Institute for Transport Studies (ITS)

Research Workshop Series

Transport Equity in Developing Countries

with guest presenter Dr Eduardo A. Vasconcellos and researchers 

24th - 28th June 2016 

Over three days, this workshop extended the issues raised during the ITS Research Seminar Urban Mobility Challenges in Developing Countries: The Case of Latin America, held on 23rd June 2016. Each session had an opening talk by the guest presenter, followed by contributions by ITS researchers. 


Workshop Day 1: Urban transport challenges in the Global South

Current mobility conditions in Latin American cities 
Dr Eduardo A. Vasconcellos

The current political crisis in Brazil - a bifurcation point for the future of urban transport 
Dr Paul Timms

Workshop Day 2: Equity, justice and transport

A socio-political approach for analysing urban mobility 
Dr Eduardo A. Vasconcellos

Need, mobility poverty, and environmental justice 
Dr Caroline Mullen

Workshop Day 3: Perspectives for transport and society

Towards an efficient and equitable mobility 
Dr Eduardo A. Vasconcellos

If you have questions about this event please contact Thiago GuimarĂ£es tstger(at) or Alvaro Guzman ts09ang(at)