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Transport policies (Operational Group 11)


PREDIT 3: G.O.11

Transport policies (Operational Group 11)
Politique des transports

Background & policy context: 

Policy makers need solid analysis to make decisions. This group will produce tools to help them, covering assessment of past policies, innovation development and prospective analysis.

Strategic Objectives: 

The mission of this group is transversal compared to the other ten groups within Predit 3, since it takes up - in a prospective and integrated way - all the elements of land transportation policies. It will be a matter of identifying the trends and means for a global transportation policy ensuring both more safety and sustainable development.

Programme organisation: 

This operational group focuses on three themes:

- Transport policy assessment
- Transport systems perspectives
- Economy and sociology of innovations.

Leading Institutions:

(1) METLTM: Ministère de l'Equipement, des Transports, du Logement, du Tourisme et de la Mer (Ministry of Public Works, Transport, Housing, Tourism and the Sea), DRAST (Research Directorate)(2) ADEME: Agence de l'Environnement et de la Maîtrise de l'Energie (Environment and Energy Management Agency)

Type of funding:
Programme funding arrangements and funding conditions: 

See main programme form for Predit 3 for details.

Participating countries: 
Total number of projects: 

44 (ongoing in 2002-2003)

Projects covered: 

Examples of projects are:

- State-of-the-art of research on innovation in road transport
- Leisure and tourism time.

Contact Name: 
Mr Jacques Theys (1) Ms Nathalie Martinez (2)
(1) METLTM (Ministère de l'Equipement), DRAST (2) ADEME
tour Pascal B
F - 92055
La Défense
Contact country:
(1) +33 1 40 81 63 21 / (2) +33 4 93 95 79 94
Fax Number: 
(1) +33 1 40 81 14 44 / (2) +33 4 93 95 31 96