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Jeff Turner & Rob Petts Global Transport Knowledge Partnership (gTKP). New knowledge for challenging times: Closing knowledge gaps in an evolving Rural Transport environment. Challenging Environments. Increased focus on Infrastructure failure as MDG deadlines approach

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jeff turner rob petts global transport knowledge partnership gtkp
Jeff Turner & Rob Petts

Global Transport Knowledge

Partnership (gTKP)

New knowledge for challenging times: Closing knowledge gaps in an evolving Rural Transport environment
challenging environments
Challenging Environments
  • Increased focus on Infrastructure failure as MDG deadlines approach
  • India and China making wholesale investments in rural road infrastructure, domestically and overseas
  • Continuing decentralisation of road governance
  • New forms of road financing around road funds, private sector involvement etc
  • SEACAP & AFCAP renewing focus on good practice around community access infrastructure & services
  • Bilaterals & some agencies move to supposedly more integrated rural approaches
maintenance challenges
Maintenance challenges
  • Sustainable, Affordable, Low Volume Rural Road (LVRR) Management and Maintenance systems
  • Maintenance needs for various surface options
  • Realistic maintenance capability assessment techniques
  • Bio-derived road sector products (especially dust suppressants, stabilisers and seals)
appraisal challenges
Appraisal challenges
  • Cost-benefit analysis for LVRRs (especially valuation of non technical issues and social benefits and the role of community participation)
  • Vehicle Operating Cost v surface type and condition relationships for various environments and means of transport
getting research into practice
Getting Research into Practice
  • How do we develop effective Knowledge Mainstreaming mechanisms and support environment?
  • How do we improve Professionalism in the sector?
  • How do we mainstream Rural Transport Knowledge in Training and Education?
  • How do we promote the production of rural transport knowledge?
interaction between mobility and other policy areas
Interaction between mobility and other policy areas
  • How do we mainstream gender in decentralised rural road decision-making and delivery?
  • How do we promote Agriculture and Rural Transport sector synergies and cooperation?
  • \'Beyond Roads\' – what complimentary initiatives?
  • How do we promote Rural Transport services?
  • What are the interactions between rural mobility and the MDG\'s particularly maternal and child mortality, HIV/AIDS and education?
  • How do we promote Community participation in decision-making and delivery?
your chance to influence the process
Your chance to influence the process

Send your comments and ideas on these and other Rural Transport knowledge gaps to:

[email protected] , or

[email protected]

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