Watch the ITF discussing transit and smart growth at the labour in the climate transition conference held at Berkeley Labor Center. It was one of the official events organised around the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco, USA in September. The ITF was a panelist on the session that looked at the role of workers in developing policies to increase the use of public transport, reduce commutes through transport-oriented development, while dealing with the challenges of ride-hailing services and self-driving vehicles. Other sessions included discussions on: just transition, clean electricity, adaptation and building alliances. Watch the videos from the conference.
The ITF released a statement on ‘green and healthy streets’ to the Global Climate Action Summit.