Green Freight in the Greater Mekong Subregion

This brief summarizes lessons learned from green freight feasibility analyses conducted under the GMS Core Environment Program between 2010 and 2014. It presents five key messages that policymakers and practitioners need to be aware of while developing strategies and projects to improve road freight fuel efficiency in the GMS. It also provides an overview of the GMS Core Environment Program’s Green Freight Initiative.

Resources

File Name Size Modified
Green Freight in the GMS.pdf 1 MB 19-04-2015

Publish Date: 15th April 2015

Last Updated: 1st September 2015

See more content: Publication Climate Change GMS

See also

Climate Change Vulnerability, Adaptation and Mitigation in the GMS

1st January 2011
Publication

This publication illustrates how climate change activities are being integrated across CEP programs. A case study of Peam Krasaob Province, Cambodia, demonstrates how vulnerability and adaptation capacity can be strengthened when the appropriate measures are taken as part of program design.

More details

ADB and Climate Investment Funds: Innovation and Action on Climate Change in Asia and the Pacific

28th May 2014
Publication

This document presents ADB’s experience in the development of CIF programs and highlights some of the innovative transformations anticipated or already achieved by ADB projects using CIF funding. 

In particular, this overview of ADB and CIF activities in the region shows that ADB continues to be committed to building the capacity of its DMCs to address climate change issues by delivering not only finance but also critical knowledge and technology, and by leveraging additional finance, particularly from the private sector.

More details
Back to Online Library