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Traction - A Website highlighting the importance
of local transport solutions for rural development
|Appropriate Technology magazine is directed towards communicating new practical technologies, policies and ideas addressed to the elimination of poverty and hunger
|ATNESA - The Animal Traction Network for East & Southern Africa
Woods Project - A networker, information provider, media informantand watchdog
to scrutinise and influence the World Bank and International
Monetary Fund (IMF)
|BSPW - Bicycle Sponsorship Project and Workshop Ugandan NGO
|DFD - Design for Development - Using the design process to address rural transport issues in underserved areas of the world.
|DFID - UK Department for International Development
|EIIP - Employment Intensive Investment Programme - a programme of the ILO that promotes the orientation of infrastructure investments towards the creation of higher levels of productive employment and improved access to basic goods and services for the poor.
|GRSP - The Global Road Safety Partnership. A global partnership
for sustainable improvement of road safety in developing and
|gTKP - The global Transport Knowledge Partnership is an initiative to promote and disseminate sustainable transport knowledge, whilst encouraging greater participation from the developing world.
|ILO - International Labour Organisation
ASIST - International Labour Organisation, Advisory Support, Information Services and Training - a programme promoting and supporting the use of employment-intensive approaches in infrastructure investments.
Connect - A Website providing information
about the work of DFID's Infrastructure and Urban Development
|ITDP - Institute for TRansportation and Development Policy. promoting
envronmentally sustainable and equitable transportation worldwide
Bicycle Fund - Advocacy NGO promoting sustainable
transport and international understanding.
|IRF - International Road Federation. A non profit NGO encouraging
and promoting the development and maintenance of better and
safer roads and road networks.
|KENDAT - The Kenya Draft Animal Traction Network
Connect - DFID's platform for creating sustainable
livelihoods to eliminate poverty
|Mobility and Health - Major IFRTD networked research programme
|Pabin - Pan Africa Bicycle Information Network
|Practical Action - An international
NGO specialising in helping people to use technology for practical
answers to poverty
|PAC - Practical Action Consulting - the consulting arm of the international NGO Practical Action
|Practical Action Publishing - the publishing arm of Practical Action
|PIARC - The World Roads Association
Rural Roads - A website exploring issues realted
to rural road planning in developing countries
|RTTP - The Rural Travel and Transport Programme of the World Bank
Transport Knowledge Base 2001 - Reference
and Training Material on Rural Transport
Transport Policy Toolkit 2002 - Policy Toolkit
for increased rural mobility
|SIDA - Swedish International Development Co-operation Agency
Consulting - Consultancy Services for Development
Foundation - A resource centre that promotes
the exchange of knowledge
and experience in development cooperation.
|SSATP - The Sub Saharan Africa Transport Policy Program. SSATP facilitates
policy reforms in the transport sector in Sub Saharan Africa
|SDC - The Swiss Agency for Development and Co-operation
Asia - Network focusing on sustainable transport
issues in the Asia Pacific region
|Transaid is passionate about building local transport skills and knowledge to improve access to basic services and economic opportunity for poor people in developing countries.
Links - Transport forDevelopment. A web portal
for DFID's transport activities and programmes
|TRB - The Transportation Research Board. The TRB promotes innovation
and progress in transport by stimulating and conducting research,
facilitating the dissemination of information, and encouraging
the implementation of research results.
|TRL - The Transport Research Laboratory. UK Consultancy firm specialising
in transport issues across the globe.
Resource Centre (DFID) - Advice and information centre for transport
planners and researchers working towards poverty reduction
in developing countries
|Transweb - An internet portal for the transport sector
& Livelihoods - An internet portal for
issues of rural waterways and water transport
Bank Transport Sector - Transport thematic
group of the Word Bank
|WIN - World interchange Network. romoting the transfer of knowledge
and information among the road community