The transport sector is essential to reducing poverty and building prosperity: transport gives access to jobs, education and healthcare; it connects goods and services to markets and is a key driver of growth; finally, lowering the carbon footprint of the sector is crucial to tackle climate change. The World Bank works with client countries to provide safe, clean and affordable transport for all.
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May 15, 2015 — Mobile technologies, Intelligent Transport Systems and Big Data have the potential to provide safer, smarter and greener transport options, especially for developing countries. Read More »
May 1, 2015 — Every day, more than 3,500 people die in road traffic collisions. In early May, the World Bank is teaming up with partners to raise awareness — and solutions — during Road Safety Week. Read More »