Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam

Sustainable Freight and Logistics in the Mekong Region

04/07/2017 - 05:34
Multisector

The project aims at improving productivity, environmental performance and occupational health and safety in the freight transport and logistics sector in the countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion.

The project aims at improving productivity, environmental performance and occupational health and safety in the freight transport and logistics sector in the countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion. Activities include capacity building, developing of investment plan, and awareness raising campaigns. Expected results are for instance fuel efficiency improvement in 400 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises; 20 SMEs investment plan for accessing green finance developed; and 40 SMEs receiving green freight label/certification allowing them to increase competitiveness.   

 

Sector: Private sector and Sustainable development

Benefiting zone: Greater Mekong Subregion (Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam)

 

Useful link

https://greenfreightmekong.org/

Key facts

Budget amount (€): 2 160 000

Duration: February 2016 - January 2019

Implementing Organisations:

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

Mekong Institute (MI)

Greater Mekong Subregion Business Forum