The aim of this report is to help cities and local governments implement goals of sustainable planning and urban transport. In order to do this, it is important to identify guidelines and standards and establishes an evaluation mechanism through which the existing conditions can be assessed and progress can be evaluated and monitored. Also in order to successfully implement this it is critical to identify institutional framework and equip them with appropriate tools for implementation.
This document can serve as a useful resource for city governments and local agencies working on issues related to urban transport at the city level. This includes agencies engaged in defining standards and guidelines for urban transport, agencies taking investment decisions and those concerned with implementation. This report also provides a framework to citizens and other professionals to advocate for a sustainable urban transport planning and implementation, through the principles, recommendations, relevant case studies and implementation tools.