Nairobi 1st October, 2019
Nairobi City County Executive Committee member for Transport, Roads and Public Works Dr.Hitan Majevdia on 1st October 2019 officially opened a public lecture at Charter Hall on Sustainable mobility for Kenyan Cities.
Dr. Gil Penarosa who is from Institute for Transportation and Development Policy led the public lecture. ITDP has been working to promote environmentally sustainable and equitable transportation in cities worldwide.
Dr. Gil took the participants through a sustainable transport program in East Africa and emphasized that through a high quality public transport, safe and pleasant spaces for walking and cycling and people centered policies, cities will be able to provide access that is more equitable to economic opportunity, community and culture for everyone.
In attendance were County Engineers and Planning officers from Nairobi County and other Engineers from other Counties.