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Workshop Innovation in Africa - BRT+ Centre of Excellence Presentation


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On 2018 the BRT+ CoE hosted the Workshop Innovation in Africa, on Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. These are the slides of the main sessions of the event.

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Workshop Innovation in Africa - BRT+ Centre of Excellence Presentation

  1. 1. Ricardo Giesen, Director of BRT+ CoE Date: June, Friday 29th Bus Rapid Transit (BRT+ CoE) Centre of Excellence headquartered in Santiago, Chile. Supported by a grant from the Volvo Research and Educational Foundations (VREF) and related funding, since 2010.
  2. 2. BRT+ CoE was renewed until 2021, University of Pretoria as a new member Members of the Centre
  3. 3. OUR OBJECTIVES 1. Development of methods and tools for the analysis and evaluation of BRT systems; for planning, design, financing, implementation and operation of BRT. 2. Support the successful deployment and operations of BRT Systems 3. Give clear Guidelines to decision makers on when and how BRT projects can effectively enhance mobility and meet accessibility needs. 4. Production and dissemination of educational material: graduate courses, seminars, workshops, webinars. BUT, we do not have all the answers
  4. 4. Meet with our research… Restructuring Public Transport through Bus Rapid Transit” Launched in 2016, this is the first book to offer an in-depth analysis of BRT, examining the opportunities it presents along with the significant challenges cities face in its implementation.
  5. 5. Monthly Webinar Webinar every month Online presentations allow anyone anywhere to participate and ask questions in real-time. See the past webinars on our youtube channel: BRT+ CoE Webinars
  6. 6. We are here to learn and collaborate Re-thinking BRT for new contexts
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