Discussion Lists

Debate – Discuss - Share - Ask Questions – Make Contacts

IFRTD members have established a number of lively email discussion forums focusing on various aspects of rural transport and development. These communities provide a platform through which you can engage in debate on relevant issues, seek answers to specific questions, share research findings and project outcomes, and make new contacts.

Rural Transport Development Discussion List:

This is a general discussion list that was established in 1998 by IFRTD network members. Anyone with an interest in rural transport issues in developing countries is invited to join this community. The predominant language of the list is English.

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Gatnet - Gender, Transport and Equity Community:

GATNET is an email network of women and men interested in gender and transport. It aims to share information and ideas, and to debate issues relating to mainstreaming gender into the transport sector, particularly in developing countries. The primary language of the list is English however posts made in French or Spanish are encouraged and are translated into English by the IFRTD Secretariat and members where possible.

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