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Middle East, North Africa and West Asia
Latin America and the Caribbean

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National activities have taken place in Angola, Benin, Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Ethiopia, the Gambia, Kenya, Malawi, Mauritius, Nigeria, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. In terms of regional activities, the Clean Air Initiative in Sub-Saharan African Cities (CAI-Africa) was launched in 1998 as a response to an increase in air quality problems inthe region.

Asia and the Pacific

National activities over the current 2008/09 program of work period Lao PDR and Mongolia, as well Regional and sub regional activities have included raising awareness to 'Male Declaration' countries in Sri Lanka, promotion of the PCFV through the Environmentally Sustainable Transport (EST) project supported by UNCRD in Lao PDR in June 2008 and in the People's Republic of Korea in February 2009, as well as in Thailand both at the BAQ in November 2008 and at the East Asia PCFV workshop in May 2009.

National vehicle activities have been launched in Philippines through training on the UNEP Clean Fleet Management Toolkit where several companies have been trained and interest to implement the Toolkit expressed. This follows the successful launch of the Toolkit in November 2008 at the BAQ in Bangkok, Thailand.


Central/Eastern Europe and Central Asia

National activities have taken place in Turkey, Serbia and Bulgaria, and regional activities included a workshop in Hungary on cleaner fuels and vehicles in Central and Eastern Europe.



Middle East, North Africa and West Asia

Key regional activities included a policy development meeting for the Middle East and North Africa. This meeting, hosted jointly by the Partnership for Clean Fuels and Vehicles and the Asian Clean Fuels Association, discussed possible national plans of action to alleviate the growing scale of urban air pollution in Arab cities caused by vehicles, some of which are amongst the worst in the world.


Latin America and the Caribbean

National activities have taken place in Brazil and Mexico, and one of the key regional activities was the creation of the Center for Sustainable Transport in Mexico City.

       Meetings & Events
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Experience Sharing on Development of Low-carbon Comprehensive Mobility Plans (LCMPs) for Indian Cities
22-23 August 2013, Udaipur, India
Developing Policies and Strategies for Low Carbon Transport in India
24 August 2012, New Delhi, India
ICCT recommends hybrid diesel Euro IV buses for Eastern Africa cities
Addis Ababa - 30 July, Kampala - 1 August and Nairobi - 3 August
UN praises UK effort to make Olympics sustainable
27 July 2012, Bikya Masr
Kenya’s media raise awareness of local Infrastructure Concerns
21 June 2012, Daily Nation and the Star

Global Clean Fuels and Vehicles Database

The global Clean Fuels and Vehicles Database is a UNEP global public database for fuel quality, vehicle standards and its automotive fuel efficiency at the national level. 

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Auto Fuel Efficiency and Climate Change

This product is designed to provide policy makers and interested individuals and groups with overviews of policy tools and approaches to improving fleet-wide auto fuel efficiency and promote lower CO2 and non-CO2 emissions from cars, along with case studies that depict these approaches from developed and developing countries.

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UNEP/TNT Toolkit for Clean Fleet Strategy Development

This Toolkit will help you develop a strategy for reducing the envrionmental impacts of your fleet. To develop your own fleet strategy you need to follow the steps below. Start with opening the Step by Step action plan on this homepage.

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