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Detail of GEF Project #2801

GEF Project ID2801
UNDP PMIS ID3518
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NamePromotion of Environmentally Sustainable Transport in Metropolitan Managua
CountryNicaragua
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational Program11
Strategic ProgramCC-5
PDF-A Approval Date2005-07-05
Pipeline Entry Date2005-12-21
PDF-B Approval Date2006-02-07
Approval Date2006-08-01
CEO Endorsement Date2008-03-31
Project StatusUnder Implementation
GEF AgencyUNDP
Executing AgencyMinistry of the Presidency of Nicaragua
DescriptionThe general objective of the proposed project is to mitigate GHG emissions by promoting a sustainable urban transport system in Metropolitan Managua, by means of modal shifts to public and non-motorized transport. The GEF intervention will support the implementation of a more environmentally sustainable transport system in Metropolitan Managua and its replication in provincial cities.
Implementation StatusThe only activity that took place this last quarter fell under the component of legal framework. The work done by the international expert provided the basic structure with which to formulate a new and solid transportation law and business esqueme. Furthermore, this legal framework sets the stage for the dialogue and negotiation on this subject. This framework is of great importance because of the lack of such a framework in the world of local legal experience and know how.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
PDF B Amount
325,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,875,000 USD
GEF Grant
4,225,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
60,590,000 USD
Project Cost
64,815,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
422,500 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
3,875,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
60,590,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
64,815,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Endo.)
290,115 USD
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