p>Despite advancements in recent decades, Africa still lags behind other continents in terms of its infrastructure development. Both the European and African Union aim to cooperate in solving this shortcoming by supporting the African Agenda on Infrastructure development, specifically through the provision of support to the African Union Development Agency (AUDA NEPAD) and the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA). The main targeted sectors are Water, Energy, Transport and TIC, with a special focus on Transport and Connectivity.
The overall objective of this Technical Assistance project is to boost EU-Africa/African continental economic integration. Through this initiative, DT Global will support the African Union (in particular the African Union Commission and its planning agency, AUDA NEPAD) in the prioritization, programming, and implementation processes related to the infrastructure cooperation agenda.
The Technical Assistance will aim at covering the following main tasks:
Results to date include: