Bus Rapid Transit and Pedestrian Improvements in Jakarta

Project Summary

The project addresses the key root cause of transport un-sustainability: a dysfunctional transport pricing structure which de facto subsidizes private motor vehicle use by undervaluing scarce public space.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP), DKI Jakarta Government, Yogyakarta Provincial and Municipal Governments, Palembang Municipal Government, Batam Municipal Government, Makassar Municipal Government
GEF Project Manager
Chikara Nishida |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
348,300 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,812,000 USD
Co-financing Total
187,975,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
554,427 USD
Total Cost 194,135,300.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
14 Oct 2005
Preparation Grant Approved
06 Mar 2006
Concept Approved
12 Jun 2006
Project Approved for Implementation
29 Nov 2006
Project closed
01 Dec 2011