Event, International Cooperation

Institutional delegation from Yangon hosted at ITHACA in the framework of SUMP project

A delegation from Yangon, Myanmar, composed of 7 representatives led by Colonel Tin Aung Tun, Minister for Security & Border Affairs, visited its project partners in Torino in the week from May 22 to 26.

This exposure visit was planned within the last actions of the SUMP project (Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning), financed by EuropeAid and implemented by Comune di Torino, ITHACA, the Italian NGO CESVI and the YCDC (Yangon City Development Committee), technically assisted by the Torino public company 5T.

The project's main objective is to contribute to shape a more sustainable urban environment in Yangon by directly involving local institutions, citizens and relevant stakeholders for sharing European best practices and expertise in transportation policies and road safety.