Transport

Urban transport in sub-Saharan Africa – summary of diagnostic study & project development and investment pipeline

Diagnostic Study - 2016

Commissioned by the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA), this diagnostic study identifies opportunities for investment to improve sustainable urban transport and mobility in five African cities – Accra, Addis Ababa, Dakar, Dar-es-Salaam and Lagos.


PIDA FINANCIAL STRUCTURING PLAN

Report - 2015

Within context of the significant resource mobilization effort required for PIDA-PAP and in aligned with its mandate of resource mobilization for infrastructure development in Africa, the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA)


Construction Trends in Africa

Report - 2015

This is the third edition of our annual Deloitte African Construction Trends report. Our report this year highlights how capital intensive infrastructure development is progressing on the continent. We also track project updates and flag trends that...


Opening Up Aviation Services in Africa

Report - 2014

The World Bank’s Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostics (AICD) study1 provides analysis of infrastructure gaps, including for aviation, where lack of airline competition and the development of regional airport hubs are noted as importa


Infrastrurcture Financing Trends in Africa - 2013 Report

2014

This annual publication of the ICA, provides a comprehensive easy-to-read  review and description of the infrastructure financing trends in Africa.  It provides specific information on the volume...


Effective Project Preparation for Africa's Infrastructure Development

Concept Paper - For Discussion at 10th ICA Annual Meeting - 2014

The lack of a strong pipeline of well-prepared, bankable projects has been widely recognized as one of the key constraints to infrastructure development in Africa. ‘Project preparation’ is a process which comprises the entire set of...


Profitability and the Air Transport Value Chain

Paper - 2014

Air transport is one of those industries that has transformed the world. Providing rapid connections between the world’s cities by air has enabled the globalization that has shaped modern business and the experiences of individuals. Airlines and the...


Resource Financed Infrastructure - A new form of Financing Infrastructure

Report - 2014

This report, consisting of a study prepared by global project finance specialists Hunton & Williams LLP and comments from six internationally reputed economists and policy makers, provides an analytical discussion of resource financed...


Road Infrastructure Costs: Analysis of Unit Cost and Cost Overruns of Road Infrastructure Projects in Africa

Report - 2014

This is a report of the study on "Road Infrastructure Costs: Analysis of Unit Cost and Cost Overruns of Road Infrastructure Projects in Africa". The study was undertaken within the context of the African Development Bank’s Africa...


Urban Transport Can Public-Private Partnerships Work?

Working Paper - 2014

This paper is a product of the Urban and Disaster Risk Management Department, Sustainable Development Network. It is part of a larger effort by the World Bank to provide open access to its research and make a contribution to development policy discussions around the world. Policy Research Working Papers are also posted on the Web at econ.worldbank. org.