Transport Policy Planning and Management


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June 2024

Code Date Duration Location Fee Action
TPP026 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Kisumu, Kenya KES 84,000 | $1,100 Register
TPP026 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Kampala, Uganda $1,900 Register
TPP026 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Accra, Ghana $2,400 Register
TPP026 24 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 5 days Pretoria, South Africa $2,400 Register
TPP026 24 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 5 days Nakuru, Kenya KES 84,000 | $1,100 Register
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June 2024

Date
Duration
Location
Fee
Action
17 Jun - 21 Jun 2024
5 days
Kisumu
KES 84,000 $1,100
17 Jun - 21 Jun 2024
5 days
Kampala
$1,900
17 Jun - 21 Jun 2024
5 days
Accra
$2,400
24 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
5 days
Pretoria
$2,400
24 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
5 days
Nakuru
KES 84,000 $1,100
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Introduction:

Transport policy planning and management play a critical role in shaping transportation systems, addressing societal needs, and promoting sustainable development. This course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the principles, processes, and challenges involved in transport policy planning and management. Through a combination of theoretical lectures, case studies, and interactive workshops, participants will learn about key concepts, policy frameworks, and best practices in transport policy development, implementation, and evaluation. By the end of the course, participants will be equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to contribute effectively to transport policy initiatives and drive positive change in transportation systems.

Target Audience:

Policy Makers, Government Officials, Urban Planners, Transport Planners, Consultants, and Professionals involved in formulating, implementing, and managing transport policies at regional, national, or municipal levels.

Duration:

5 days


Course Level:

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the role of transport policy in shaping transportation systems and supporting socio-economic development.
  • Analyze the factors influencing transport policy development and implementation, including political, economic, social, and environmental considerations.
  • Identify and assess different approaches to transport policy planning and management, including top-down and bottom-up approaches.
  • Develop skills in stakeholder engagement and collaboration to ensure the inclusivity and effectiveness of transport policy initiatives.
  • Implement tools and techniques for policy analysis, including cost-benefit analysis, scenario planning, and impact assessment.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness and impact of transport policies through performance measurement and evaluation.
  • Identify emerging trends and challenges in transport policy planning and management, including technological innovations and sustainability considerations.
  • Develop strategies to address equity, accessibility, and social inclusion in transport policy planning and implementation.
  • Understand the role of international and regional cooperation in transport policy development and harmonization.
  • Develop an action plan for implementing effective transport policy initiatives and driving positive change in transportation systems.

Course Outline:

Module 1: Introduction to Transport Policy Planning and Management

  • Overview of transport policy and its significance
  • Role of transport policy in supporting socio-economic development
  • Key stakeholders in transport policy planning and management
  • Factors influencing transport policy development
  • Policy objectives and goals in transportation systems
  • Case studies: Analyzing transport policy initiatives in different contexts

Module 2: Approaches to Transport Policy Planning and Management

  • Top-down vs. bottom-up approaches to transport policy planning
  • Policy formulation and decision-making processes
  • Participatory approaches to transport policy development
  • Stakeholder engagement strategies and techniques
  • Building consensus and managing conflicts in policy development
  • Practical exercises: Stakeholder mapping and engagement planning

Module 3: Policy Analysis and Evaluation

  • Tools and techniques for policy analysis
  • Cost-benefit analysis and economic appraisal
  • Scenario planning and impact assessment
  • Performance measurement and evaluation in transport policy
  • Monitoring and reporting mechanisms
  • Case studies: Evaluating transport policy effectiveness

Module 4: Emerging Trends and Challenges in Transport Policy

  • Technological innovations and their impact on transport policy
  • Sustainability considerations in transport policy planning
  • Addressing equity, accessibility, and social inclusion in transport policy
  • International and regional cooperation in transport policy development
  • Harmonization of transport policies across borders
  • Practical exercises: Developing strategies to address emerging challenges in transport policy

Module 5: Implementing Effective Transport Policy Initiatives

  • Developing an action plan for implementing transport policy initiatives
  • Budgeting and resource allocation for policy implementation
  • Communicating and advocating for transport policy initiatives
  • Overcoming barriers and challenges to policy implementation
  • Building capacity and fostering institutional support

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