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Detail of GEF Project #572

GEF Project ID572
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameTeheran Transport Emissions Reduction
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational Program5; 11
Approval Date1992-04-01
GEF Agency Approval Date1993-10-05
Project Completion Date1997-12-31
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyOffice of Transportation and Traffic Affairs, Teheran Municipality
DescriptionThe study will identify least-cost short and long-term options for reducing vehicular emissions in Tehran, based on an analysis of policy and technology constraints, and will suggest specific actions which could be taken to overcome those constraints.
Implementation StatusEmissions monitoring equipment (stationary pollution monitoring equipment, mobile monitoring station, and a display graphically illustrating pollution levels at various stations) was installed around Teheran, and is functioning properly. An international conference on transport related air pollution was held May 1997 with a reported 1,400 participants to discuss the study's findings. Project was completed on 12/31/97 and the ICR produced on 6/1/98.
GEF Project Grant
2,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
2,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
2,000,000 USD
Project Cost
4,000,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
2,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
2,000,000 USD
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