From March 19-20, 2024, more than 1,000 transport and finance experts gathered at World Bank Headquarters in Washington, DC—alongside 1,800 more who gathered online—for the 21st edition of Transforming Transportation to explore how to mobilize resources for sustainable transportation. Co-hosted by the World Bank and WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities, the two-day conference explored strategies that cities, countries and investors must pursue to simultaneously close the climate finance gap and develop safer, greener, more accessible and more climate resilient transport systems. Learn more at