The World Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Resource, an easily-accessible, web-based platform designed to educate policy-makers, planners and developers in the Global South about the benefits of TOD and equip them with tools for implementation, is now available to the public. Going beyond the traditional focus on urban design, the World TOD Resource includes a wide range of information about financing, institutional structures and practical implementation advice—in addition to design.
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With buildings responsible for 32 percent of global energy consumption and a quarter of CO2 emissions, there is a huge, under-tapped opportunity to create more sustainable cities through building efficiency. More efficient buildings can generate economic benefits, reduce environmental...
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Ani DasguptaGlobal Director, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities
Adriana LoboDirector, Mexico, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities
Arzu TekirDirector, Turkey, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities
Daizong LiuChina Transport Program Director
Madhav PaiDirector, India, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities
Toni LindauDirector, Brazil, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities
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