Connectivity Initiatives Around the World
Trans-Asian Railway Network
A project of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), the Trans-Asian Railway aims to create an integrated freight railway network across Asia and Europe. Currently, it comprises 117,500 kilometers of railway lines, serving 28 member countries.
Image Credit: UNESCAP, 2017. Available from: http://www.unescap.org/sites/default/files/TAR%20map_1Nov2016.pdf.