• Researchers in El Salvador are investigating how to make riding the country’s notorious public transit buses a safer experience. (Photo: Óscar Gómez, Communications Executive (FUSADES)

Dirty, chaotic and unsafe, El Salvador’s network of public transit buses and shelters has long been a serious problem. Now, a group of Salvadoran researchers has identified solutions that could help make using that system safer for everyone in the nation. Part of an ongoing series of stories about innovative projects in the developing world, a partnership between the International Development Research Centre and Canadian Geographic.

Visit the Charting Change website to read “Rethinking El Salvador’s public transit trouble.”