SPECIAL SESSION ON GENDER AND TRANSPORT NEXUS IN ASIA-PACIFIC:  achieving a more equitable and inclusive society

The Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies (EASTS) announces that the 12th International Conference will be held in Binh Duong, Vietnam from 18 to 21 September 2017.

Prospective authors are cordially invited to submit their contributions to a Special Session on Gender and Transport in Asia and the Pacific.

Papers in this session will aim to address and advance knowledge in the topic of gender and transport in Asia and the Pacific. The theme is designed to broaden awareness and understanding of gender-related challenges, barriers and facilitators, and opportunities in the transportation sector, including its wider global implications.

The purpose of this special session is to create stronger representation and advocacy of gender issues, particularly of women, in transportation, and increase women-initiated collaborative linkages and innovations.

Deadline for submission of full papers:   February 15, 2017

Further information is available here.