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Improving the outcomes of Public-Private Partnerships

Despite their critics, Public Private Partnerships (PPS) still have a role to play in helping deliver Australia's future infrastructure needs - if they are used on the right projects where they can demonstrate their true value. This is the conclusion of this Clayton Utz report, which outlines the tr ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: Hayford, Owen, Organization: Clayton Utz, Published in 2013
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics, Governance

Evaluating the environment for public-private partnerships in Eastern Europe and the CIS

The 2012 EECIS Infrascope - Findings and methodology This document presents the first Eastern Europe and CIS regional edition of a learning tool and benchmarking index that assesses country capacity to carry out sustainable public-private infrastructure partnerships (PPPs). The index results discus ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Organization: The Economist Intelligence Unit, Published in 2013
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics, Governance

Spending on Transport Infrastructure 1995-2011 - Trends, Policies, Data

1% of GDP: average road and rail infrastructure investment Latest data released by the ITF show that investment in inland transport infrastructure has remained at around 1% of GDP since 1995 in OECD countries. The new report, Spending on Transport Infrastructure 1995-2011: Trends, Policies, Data, ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Organization: OECD/ITF, Published in 2013
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics, Governance, Trade & Transport

Policy Pathways: A Tale of Renewed Cities

Transport currently accounts for half of global oil consumption and nearly 20% of world energy use, of which approximately 40% is used in urban transport alone. The IEA expects urban transport energy consumption to double by 2050, despite ongoing vehicle technology and fuel-economy improveme ...Read more
Type: Guidelines and Manuals, Organization: International Energy Adency, Published in 2013
Related theme(s): Environment & Climate Change, Urban Mobility

6th Africa Transportation Technology Transfer (T2) Conference 2013 - Proceedings

The Africa Transportation Technology Transfer (T2) is a forum to share, exchange and debate experiences, best practices, and new technologies in the provision, maintenance and management of all modes of transport. It is also a forum for sharing and exchanging existing and new approaches on tech ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: Various, Organization: Technology Transfer Center - Botswana, Published in 2013
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics, Road Safety, Rural Transport

African Development Bank: Actions and new challenges in the road sector

Presentation delivered at the IRF Regional Conference North Africa-Mediterranean, hosted in Marrakech from 19-20 March 2013.   ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: Amani Abou Zeid, Organization: African Development Bank, Published in 2013
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics, Rural Transport, Trade & Transport

Understanding the Value of Transport Infrastructure - Guidelines for macro-level measurement of spending and assets

Transport infrastructure is a critical ingredient in economic development at all levels of income. It supports personal well-being and economic growth. Countries spend considerable amounts of money each year to build, maintain and improve their transport infrastructure. But how much, exactly, does t ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: OECD/ITF, Organization: OECD/ITF, Published in 2013
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics, Trade & Transport

Global status report on road safety 2013: supporting a decade of action

The Global status report on road safety 2013 presents information on road safety from 182 countries, accounting for almost 99% of the world’s population. The report indicates that worldwide the total number of road traffic deaths remains unacceptably high at 1.24 million per year. Only 28 coun ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Organization: World Health Organization, Published in 2013
Related theme(s): Road Safety

Road Safety Annual Report 2013

The Annual Report 2013 of the International Traffic Safety Data and analysis Group (IRTAD) of OECD/ITF provides an overview for road safety indicators for 2011 in 37 countries, with preliminary data for 2012, and detailed report for each country. The report outlines the crash data collection process ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: IRTAD, Organization: OECD/ITF, Published in 2013
Related theme(s): Road Safety, Social Development

Market Update: Review of the European PPP Market in 2012

The European PPP Expertise Centre (EPEC) is a joint initiative involving the European Investment Bank (EIB), the European Commission, Member States of the European Union, Candidate States and certain other States. This publication has been prepared to contribute to and stimulate discussions on publi ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Organization: European PPP Expertise Centre, Published in 2013
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics