Transformative Urban Mobility Initiative (TUMI)

The Transformative Urban Mobility Initiative (TUMI) is the leading global implementation initiative on sustainable mobility formed through the union of 11 prestigious partners. Theyare united in one goal: changing mobility for the benefit of people and the environment, with a view to the future.

TUMI supports transport projects all around the world and enables policy makers to transform urban mobility.  TUMI is based on three pillars: innovation, knowledge, investment. We support innovative pilot projects around the world. TUMI shares knowledge with planners about modern mobility concepts, in workshops and conferences. TUMI invests in the construction and modernisation of sustainable urban infrastructure.

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  • ADB - Asian Development Bank
  • C40 Cities - Climate Leadership Group
  • CAF - Development Bank of Latin America
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
  • ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
  • ITDP - Institute for Transportation and Development Policy
  • KfW - Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau
  • SLoCaT - Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport
  • WRI - World Resources Institute
  • UN-Habitat

Funders: German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)

Countries: Global

Political Partners:

Duration: 2021 - 2024

Contact: Insa Illgen,


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