Crossing a street in Teheran

Iran Teheran pedestrian crossing

If you are interested in sustainable (and less sustainable) city transport in Iran you might also wish to check out:

* The Streets of Iran at https://streetsofiran.wordpress.com/ (A complete mess for the moment, but that too will pass.)

* The associated Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/550020995137738

* Knoogle findings of sustainable transport in Iran – goo.gl/Ap67Re 

* Knoogle on BRT in Iran – goo.gl/FpcPuv

* Knoogle on cycling in Iran – goo.gl/5p7fLB 

You are invited  to pitch in with your ideas, references and contributions to this good cause.

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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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3 thoughts on “Crossing a street in Teheran

    • Thank you very much. I had a good visit with your blog which I greatly enjoyed (as someone who has only been in Iran one time, it opened up many windows and thoughts.)

      And while we are going to stick very much to cities and how people get about in them (and can get about better in them) where we have common ground with you is our firm belief that at the core of all these issues is one thing, culture.

      Of course if you and your camera ever take to the Streets of Iran to show us all the good, the bad and the ugly, we will be glad to have a close look and selectively share with our readers (who are this point consist of only a first handful, but that’s how World Streets started to, and today we have 5k signed-in readers.

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