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  1. Private sector’s role in implementing SDGs

    ... the past decade, public-private partnerships have led to new transportation infrastructure in Ethiopia, Tanzania and Nigeria, linking ... - 10 Aug 2017

  2. Partnerships at work in Africa

    ... opened up the neighbouring hinterland, simplifying freight transportation to the Port of Abidjan, the largest port on Africa’s west ... - 10 Aug 2017

  3. Africa’s app-based taxis battle Uber over market share

    ... Photo: Africab Until recently, public transportation in Cairo, Freetown, Lagos, Nairobi and many other African cities ... and Uganda. Uber’s ambition is to dominate the transportation sector in Africa, but it faces stiff competition from local ... - 10 Aug 2017

  4. How South Sudan’s ‘lost boy’ brought water to his village

    ... For the team, though, it has not been an easy ride. Transportation of borehole equipment from one part of the country to the other ... - 9 Aug 2017

  5. Global companies give Africa a second look

    ... living in the US, considers two factors: convenient transportation from the airport and around the city and reliable Internet ... - 9 Aug 2017

  6. Dying from lack of medicines

    ... very costly or unavailable. Added to these are the poor transportation system, a lack of storage facilities for pharmaceutical products ... - 13 Dec 2016

  7. India, Africa rekindle trade ties

    ... Its vehicles, including trucks, semi-trucks and public transportation buses, branded with its red-and-white logos, are common on ... - 25 Nov 2016

  8. Building an efficient road network

    ... at George Mason University in the US, who has conducted transportation studies for the European Union. World Bank studies show that ... remain timid." Topics:  Africa transportation infrastructure trade ...

    amelia - 18 Nov 2016

  9. Investing in clean development

    ... for most such emissions, mainly from their industries and transportation systems, negotiated individual emission reduction targets, with ... to low flows of foreign direct investment to Africa -- weak transportation, communication and energy infrastructure, as well as political ...

    amelia - 20 Oct 2016

  10. Lagos now wears a new look

    ... improvements in social services such as housing, water and transportation, had pushed Lagos to the cliff’s edge. “Manhattan” ... Mr. Fashola used the tax revenues to undertake ambitious transportation and sanitation projects, including the creation of a rail ... - 5 Aug 2016