TICAD IV Follow-up Mechanism Annual Progress Report 2009
Annual Progress Report 2008  Annual Progress Report DIGEST 2009

SectorsImplementing PartnersCountriesReporting Years

WBG: Scale up co-financing, estimated financing of $ 600 million

Yokohama Action Plan
[1] Provide financial and technical assistance for the planning, construction and improvement of regional transport corridors and international ports.
Proposed Measures by Japan/Implementing Partners
● Development/expansion of national and regional transport corridors
Potential Resources, Possible Contributions
WBG: Scale up co-financing of national and regional transport corridors, estimated financing of $ 600 million
Implementing Partners
Related Links
EC: € 5,6 billion in 10th EDF
AfDB: $ 5 billion
GoJ/WBG/AfDB/ICA: Use the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) as a platform to promote regional infrastructure development
Implementation of study and support for development of road infrastructure

Current Status of Implementation 2009

Central Africa/Western Africa/Sub-Saharan Africa/Kenya/Senegal/Ethiopia/Ghana/Botswana/Egypt
On target.
Sub-Saharan Africa: lending for transport infrastructure $1.2 billion.
Regional: (i) Central Africa Regional -- CEMAC Transport and Transit Facilitation Project (Central African Republic, Chad, Cameroon) $217 million.
(ii)West Africa Regional --West Africa Corridor (Mali, Burkina Faso, Ghana) $190 million, Abidjan-Lagos Trade and Facilitation Project Phase 1 under preparation.
Kenya -- Northern Corridor $253 million.
Senegal -- Dakar Toll Road $105 million.
Ethiopia -- Road Sector Phase Four $245 million.
Ghana -- Transport $225 million.
Botswana -- Integrated Transport $186 million.
Egypt -- Egypt Railway Restoration -- $270 million.
The Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic report Africa’s Infrastructure: A time for Transformation: was launched in November 2009. This has generated a new source of data on infrastructure, including funding gaps and potential savings through efficiency improvements at the country and sub-regional levels.
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Current Status of Implementation 2008

(i) CEMAC Transport and Transit Facilitation Project (US$201 million) is under implementation, (ii) The West Africa Corridor (US$190 million) has been approved, (iii) Other components of road and rail corridor projects are currently under preparation or pending approval by the WB Board, and (iv) Co-financing national and regional infrastructure proposals submitted to GoJ.
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