Low-carbon and Efficient National Freight Logistics Initiative

Project Summary

The objective of this operation is to reduce the Green House Gas (GHG) emissions from the freight transport sector. The operation will finance technical cooperation activities with the specific objectives of: (i) training truck drivers towards more efficient and cleaner driving practices; (ii) developing and implementing a pilot program for a freight broker service. The GEF financing will be leveraged by national counterpart funding that will finance ongoing efforts with the objectives of: (i) train local staff and freight transport stakeholders; (ii) design, develop and improve the existing freight information systems at the Ministry of Transport.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
5842
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Cancelled
Country
Colombia
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Inter-American Development Bank
Executing Agencies
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:
2014

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
4,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
95,000 USD
Total Cost 5,000,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Project Cancelled
13 Dec 2017