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Funding and Public Private Partnership (PPPs) in Public Transport

21 > 23 Nov. 2021
Dubai, Online, 9.00 AM (GMT+4)
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UITP MENA CTE is launching a training programme on Funding and Public Private Partnership (PPPs) in Public Transport with Road Transport Authority, Dubai. This course features interactive sessions.

Learning objectives

  • Introducing key concepts and principles of funding and PPP for a good public transport system and their potential contradictions 
  • Discover different ways of building a funding strategy at the city level
  • How  you transfer your business model from public to private
  • Get a hold on what PPPs are and what are the key ingredients for their success
  • Learn about the different risk-sharing mechanisms in different PPP models available 
  • Learn from international best practices on the application of such tools

Who is it for?

  • Economists, financial experts, policy makers and project managers from public transport operators and authorities seeking to learn more about infrastructure investment and cost-effective approaches to operations
  • Companies and cities looking to introduce and apply new concepts such as Public Private Partnerships (PPP)
  • Third parties involved in the investment of capital projects and development of public transport systems (national and international banks, development agencies, private stakeholders, etc)
  • Professionals interested in obtaining a wider and international perspective on funding options and financial mechanisms and eager to learn more from international best practice
  • The course welcomes junior and senior participants worldwide

A good level of English is a compulsory requirement to attend the training.

Why choose an online course?

  • Interact with public transport professionals from across the world
  • Be time efficient, with 5 sessions & case studies during 3 days
  • Flexibility to join the sessions from any location in the world, at work or at home

A top level methodology

  • Participate in interactive sessions which includes an introduction by course leaders and open discussions with participants
  • There will be 5 sessions & case studies and each session take 60-90 minutes 
  • Exchange your current practices and experience with your peers 
  • PPP Lab: A group project on PPPs to apply your learnings to a practical case study
  • Each theme will be approached as followed:
    • Basic principles and conceptual approach
    • State of the art development and innovations
    • Good practices examples
    • Interactive exchange between participants and experts

UITP Training Programmes and all related processes are certified for ISO29990:2010 – the standard for learning services for non-formal education and training.

Inspiring trainers & guest speakers

Our skillful trainers are composed of professionals, UITP lecturers and international experts in the fields of funding, financing and PPPs.


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