SPWA-CC: Ouagadougou Transport Modal Shift

Project Summary

To improve the efficiency of travel by testing, on a small-scale basis, measures designed to encourage users to forego individual modes of transport in favor of collective transport on Line 3 of the SOTRACO public transport buses and contribute to preparing a clear institutional environment for urban transport. The project will result in GHG emissions reductions from the shift in mode of transport.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Burkina Faso
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment (Direction Générale de l’Amelioretaion du Cadre de Vie, DGACV)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
909,000 USD
Co-financing Total
3,590,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
90,900 USD
Total Cost 4,524,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
03 Aug 2005
Preparation Grant Approved
02 Dec 2003
Concept Approved
23 Mar 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
21 Mar 2010
Project closed
31 Mar 2016