33487-012: Urban Transport and Environment Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The principal objective of the TA is to assist the Government to formulate an urban transport-based strategy to improve air quality in Dhaka and other major cities in Bangladesh. The scope of the TA involves (i) identifying stakeholders and their role in improving the air quality in major cities, particularly Dhaka; (ii) developing an action plan to control and phase out dirty fuel in the transport sector; (iii) developing an action plan for the introduction of clean fuel based on natural ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 33487-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3297
Approval Date 16 Nov 1999
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport


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