45105-003: Implementation of Sustainable Transport in Asia and the Pacific - New Approaches to Implement Sustainable Low Carbon Transport in the Asia and Pacific Region (Subproject 5)
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
In Asian cities, rapid urbanization and the rising incomes are leading to a doubling of the motor fleet every 5-7 years. The uncontrolled growth in motorized traffic is resulting in a rapid growth in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. Transport presently contributes a quarter of the world's energy-related CO2 emissions and this share is expected to grow. The developing member countries (DMCs) across the region are currently developing strategies to address the sector's emissions. However, ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. -
TA No. 8189
|Approval Date||14 May 2014|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||2,800|
|Subsector||Urban public transport|
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
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