We catalyze sustainable and equitable transport, public spaces, urban planning and design through research, technical advisory and implementation support. 



Women's Access and Mobility Plan for Cities in Bihar

Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Action Plans have been created for multiple public transport systems in India. These include mainstreaming gender in the infrastructure, last mile connectivity and transit-oriented development proposals, along with the institutional strengthening of the implementing agency.

Gender Equality & Social Inclusion
Public Transport
Design & Monitoring Framework

Gender Equality & Social Inclusion Action Plans


This project comprises of Gender and Leave No One Behind Analyses to promote gender and social inclusion in public transport services, infrastructure, vehicles and functioning of Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation as it transitions to zero-emission bus technologies.

Gender Action Plan
Electric Vehicles
Road Map

Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation Electric Bus Transition


Multi-modal integration Plans are being developed for two metro stations in Bengaluru.

Multi-modal Integration
Complete Streets
Urban Design

Multi-Modal Integration Plans in Bengaluru


The study aims to assess women's safety in bus-based public transport and intermediate public transport in cities in Kerala. It will also create a data collection framework to mainstream gender in urban transportation.

Women's Safety
Bus-based Public Transport
Data Framework

Women’s Safety and Security in Public Transport


The State Road Safety Programme aims to reduce road crash fatalities by 30% through concentrating on safe road infrastructure, safe vehicle standards, driver behaviour, road safety advocacy and enforcement of relevant laws, along with addressing the concerns of social and poverty reduction.

Road Safety

Road Safety

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This research is a part of the HVT Applied Research Programme. It aims to understand the impact of COVID-19 and curtailed public transport operations on women’s access and mobility.

Gender Mainstreaming
Sustainable Transport

Moving Towards Gender Equitable Public Transport Operations in a Post-COVID World


The project- a part of HVT Applied Research Programme- will identify the levers to implement sustainable transportation in the current and post-COVID scenario and will create a manual of reforms and innovative transport solutions adopted by LICs to support the GoI in implementing and scaling up pilot projects. 

Gender Mainstreaming
Sustainable Transport

COVID 19: An opportunity to Reform Urban Transport

Promoting Sustainable Transport in the NCT of Delhi

A 1.5-day training programme was created and facilitated for national and city officials and civil society organizations in Jordan on mainstreaming gender in public transport. The program was designed to include a technical presentation followed by brainstorming sessions on different stages of a public transport journey: access to and from a bus stop, waiting at the stop, boarding and alighting and travel inside the vehicle.

Bus Rapid Transit System
Gender Mainstreaming
Capacity Development

Equitable & Sustainable Transportation in Jordan

This research was part of the High Volume Transport Applied Research Programme and involved understanding the governance of metropolitan regions to facilitate land-use and transport integration. The themes addressed multi-scalar, lateral and geographic coordination, technical expertise, gender and social inclusion.

Metropolitan Governance
Land-Use Transport Integration

Governance of Land-use & Transport Integration

What Do Women & Girls Want From Urban Mobility Systems

Promoting Green Growth in Asia:

Role of Urban Planning & Design to Encourage Environmentally Sustainable Transport

Two capacity building sessions were conducted on gender and Social inclusion in transport with government officials from Nagpur and Ahmedabad as part of the Mobilize Your City initiative.

Social Inclusion
Capacity Building

Capacity Development:

Gender & Social Inclusion in Public Transport