Making a world without HIV by 2030 possible: Mayors and local governments as change agents

By |2018-08-02T12:54:08+02:00September 26th 2017|basic infrastructure & housing, , , , , , , , ,

HIV/AIDS continues to be a major health crisis around the world, especially in cities. As part of the Sustainable Development Goals, the Alliance of Mayors and Municipal Leaders on HIV/AIDS in Africa has vouched to eliminate AIDS as a public health threat by 2030. Titus James Twesige explains the situation in Uganda and why mayors can drive positive change.

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Disorder in Public Transportation in Major Cities of Sub-Saharan Africa: The case of Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire

By |2019-03-05T09:47:55+02:00August 22nd 2017|basic infrastructure & housing, urban mobility, , , , ,

Like most major cities in Sub-Saharan Africa, Abidjan has a traffic problem: Congestion, pollution and extortion amongst public transport providers means that the basic service of mobility can only be provided to citizens on a limited scale. Alexis Gueu analyses the situation.

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