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Asphalt Pavements the Environment

ABSTRACT   This keynote lecture provides an introduction and overview of the challenges and opportunities that face the paving asphalt industry in view of major changes in technology, economy and the environment. The scope and issues for dealing with these challenges are rather wide and ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Dr. Gerhard J.A. Kennepohl, P.Eng, Organization: ISAP, Published in 2017
Related theme(s): Environment & Climate Change

Moving Towards Green Road Infrastructure: Case Studies and Lessons Learned

The publication “Moving Towards Green Road Infrastructure: Case Studies and Lessons Learned” is the result of the IRF Environment Committee’s long search for road projects that integrate sustainability in various stages, including planning, design, construction, maintenance and ope ...Read more
Type: Case Studies, Organization: IRF, Published in 2017
Related theme(s): Environment & Climate Change

The Environmental Impacts of Increased International Road and Rail Freight Transport

This paper was prepared by Huib van Essen, CE Delft, Delft, the Netherlands, as a contribution to the OECD/ ITF Global Forum on Transport and Environment in a Globalising World that was held November 2008 in Guadalajara, Mexico. It discusses the environmental impacts of increased international road ...Read more
Type: Position Papers, Author: Huib van Essen, Organization: OECD, Published in 2017
Related theme(s): Environment & Climate Change

IRF Manifesto on Climate Change Adaptation

COP22: IRF Geneva Releases a Manifesto on Climate Change Adaptation The International Road Federation (IRF Geneva) supporting global action aiming at proactively combat the potential adverse impacts of climate change on transport has brought to the table of COP22 a Manifesto with key recommendati ...Read more
Type: Position Papers, Organization: IRF, Published in 2017
Related theme(s): Environment & Climate Change

UNEP Emissions Gap Report 2016

Since 2010, United Nations Environment (UNEP) has produced annual Emissions Gap Reports based on requests by countries for an independent scientific assessment of how actions and pledges by countries affect the global greenhouse gas emissions trend, and how this compares to emissions trajectories co ...Read more
Type: Overviews and Activity Reports, Organization: UNEP, Published in 2017
Related theme(s): Environment & Climate Change

iRAP El Salvador Case Study

iRAP's Celebrating Success information sheet on El Salvador's progress during the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety. ...Read more
Type: Case Studies, Organization: iRAP, Published in 2017
Related theme(s): Road Safety

iRAP England Case Study

iRAP's Celebrating Success information sheet on England's progress during the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety. ...Read more
Type: Case Studies, Organization: iRAP, Published in 2017
Related theme(s): Road Safety

iRAP China Case Study

iRAP's Celebrating Success ChinaRAP information sheet on progress of the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety. ...Read more
Type: Case Studies, Organization: iRAP, Published in 2017
Related theme(s): Road Safety

iRAP India Case Study

iRAP's Celebrating Success IndiaRAP information sheet on progress of the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety. ...Read more
Type: Case Studies, Organization: iRAP, Published in 2017
Related theme(s): Road Safety

iRAP Global Policy Case Study

iRAP's Celebrating Success Global Policy information sheet on progress of the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety. ...Read more
Type: Case Studies, Organization: iRAP, Published in 2017
Related theme(s): Road Safety