The Week for Sustainable Mobility and Climate #SMDC2021, at Dakar, the event co-organised by 3 partners committed to sustainable mobility in developing countries and to the fight against climate change at the local level: Climate Chance, CODATU and CETUD. #SMDC2021: The “pre-COP” for African actors. Climate change and sustainable mobility in Africa: crucial and long-term issues for urban areas.
Nearly 20% of the greenhouse gases (GHGs) measured in the largest African cities come from motorised travel. The challenges of everyday mobility in developing countries, particularly in urban areas, and the fight against climate change at the local level are key issues.
Dakar, as well as other cities worldwide, is putting a substantial amount of effort into reducing climate vulnerability, with the development (...)