Metro Manila Strategic Mass Rail Transit Development (I), (II), (III)

The early development of the mass public transport system, which is safe, comfortable, economical, punctual and clean, has been anticipated to resolve the worsened road transport condition, and planning of construction of elevated railway network, which is free from at-grade traffic congestion has been promoted. The project objective is to ease traffic congestion and improve the urban environment by improving traffic and transport conditions in Metro Manila, which is mainly relied on the road transportation mode, through construction of a new mass transit line (Line 2).

Area of Evaluation: 

Mitigation

Thematic Cluster: 

Transport

Theme of Evaluation: 

Transport

Sub Cluster: 

Public Transport

GEF Funding: 

No

Level of Evaluation: 

Local

Region: 

East Asia and Pacific

Institution: 

JICA

Evaluation Author: 

JICA

Year of Evaluation: 

2008