Beneficiary Country: Brazil
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Project Description: The development objective of the project is to support the implementation of effective and energy-efficiency technologies for the urban transport and road freight sectors in Brazil.
This grant for Green Transport will finance technical assistance, knowledge development, and dissemination activities under two components: (1) Intelligent Transport Systems in urban areas: a desk review of current ITS deployment in Brazil, providing technical and policy advice to a selected city, and a workshop with Bank Staff, the partner city, other invited cities, and experts to discuss challenges and solutions. (2) Energy Efficiency in Freight and Logistics Sector: supporting the design and evaluation of a truck technology pilot test, developing a policy note, and a workshop or meeting.