Main Milestones
2015
Addis Ababa Action Agenda
Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction
Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
Paris Agreement
2014
SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action (SAMOA) Pathway
2013
High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
2012
United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, RIO +20: the Future We Want
2010
Five-year review of the Mauritius Strategy of Implementation: MSI+5
2005
BPOA+10: Mauritius Strategy of Implementation
2002
World Summit on Sustainable (WSSD) Rio+10: Johannesburg Plan of Implementation
1999
Bardados Programme of Action (BPOA)+5
1997
UNGASS -19: Earth Summit +5
1994
Bardados Programme of Action (BPOA)
1993
Start of CSD
1992
United Nations Conference on Environment and Development: Agenda 21
1987
Our Common Future
1972
United Nations Conference on the Human Environment (Stockholm Conference)
Creation of UNEP
Sustainable Transportation Ecosystem: Addressing sustainability from an integrated systems perspective
World Economic Forum , 2012
by: World Economic Forum

The transportation sector is currently at a juncture characterized by both great opportunities and challenges. On the one hand, the introduction of new technologies, new players and changing customer behaviours provide the sector with the potential to transform as a system, for new business models to develop, and for the different modes to provide more concrete responses to the challenge of environmental sustainability and carbon emissions reductions in the sector. On the other hand, factors such as the current depressed economic climate, scarcity of resources and system inertia inhibit the industry’s ability to respond efficiently to these opportunities, delaying the introduction of technologies that would enable the transportation sector to reach its environmental sustainability and carbon emissions reductions targets and its evolution to an innovative system.

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