Sustainable Urban Transport Project

Project Summary

Reduction of the growth trajectory of GHG emissions from the transport sector in India through the promotion of environmentally sustainable urban transport, strengthening government capacity to plan, finance, implement, operate, and manage climate friendly and sustainable urban transport interventions at national, state and city levels, and increasing the modal share of environmentally friendly transport modes in project cities.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
575,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
22,500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
332,730,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
2,307,500 USD
Total Cost 355,805,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
16 Oct 2006
Preparation Grant Approved
07 May 2007
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2007
Project Approved for Implementation
19 Nov 2009
Project closed
31 Mar 2018