C40/ITF Report: Making COP26 Count

This report combines findings from modelling and polling with interviews conducted with transport workers, city and union officials around the world to provide key insights into why investing in public transport this decade can protect our jobs, our climate, our future.

Key findings including:

  • Investing in line with climate goals in five cities alone could create over 650,000 new good-quality jobs in those cities.
  • For every job created in the city through investment in public transport, another job is created nationally outside of the city.
  • There is huge public support for public transport investment around the world.
  • Global call for public transport systems to be more accessible, affordable and widespread

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MARCH 2021

The Future Of
Public Transport
Investing in a frontline service
for frontline workers

Research from C40 Cities that reveals the importance of securing a green and just recovery which will:

  • Create 4.6 million new jobs by 2030
  • Cut urban transport emissions by more than half by 2030
  • Reduce air pollution from transport by up to 45%
  • Protect lower income & service sector workers
  • Connect city residents to work, education, and community
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