Head of Transport Planning and Operations, Rwanda Transport Development Agency
Rwanda Transport Development Agency
Conference Day Two: Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Wednesday, June 26th, 2019
9:00 AM PANEL DISCUSSION: The US$1.3 billion Kampala-Jinja Expressway project connecting Kenya’s port of Mombasa, through Uganda and the DRC, as well as Rwanda and Burundi.
What are the economic benefits of promoting interconnectivity among these countries, and which new routes will it promote?
- Improving roads condition, efficiency, and connectivity among cities by increasing maintenance, constructing 60 new bridges, interchanges and widening roadways.
- Understanding the economic value of the project and the current challenges
- How does this help to reinforce the importance of reducing bureaucracy and promote free trade