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Detail of GEF Project #2596

GEF Project ID2596
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameGhana Urban Transport
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational Program11
Pipeline Entry Date2005-01-11
PDF-B Approval Date2005-01-11
Approval Date2006-06-09
CEO Endorsement Date2007-05-15
GEF Agency Approval Date2007-06-21
Project StatusUnder Implementation
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Road Transport, Government of Ghana
DescriptionThe project objective is to enhance mobility and affordability of bus transport services in the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area (GAMA) in a socially and environmentally sustainable manner. The project would focus on: (a) strengthening policy, institutional, and regulatory framework for managing, coordinating, planning and monitoring urban transport services in GAMA; (b) facilitating person movement on major corridors through a combination of traffic management and implementation of bus rapid transport (BRT) system; and (c) monitoring and evaluation of local and global environmental benefits.
PDF B Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
7,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
7,350,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
29,000,000 USD
Project Cost
36,350,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
661,500 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
7,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
83,000,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
90,350,000 USD
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