Dr. Jacqueline M. Klopp speaks at the Africa Transport Policy Program in Abuja, July 6, 2018

by | July 21, 2018

Associate Research Scholar Jacqueline Klopp spoke at the Africa Transport Policy Program (SSATP) annual meeting in Abuja, Nigeria July 2-6, 2018. The meeting on “Africa’s Rapid Urbanization and the Response to Urban Mobility in the Digital Age” brought 230 participants from across Africa to focus on regional integration, road safety and urban mobility. Dr. Klopp participated on a Ministerial Panel on the conference theme with Ministers of Transportation from Ghana, Liberia, Morocco, Senegal, Sierra Leone. The Panel was chaired by the State Minister of Aviation (Nigeria) and moderator was Mr. Alioune Badiane, former Director of UN Habitat and President of the Urban ThinkTank Africa -TUTTA. The communique coming out of the meeting includes important policy steps forward for the continent and can be found here.

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