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Preliminary findings from HVT research conducted by the universities of Southampton and Oxford show that key roads and railways in East Africa are vulnerable to flooding, which could result in significant economic losses. The expected
A new decision-support tool is being developed which can help provide an understanding of how future changes to long-distance transport networks will affect their sustainability and resilience. Long-distance transport networks facilitate the movement of goods
For more than a billion people in Africa, active mobility is their primary mode of transport for getting to work, home, school and essential services – and yet it is often overlooked when considering planning
At an official side event of the International Transport Forum (ITF) in Leipzig, Germany, speakers called for a paradigm shift to create more resilient and inclusive transport in low-income countries (LICs). The session, hosted by
HVT, in collaboration with the International Road Federation and SuM4All, will host an official side-event at the annual summit of the International Transport Forum (ITF) on Friday 20th May to discuss the development of more
Women and girls’ mobility is critical on many levels. Without access to effective transport women cannot access the food and healthcare they need for household survival. They cannot get to work or run businesses, and