International Transport Forum

2012 Annual Summit / Seamless Transport:Making Connections



United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) – Transport Division

The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), with its 56 member countries, is one of five United Nations regional commissions administered by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). The Transport Division works to facilitate the international movement of persons and goods by inland transport modes. It aims to improve competitiveness, safety, energy efficiency and security in the transport sector, while reducing the adverse effects of transport activities on the environment and contributing effectively to sustainable development.