#Transportation

  • Article: Your Proximity to Work and Transportation Could Determine Your Job Prospects

    Your Proximity to Work and Transportation Could Determine Your Job Prospects

    By Sophie Maes|Sept. 4, 2018

    Commuting time is the strongest determinant of social mobility. Read more

  • Article: The Trump Administration Just Made It Easier for Cars to Pollute the Air

    The Trump Administration Just Made It Easier for Cars to Pollute the Air

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 3, 2018

    The CAFE standards were critical to US efforts to fight climate change. Read more

  • Article: Bangladeshi Women Turn To Woman-Only Ride-Sharing App for Safety

    Bangladeshi Women Turn To Woman-Only Ride-Sharing App for Safety

    From News Deeply|April 9, 2018

    Traffic in Dhaka, Bangladesh, moves at an average of 4.2 miles per hour. Read more

  • Article: France Is Banning Gasoline-Powered Cars by 2040

    France Is Banning Gasoline-Powered Cars by 2040

    By Joe McCarthy|July 6, 2017

    The overwhelming majority of cars built today depend on fossil fuels. Read more

  • Article: global citizen festival hamburg anreise sicherheit

    How to Get to Global Citizen Festival Hamburg Safely

    June 23, 2017

    Transportation and security information for festival attendees. Read more

  • Article: Air India to Designate 'Women-Only' Seating on Domestic Flights

    Air India to Designate 'Women-Only' Seating on Domestic Flights

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 17, 2017

    The move is thought to be an attempt to prevent in-flight sexual assault. Read more

  • Article: World’s First Zero-Emission Train to Begin Testing in Germany

    World’s First Zero-Emission Train to Begin Testing in Germany

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 22, 2016

    Germany order 14 of the new “hydrail” cars which run on hydrogen and oxygen. Read more

  • Article: High-Quality Bicycles Are Changing Lives for Africans—Especially Girls

    High-Quality Bicycles Are Changing Lives for Africans—Especially Girls

    By Phineas Rueckert|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Oct. 19, 2016

    Access to this simple device can create jobs, improve healthcare, and keep girls in school. Read more