Less Bias Against Public Transport in Emerging Countries

Less Bias Against Public Transport in Emerging Countries

Originally submitted by Cornelia Daheim
last updated by Sivert von Saldern

Weak Signal's progress: fully-fledged

This Weak Signal came from: 
European Commission Framework Programme for RTD

The theme/scheme related to this Weak Signal: 
Theme 7 - Transport (including aeronautics)

The sub-theme that best relates to this Weak Signal: 
SST: Ensuring sustainable urban mobility

When did the Weak Signal manifest ? 
2005-now

Weak Signal's description 
Increasing public awareness towards sustainable mobility and a broad acceptance for public transportation services in Europe have helped to change the negative perception of it in emerging countries. It is perceived less as the means of transportation for the lower classes.