45105-003: Implementation of Sustainable Transport in Asia and the Pacific - New Approaches to Implement Sustainable Low Carbon Transport in the Asia and Pacific Region (Subproject 5)

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Description

In Asian cities, rapid urbanization and the rising incomes are leading to a doubling of the motor fleet every 5-7 years. The uncontrolled growth in motorized traffic is resulting in a rapid growth in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. Transport presently contributes a quarter of the world's energy-related CO2 emissions and this share is expected to grow. The developing member countries (DMCs) across the region are currently developing strategies to address the sector's emissions. However, these ar... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 45105-003
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 8189
Approval Date 12 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 2,300
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Urban Transport
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)

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Ko Sakamoto
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Responsible ADB Department
Regional and Sustainable Development Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Sustainable Infrastructure Division, RSDD

Last PDS Update
29 Aug 2014

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