Promoting Sustainable Transport Solutions for East Africa

Project Summary

Increase awareness of and support for the implementation of sustainable transport solutions, amongst policy makers, stakeholders and the general public in East Africa and beyond, by providing technical assistance and institutional support for the design and implementation of inter-related sustainable transport system in the three capital cities of Kenya, Uganda and Ethiopia.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
UN-HABITAT, ITDP Europe, TRL, City Councils of Addis Ababa, Kampala and Nairobi
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,850,000 USD
Co-financing Total
4,335,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
285,000 USD
Total Cost 7,335,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
09 Nov 2007
Preparation Grant Approved
11 Sep 2009
Concept Approved
31 Mar 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
09 Nov 2010
Project closed