeting 2011, Washington DC </li></ul>
  8. 8. 2011 Activities: joint documents - submissions <ul><li>Issues paper: Sustainable Transport – Rio+20 </li></ul><ul><li>SDG on Sustainable Transport – Rio+20 Compilation Document </li></ul><ul><li>Fossile Fuel Subsidies Reform (IISD) </li></ul><ul><li>CDM Transport Practioners workshop </li></ul><ul><li>Accessing Sustainability of transport systems: Options for CSD 19 and beyond (GIZ) </li></ul>
  9. 9. 2011 Activities: SLoCaT Supporters <ul><li>Asian Development Bank (convener) </li></ul><ul><li>Clean Air Initiative for Asian Cities (SLoCaT Forum) </li></ul><ul><li>German International Cooperation (website) </li></ul><ul><li>Inter-American Development Bank (convener) </li></ul><ul><li>Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (website – convener) </li></ul><ul><li>Korean Transport Institute (NAMA workshop) </li></ul>
  10. 10. REGIONAL/GLOBAL ACTIVITIES SLOCAT MEMBERS <ul><li>Part 2 </li></ul>
  11. 11. SLOCAT RIO+20 INITIATIVE ON SUSTAINBLE MOBILITY <ul><li>Part3 </li></ul>
  12. 12. Achieve Universal primary education Promote gender equality and empower women Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria and other dieseases Develop a Global Partnership for Development Ensure Environmental Sustainability Improve Maternal Health Reduce Child Mortality Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger Millenium Development Goals Transport
  13. 13. UNCED: United Nations Conference on Environment and Development Rio de Janeiro, 1992 Agenda 21 WSSD: World Summit on Sustainable Development Johannesburg, 2002 Johannesburg Plan of Implementation UNCSD: United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development Rio de Janeiro, 2012 Themes: Green Economy and Institutional Frameworks Transport referenced in Agenda 21 but did not spark-off wide spread action on Sustainable Transport Transport referenced again, increased focus on sustainable transport since 2005/2006 Transport not one of 7 major themes, but we need Rio+20 for scaling up sustainable transport SDG on Transport
  14. 14. Half of countries mentioned transport Sustainable Transport Road safety special attention Linkage with MDGs and Green Economy not well articulated Passenger transport not freight Green Economy requires funding and capacity building assistance Transport Details Rio+20 Submissions Compilation document (647 submissions) Zero Draft outcome document January 2012 2nd. Intersessional 15-16/12/2011 3 rd. Intersessional 26-27/3/2011 Informal negotiations 3rd. Prepcom 13-15/6/2012 Rio+20 20-22/06/2012
  15. 15. Adopt a Sustainable Development Goal specific to transportation : Achieve sustainable transport that enables universal access to safe, clean, and affordable mobility . SLoCaT Submission to Rio+20 Ensure global transport GHG emissions and transport sector fossil fuel consumption peak by 2020 and are cut by at least 40 % by 2050 compared to 2005 levels, while ensuring transport contributes to timely attainment of healthful air quality in all cities; Support the Decade of Action for Road Safety (2011-20) and cut traffic-related deaths in half by 2025; Ensure universal access to sustainable transport though support for safe, affordable public transport and safe, attractive facilities for walking and bicycling; Strengthen institutional arrangements to advance sustainable transport . Endorse + encourage voluntary country actions for sustainable transport . 1 2 3 Supported by : ADB, BtG, CTS-Mexico, CAF, CAI-Asia, ECN, ECF, EURIST, GIZ, GUD, IADB, ICE, IEA, ITDP, SEI, TRL, UITP, UT, Veolia-Transdev and ICCT
  16. 16. Zero Draft Outcome Document Published January 10: Transport mentioned 1 times Energy mentioned 15 times Comments due from countries January 25 Section I+II February 17 Section III-V <ul><li>SLoCaT: </li></ul><ul><li>Letter to UNCSD Focal Points </li></ul><ul><li>Briefing UN Missions New York </li></ul><ul><li>Bilateral Meetings </li></ul><ul><li>Outreach meetings </li></ul><ul><li>Side event 3rd Intersessional </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainable Mobility as Priority Area under Green Economy </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainable mobility as possible SDG </li></ul><ul><li>Include sustainable mobility in Voluntary Commitments </li></ul>
  17. 17. Building blocks Sustainable Transport Awareness + analysis on lack sustainability Avoid-Shift-Improve Paradigm Shift in Development Banks Global Processes Rio+20 EST Process Bangkok 2020 Declaration – Bogota Declaration SLoCaT Rio+20 Proposed Initiative on Sustainable Transport in Developing Countries Sustainable Development Goal on Sustainable Transport “ UN-Transport” MDB Rio+20 initiative on Sustainable Transport
  18. 18. Strengthen coordination and coherence among UN agencies, including Regional Commissions on sustainable transport Provide information, build knowledge Set global agenda on sustainable transport Regional Commissions UN- Agencies UN Transport Development Banks and bilateral Development organizations NGOs and Civil Society Private Sector UN-DESA Conduct regional policy dialogs EST Resource mobilization UN Transport “ Light” UN Transport “ Medium” UN Transport “ Heavy” Or Or
  19. 19. Total Lending : About $ 130-$ 150 billion per year Transport lending: About $ 30 billion per year <ul><li>Suggested Rio+20 Pledge: </li></ul><ul><li>Mainstream Sustainability in continued Road lending </li></ul><ul><li>Re-orient lending portfolio towards sustainable transport </li></ul>Name Total Annual (2010) lending Annual (2010) Transport lending Multilateral Development Banks African Development Bank <ul><li>UA 4.1 billion (~$ 6.15 billion) </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>UA 1.2 billion (~$ 1.8 billion) transport Asian Development Bank <ul><li>$ 13.8 billion </li></ul><ul><li>~$ 4.5-5 billion </li></ul>European Bank for Reconstruction and Development <ul><li>€ 9 billion total lending </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>€ 1.5 billion transport , European Investment Bank <ul><li>€ 5.5 billion </li></ul><ul><li>€ 0.8 billion </li></ul>Inter-American Development Bank <ul><li>$ 12.1 billion total lending </li></ul><ul><li>$ 1.6 billion transport </li></ul>Islamic Development Bank <ul><li>$ 3.7 billion total lending </li></ul><ul><li>$ 1.0 billion transport </li></ul>Latin American Development Bank (CAF) <ul><li>$10.5 billion total lending </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>$ 4.3 billion transport </li></ul>Development Bank for Southern Africa <ul><li>Rand 17 billion (total lending) (~$ 2 billion) </li></ul><ul><li>~$ 0.4 billion (estimate only) </li></ul>World Bank <ul><li>$ 43 billion </li></ul><ul><li>~$ 8.6billion (2011) </li></ul>Bilateral Development Banks Agence France de Developpement <ul><li>€ 6.8 billion </li></ul><ul><li>~ € 1 billion transport </li></ul>Japan International Cooperation Agency <ul><li>$10.8 billion </li></ul><ul><li>~$4.2 billion </li></ul>Kreditanstallt fuer Wieder Aufbau <ul><li>€ 4.4 billion </li></ul><ul><li>€ 0.8 billion (estimate only) </li></ul>
  20. 20. Next steps: SLoCaT Rio+20 Sustainable Mobility Initiative Promote inclusion of Sustainable Mobility as Key Priority/SDG in Rio+20 Outcome Bilateral and Outreach meetings: Japan, EU, Korea, USA, Germany, Netherlands, Germany, France, Indonesia, Philippines, South Africa, Brazil, Mexico, Columbia Approach National Focal Points UNCSD Briefings UN Missions New York, Side events Continue discussion on possible structure and functions of UN Transport Discuss with MDBs possible commitments on sustainable mobility Contribution to Financing Sustainable Mobility Integration sustainability criteria in continued Road lending Contribution to knowledge management + capacity building Future Structure EST Forums – Asia, Africa, Latin Ameriva Supported by ITDP (Ford Foundation, IDB, ????)
  21. 21. Proposed SLoCaT 2012 Activities in Support of Rio+20 Working Group to define Sustainable Transport/Mobility, set indicators and Targets (first half 2012) Develop overall structure for Regional EST Forums in Asia, Africa, and Latin America (national +Cities), and develop proposals for active follow-up on Declarations (all of 2012) Transport data – continue work on Global Transport Intelligence incorporating new IDB, ADB and WB data projects (all of 2012) Urban Transport Finance – in support of EST Cities meetings in Asia and Latin America
  22. 22. SLoCaT at: Visibility of Sustainable Mobility at Rio+20 “ Package” all transport activities in Rio+20 Sustainable Mobility as 8th Round Table? Integrate Transport in other (side) events
  23. 23. <ul><li>How to promote feedback and participation in the development and promotion of the SLoCaT Rio+20 Sustainable Mobility Initiative? </li></ul>
  24. 24. FUTURE ROLE AND STATUS OF SLOCAT PARTNERSHIP <ul><li>Part4 </li></ul>
  25. 25. Question <ul><li>What is role for SLoCaT after Rio+20, if any? (UN-Transport?) </li></ul><ul><li>If SLoCaT is to continue, a more effective governance structure is required </li></ul><ul><li>Full time Secretariat and its funding? </li></ul>
  26. 26. Lee Schipper 1947 - 2011