Presentation by Karl Fjellstrom
, is on "Transport and Air Quality: Case Studies from Bangkok".
...During the Transport and Development seminar held in Dhaka on 24-Mar-04, Quamrul Islam Siddique, Executive Director of the Dhaka Transport Coordination Board, discussed institutional issues, Professor John Howe discussed the role of non-motorised transport, Dr. Gerhard Metschies of GTZ discussed sources of financing including fuel, vehicle and land taxation (download slides, 4.5mb, .pdf), and in the keynote presentation Karl Fjellstrom of SUTP-Asia covered the topics of mass transit options, Bus Rapid Transit, and improving conditions for pedestrians and cyclists (download brief slides, 544kb, .pdf).
This conference featured presentations by Bangkok Governor Samak Sundaravej, Enrique Penalosa (who has been described as the world's leading urban reformer), Dario Hidalgo, Michael King, Peter Danielsson, Karl Fjellstrom
and others, as well as workshop sessions.
...Karl Fjellstrom, SUTP-Asia Project Coordinator, who described recent developments with Bus Rapid Transit throughout the region (download slides, 1.74mb, .pdf)