In support of our on-going Better Choices book project – “Bringing Sustainable Transportation to Smaller Asian Cities” – we are in the process of developing an open library with key references on sources intended to be useful on our topic to planners, local government, decision makers, operators, the media, students, and concerned elements of civil society. These documents are being selected with the counsel of leading authorities in our field.
Most of these documents, and in a few cases videos, are available online and at no cost. A certain number of technical documents that are of high quality carry price tags, whose price has been reduced for World Streets readers.
A first selection of documents is now on-line. The library’s internal organization and ease of use will be getting attention in the coming weeks. The library is open 27/7 at https://goo.gl/SyOCf5.
Comments and suggestions are most welcome.
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About the author:
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Bio: Trained as a development economist, Eric Britton is a public entrepreneur specializing in the field of sustainability and social justice. 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 work focuses on the subject of equity, economy and efficiency in city transport and public space, and helping governments to ask the right questions -- and in the process, find practical solutions to urgent climate, mobility, life quality and job creation issues. More at: http://wp.me/PsKUY-2p7