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  1. Africa’s cities of the future

    ... opportunities, straining available services such as water, transportation and garbage collection. “Urbanization, particularly in the ... - 25 May 2016

  2. Kigali sparkles on the hills

    ... Kigali residents, including water, sanitation, energy and transportation. Kigali has environmental and sustainability goals that ... of adequate safe and clean water, sanitation, housing and transportation services for all. According to the NGO WaterAid, which is based ... - 25 Apr 2016

  3. 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 ... - 25 Apr 2016

  4. Tanzania records "strong" economic growth in 2015

    ... driven by construction and financial services as well as the transportation and communication sectors. Tanzania's relationship with the ... - 9 Feb 2016

  5. South Sudan: UN mission secures safe release of all personnel taken hostage in Upper Nile state

    ... questioned the UN Mission's questionable involvement in the transportation of weapons. “The barge was not transporting weapons cargo ...

    Sara - 6 Nov 2015

  6. Ebola: A bumpy road to zero transmission

    ... are engaged in cross-border activities such as trading and transportation, according to a report by the union. In addition, border ... - 19 Jun 2015

  7. West Africa: New railway network aims to boost inter-regional trade

    ... seaport’s activities, Benin stands to gain from improved transportation infrastructure. Not everybody in Niamey is convinced that ... - 4 Feb 2015

  8. In Kenya, UN chief kicks off global media campaign to end female genital mutilation

    ... combustion. More “alarmingly,” notes the World Bank, transportation is the fastest growing consumer of fossil fuels and the fastest ... of millions of Africans by introducing clean and efficient transportation.” “The ASTF Framework will provide the platform for ... - 3 Nov 2014

  9. Kicking off ‘Africa Week’ at Headquarters, UN officials call for integrated, peaceful continent

    ... challenge of inadequate infrastructure, especially energy, transportation and technology, remains critical. Access to healthcare and other ... - 23 Oct 2014

  10. World grossly ill-prepared to ‘douse wildfire’ sparked by Ebola, West African leaders tell UN

    ... highly contagious diseases,” all made possible by quicker transportation, increasing urbanization and dense networks of people moving ... - 30 Sep 2014