(Day 2 PM Session) Ministerial Transportation Conference of Landlocked Developing Countries
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English
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Ministerial Transportation Conference of Landlocked Developing Countries in Turkmenbashi, Turkmenistan

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Session 5: Sustainable mobility, environmentally sustainable and resilient transport systems, climate change adaptation and mitigation – experiences and best practices

CHAIR: H.E. Mr. Frank Museba Tayali, Minister of Transport and Communication of Zambia

Keynote speeches:● H.E. Mr. Rovshen Jumayev, Deputy Minister of agriculture and environmental protection of Turkmenistan● H.E. Mr. Armen Simonyan, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Territorial Administration and Infrastructure, ArmeniaPanel Presentation● Mr. Motsomi Maletjane, Team Leader, LEG and NAP Unit, Adaptation Division, UNFCCC● Ms. Aida Kurmanova, Head of the UNEP Subregional Office of Central Asia (Online)● Mr. Tashi Dawa, Director, Road Safety and Transport Authority, Bhutan● Mr. Charles Kunaka, Lead Transport Specialist, World Bank Group (Online)

Interactive Discussion

Session 6: Strengthening partnerships for capacity-building, sustainable transport, data, initiatives and road safety

CHAIR: H.E. Mr. Collen Vixen Kelapile, Permanent Representative of Botswana to the United Nations and Global Chair of the Group of Landlocked Developing Countries

Panel Presentation● Mr. Guvanch Akmammedov, Head of the Agency «Turkmen Auto transportation» of the Agency for Transport and Communications under the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan● Mr. Dulguun Damdin-Od, Executive Director, International Think Tank for LLDCs● Mr. Dmitry Shlapachenko, UN Resident Coordinator in Turkmenistan● Mr. Benjamin Dille – Charge d'affaires, Embassy of the United States of America in Turkmenistan● Mr. Jean Todt, Special Envoy of the Secretary General for Road Safety (Video message)● Mr. Rafael Poveda, Transport Specialist, Inter-American Development Bank (online)

Interactive Discussion

Followed by: Way forward and closing

CHAIR: H.E. Mr. Rashid Meredov, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan

Closing Remarks● H.E. Mr. Collen Vixen Kelapile, Permanent Representative of Botswana to the United Nations and Global Chair of the Group of Landlocked Developing Countries● Ms. Rabab Fatima, Under-Secretary-General and High Representative UN-OHRLLS