Rethinking Transport and Public Space in Penang

* * Click here to view Phase 1 report *

Penang report cover

malaysia penang mail box27 November 2013. Here please find an advanced working copy of the final report which is being sent out to all those who collaborated with the various supporting events in Penang for their views and suggestions.  The immediate  next step in this process is to collect these comments and suggestions and working with them to finalize the report for public distribution and discussion.

But even more important the priority  now is to initiate the process of selection and implementation of the large number of measure and proposals that have been received over the last months in this project, matching them with specific groups who are ready to work to advance them and in the process get Penang on the path to sustainable transport and quality of life for all. .

Get in touch if you wish to be part of this process.

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About the editor:

Eric Britton
9, rue Gabillot, 69003 Lyon France

Bio: Britton is an American political scientist and sustainability activist who has lived and worked in Paris since 1969. Professor of Sustainable Development, Economy and Democracy at the Institut Supérieur de Gestion (Paris), he is also MD of EcoPlan Association, an independent advisory network providing strategic counsel for government and business on policy and decision issues involving complex systems, social-technical change and sustainable development. Founding editor of World Streets, his latest book, "BETTER CHOICES: Bringing Sustainable Transport to Your City" focuses on the subject of environment, equity, economy and efficiency in city transport and public space, and helping governments to ask the right questions. A pre-publication edition of Better Choices is currently undergoing an international peer review during Sept.- Oct. 2017, with the goal of publication in English and Chinese editions by end-year. If you wish to participate drop a line to BetterChoices@ecoplan.org .

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