Brazilian public transportation issues... and solutions

Brazilian public transportation issues... and solutions

The increase in bus fare brings more headaches for the Brazilian citizen than electricity, water or telephone bills. This insight was revealed in unpublished research from NTU (National Association of Urban Transport) presented at the 2014 National Seminar . The Association surveyed 91 representatives from the transport sector, including opinion leaders, policy makers, entrepreneurs, journalists, experts, parliamentarians, and representatives of municipal councils and academics. The survey asked, what solutions are there to the social demands for public transport? The many solutions proposed by the group of participants based on three central claims of Brazilians: Price, Quality, and Transparency. Below are the solutions proposed by the survey’s participants: Price “Not for 20 cents .” This sentence was present during the wave of protests last year, triggered by an increas...

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