Africa-Europe Transport Task Force presents recommendations for EU-Africa transport development

25 July, 2019

European Commission reported (25-Jul-2019) the Africa-Europe Alliance Transport and Connectivity Task Force presented the following recommendations to promote sustainable development and jobs in the transport sector between the EU and Africa:

  • Proper implementation of the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM);
  • Capacity building in the sector needed as a prerequisite for a successful SAATM;
  • Aviation should be understood as a key societal and economic enabler;
  • Prioritisation of suitable aviation infrastructure and access to financing needs;
  • Safety, security, sustainable and efficient ATM must play a key role. [more - original PR]