Inspired by our 30th Anniversary in 2015, the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy is taking a look at how far the field of sustainable transportation has come, where it’s going next, and what it means to the people involved.  We asked advocates, experts, activists and everyone in between to share their perspective on sustainable transport in all its forms. Be it a love of biking, a commitment to stopping climate change, or their experience shaping urban growth, we reached out to friends and fellow city shapers to ask about what motivates them to be part of the movement toward sustainable urban mobility.

Here are a few of our favorite responses, with more added every week:

See more about ITDP’s 30 Years, including an interactive timeline, our vision for cities, and in depth discussions with more of our partners

Heather Thompson
ITDP Interim CEO 

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Clarisse Linke
Country Director, ITDP Brazil

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Andres Fingeret
Country Director, ITDP Argentina

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Zhu Xianyuan
 Vice Country Director, ITDP China

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Bernardo Baranda
Regional Director, ITDP Latin America

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Bernardo Baranda
Director Regional, ITDP Latinoamérica

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Xavier Treviño
Country Director, ITDP Mexico

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Xavier Treviño
Director, ITDP México

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Yoga Adiwinarto
Country Director, ITDP Indonesia

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Yoga Adiwinarto
Country Director, ITDP Indonesia 

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Jon Orcutt
Former New York City Department of Transportation Policy Director

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Jon Orcutt
Former New York City Department of Transportation Policy Director

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Carlosfelipe Pardo
Despacio

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Daniel Firth
Chief Strategy Officer of Transportation, Stockholm, Sweden

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Aaron Golub
Arizona State University

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Ranjit Gagdil
Parisar

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Ida Auken
Member of Danish Parliament & Former Minister for the Environment

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Jessica Zafra
BusinessWorld 

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Donald Shoup
University of California, Los Angeles 

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Donald Shoup
University of California, Los Angeles 

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Shin-pei Tsay
TransitCenter

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Yelena Yerzakovich
UNDP-GEF City of Almaty Sustainable Transit Project 

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Gabe Klein
Fontinalis Partners, Former Chicago Transportation Commissioner

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Anuj Malhotra
Centre for Green Mobility

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See more in depth discussions with experts and an overview of ITDP’s 30 years in the field

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