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Transport and environment in sub-Saharan Africa
This report is authored by a panel of international experts, and provides an introduction to the transport and environment issues in sub-Saharan African countries. It focuses on the key transport-related areas of air pollution, road safety, traffic flow management, equity and climate change.
The study also makes recommendations for the development of sustainable transport policies based on five central principles:
on human health
activity and job creation and avoids the generation of new traffic