Sustainable Urban Transport in Chiang Mai

Project Summary

The main project development objective is to improve the technical capacity of CMM for sustainable urban transport development, through technical support on integrated land use and sustainable urban transport planning and pilot demonstration of NMT improvement. This is expected to lead to increased role of more effective and less energy-intensive forms of urban travel including an improved public transport system and NMT (walking, bicycles, bicycle taxis), which will in turn result in long-term reduction of vehicular greenhouse gas emissions.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
4210
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Thailand
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Chiang Mai City Municipality (CMM), Office Of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP),and German Technical Cooperation (GTZ)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:
2010

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
729,630 USD
Co-financing Total
1,765,477 USD
GEF Agency Fees
72,963 USD
Total Cost 2,495,107.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
23 Dec 2009
Concept Approved
28 Jan 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
14 Jun 2011
Project closed
31 Mar 2014