UATP IN THE SECOND VALIDATION WORKSHOP ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE SUPPORT TO THE TRANSPORT SECTOR DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME

Held from 21 to 22 September 2016 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the Second Validation Workshop on The Implementation of the Support to the Transport Sector Development Programme gathered several experts from various backgrounds to discuss about the implementation of a harmonized transport policy in Africa.

The workshop examined several reports including:

  1. Reports on the design of intelligent corridors and costs for at least one Corridor Intelligent Driver Project for its implementation;
  2. The report on aspects of Road Management and Security of the development programme support of the transport sector;
  3. White Paper on the revised Transport Policy;
  4. The report on Detailed Guidelines for Sustainable Transport.

UATP congratulates the African Union Commission and the European Union Commission for organizing this workshop which puts transport to the central of concerns across the continent, and especially for consideration of urban mobility issues in the transport development scheme in Africa.

The invitation and participation of the Secretary General of the Association in this event shows the importance and consideration of the UATP vision for the development of Public Transport on the continent.