Financing of sustainable freight transport is often difficult. Public-private partnerships' contribution to sustainable transport is still lagging, focusing to date mostly on roadway development. This page considers foundations and other organizations that provide funds or other forms of finance to sustainable freight transport.

Please click on the organizations below to find out more about their work in financing sustainable freight transport. You can enter key words into the search function (e.g. climate, environment, grantmaking) to tailor the organizations appearing below. You can also use the filters to customize the list of organizations according to geographical region or mode of transport. Please note that you can only choose one geographical region and one mode of transport at the same time.

Please note that this is work in progress. Summaries are only provided for organizations with a global or regional scope and not for organizations focusing on a single country.

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Last updated in April 2016.

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