DRC: Reinforcement of socio-economic infrastructure in the Central Region
Date posted: 5 March 2014
African Development Bank (AfDB), Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Infrastructure finance
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Common African Position on post-2015: Sirleaf calls for continental dialogue
Date posted: 4 March 2014
African Union, Aid effectiveness, Infrastructure finance
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Commodities: a recent UNGA resolution
Date posted: 4 March 2014
Agricultural trade, Infrastructure finance, Logistics, Mining
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South Africa: briefing by economic, employment and infrastructure development cluster
Date posted: 4 March 2014
Employment, Infrastructure finance, Logistics, Mining, Railways, South Africa
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House Foreign Affairs Committee passes Electrify Africa Act
Date posted: 3 March 2014
Energy sector, Infrastructure finance
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African Ministers call for increased employment impact of infrastructure investments
Date posted: 3 March 2014
African Union, Employment, Infrastructure finance
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OVL to invest $3 billion more in Mozambique gas field
Date posted: 2 March 2014
Energy sector, India, Infrastructure finance, Mozambique
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Cape to Cairo: Exploring the Tripartite FTA agenda
Date posted: 1 March 2014
Climate change, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Industrial policy, Infrastructure finance, Intra-African trade, Logistics, North-South corridor, Southern African Development Community (SADC), Trade facilitation, Tripartite FTA
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Enabling large scale gas and power investments in Mozambique: appraisal report
Date posted: 1 March 2014
Energy sector, Infrastructure finance, Mozambique, Private sector, Regulatory frameworks, Southern African Development Community (SADC)
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Sata calls for robust COMESA growth
Date posted: 27 February 2014
Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Infrastructure finance, Intra-regional trade, Zambia
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Transport infrastructure in central and northern Mozambique: the impact of foreign investment on national development and regional integration
Date posted: 27 February 2014
Development corridor, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Infrastructure finance, Logistics, Mining, Mozambique, Nacala Corridor, Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs), Southern African Development Community (SADC)
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Competition between China and Japan obscures benefits for Africa’s new roads
Date posted: 26 February 2014
China, Infrastructure finance, Logistics
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Namibia Country Strategy Paper 2014-2018
Date posted: 26 February 2014
Development corridor, Infrastructure finance, Logistics, Namibia, Private sector, Southern African Development Community (SADC)
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BRICS to set up their bank within five years, progress slow - Russia
Date posted: 26 February 2014
African Development Bank (AfDB), BRICS, G20, Infrastructure finance, South Africa
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Truckers lose out under railway financing deal with China
Date posted: 25 February 2014
Infrastructure finance, Kenya, Logistics, Railways
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Infrastructure finance

Early Closure of TMSA Programme: The Secretary of State of the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) has decided to terminate its financial contribution to TradeMark Southern Africa (TMSA), as announced on 4 December 2013. As DFID is the sole financier of the TMSA programme of support to the COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite, TMSA will officially be closed from 17 March 2014 instead of 31 October 2014. For more information about the TMSA closure, and for a summary of some of the more notable successes of the Tripartite achieved with TMSA support, please click here