3… , through the identification and effective communication of the conditions necessary for success at the strategic, tactical and operational decision levels.
4… thus addressing the immediate needs and laying the foundation for the development of the next generation of qualified professionals and researchers with an interest in BRT; and
The spirit of our sessions today are to understand agreements and disagreements, so that those disagreements become our next research projects
in the series a member of our team or invited expert, presents either recent research results or a city case study.
Workshop Innovation in Africa - BRT+ Centre of Excellence Presentation
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.
BRT+ CoE was renewed until 2021, University of
Pretoria as a new member
Members of the Centre
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,
BUT, we do not have all the answers
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
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
We are here to learn and collaborate
Re-thinking BRT for new contexts