[EST] 21 Asian Countries adopted Colombo Declaration for the Promotion of Next Generation Low-carbon Transport Solutions in Asia at the Eighth Regional EST Forum in Asia - 21 Nov 2014



The Colombo Declaration for the Promotion of Next Generation Low-carbon Transport Solutions in Asia was adopted by the 21 Asian countries at the Eighth Regional EST Forum in Asia, held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 19 to 21 November. Together with Bangkok 2020 Declaration (adopted in 2010, at the Fifth Forum), Bali Declaration on Vision Three Zeros (adopted in 2013, at the Seventh Forum), the Colombo Declaration presents a complete and contemporary framework for Asian countries to develop their next generation transport policies, programmes, infrastructures, research and development (R&D) programmes, vehicle technologies, alternative fuels, green freight and logistics, mass transit options and railways towards smart, resilient, inclusive, low-carbon and resource efficient societies relevant in the context of post-2015 development agenda and sustainable development goals (SDGs) under consideration.

Colombo Declaration for the Promotion of Next Generation Low-carbon Transport Solutions in Asia

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