Urban Transport Planning and Management

Start: Nov 11, 2024
End: Nov 22, 2024
Venue: Dar es Salaam - Tanzania
Format: Two weeks
Duration: 2 weeks
Statement of Need

The developing world is urbanizing rapidly. With the rapid growth of urban populations and increasing challenges in transportation, there is a critical need for professionals who can effectively plan and manage urban transportation systems. As such, urban mobility is a crucial element of the wellbeing of residents. Urban Transport Planning and Management play a crucial role in ensuring efficient and sustainable mobility, reducing traffic congestion, improving accessibility, and enhancing the quality of life in cities.

This programme aims to address the need for specialized training in Urban Transport Planning and Management, equipping participants with the knowledge and skills to develop integrated transportation solutions for urban areas.

Who Attends

• Transport economists;
• Transport planners;
• Urban/land use planners;
• Civil engineers;
• Lecturers/tutors in universities and colleges teaching urban transport planning.

How participants will benefit

At the end of the programme, participants will be able to:

  • Apply analytical techniques in urban transport planning;
  • Interpret transport policy;
  • Apply tools to manage urban transport.
  • Analyze urban transportation systems and assess mobility needs
  • Develop sustainable urban transportation plans.
  • Promote inclusive and equitable urban transportation
  • Enhance stakeholder engagement and collaboration

US$ 1600 to cover tuition and training materials only.