The Working Party on Transport Trends and Economics (WP.5) is an intergovernmental body that provides a pan-European forum for exchange of ideas about the progress and challenges concerning sustainable inland transport across the pan-European region.
The objective is to enhance the understanding of the main inland transport trends and developments in the UNECE region and strengthen international cooperation to develop sustainable Euro-Asian transport links.
News and Events
WP.5 27th session (8-10 September 2014):
Two new publications are now available: Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for International Transport Networks and Diesel Engines Exhaust: Myths and Realities.
The Transport Trends and Economics 2011-2012 is out, see the publications page.
On Monday, 3 September 2012, the Working Party held a workshop to consider and review "Urban Transport and Mobility" in UNECE region. The workshop programme is available here.
The International Conference on Adaptation of Transport Networks to Climate Change was held in Alexandropoulis, Greece, on 25-26 June 2012. Related documents, presentations and photos are available here.
Technical assistance to countries with economies in transition
Informal document WP.5 (2014) No. 2 (English only)
EuroMed Transport Project
Informal document WP.5 (2014) No. 8 (English only)
Transport Trends and Challenges in the road sector
Informal document WP.5 (2014) (English)
Transport Trends and Economics: Cases from ECE region