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Friday, 25 November 2016
SIDE EVENTS
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Side-Event room
[CANCELLED] A measure of ecological footprint and means for sustainable transportation system Side Event
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Side-Event room
Challenges of Urban Mobility in Sustainable Urban Development Side Event

Saturday, 26 November 2016
OFFICIAL PROGRAMME
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Opening ceremony Official meeting
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Plenary session with statements of commitment and ambition Official meeting
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Sustainable transport at the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Parallel thematic discussions
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Reaching the most remote: rural transport challenges and opportunities Parallel thematic discussions
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Sustainable transport solutions to the climate crisis Parallel thematic discussions
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Sustainable urban transport solutions Parallel thematic discussions
SIDE EVENTS
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Side-Event room
Voluntary initiatives in the rail and public transport sector: contributing to the SDGs Side Event
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Side-Event room
Making the road sector a key vehicle for sustainable developmen Side Event
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Hall 2
Sustainable development through creation of high-speed corridors Side Event
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Side-Event room
Border crossing facilitation conventions Side Event
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Press Briefing Room
Nationalization of Sustainable Development Goals in Turkmenistan: the framework and basis for cooperation with Turkmenistan in implementation of the 2030 Agenda Side Event
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Side-Event room
Financing sustainable transport infrastructure for enhanced connectivity of landlocked developing countries Side Event
12:00 AM - 12:01 AM
MoF [TBC]
[Time TBD] Consultative workshop [BY INVITATION ONLY] Side Event

Sunday, 27 November 2016
OFFICIAL PROGRAMME
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Plenary session with statements of commitment and ambition Official meeting
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Public transport in the 21st century: moving passengers and freight in a sustainable manner Parallel thematic discussions
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Sustainable transport and transit solutions in countries in special situations Parallel thematic discussions
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Energy and transport Parallel thematic discussions
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Multi-modal sustainable transport and transit solutions: connecting rail, maritime, road and air Parallel thematic discussions
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Financing sustainable transport: domestic resource mobilization, international cooperation and public-private partnerships Parallel thematic discussions
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Global Vision Zero: reaching a new era in road safety Parallel thematic discussions
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Closing ceremony Official meeting
SIDE EVENTS
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Side-Event room
Aviation partnerships for sustainable development Side Event
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Hall 2
[CANCELLED] Environmental standards for new roads, including social and re-settlement issues Side Event
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Side-Event room
Enabling the business of agriculture through efficient and reliable transport services benchmarking transport regulations across 62 economies Side Event
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Business Forum Special event
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Side-event room
Coordination of the Transport Directors of the UN Regional Commissions Side Event
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Side-Event room
Implementation of UN Road Safety conventions Side Event
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Hall 2
Safe and sustainable public transport with and for women and girls Side Event
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Side-Event room
Quick wins on Transport Sustainable Development and Climate Change Side Event
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Ministry of Motor Transport
Presentation of the book: Transportation System of Turkmenistan - Towards Sustainable Development Side Event
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Side-Event room
Data driving transport to sustainability Side Event