African Northern Corridor
EENI - Business School.
Sub-subject: African Multimodal Northern Corridor (Burundi, Rwanda, Kenya, and Uganda)
- Introduction to the Northern Corridor (Burundi, Rwanda, Kenya, and Uganda)
- Northern Corridor Transport Network
- Institutional Framework
- Programme Areas
- Gateway to regional markets: the Democratic Republic of the Congo, South
Sudan, and Tanzania.
Sample of the Sub-subject: African Northern Corridor:
Sub-Subject Description (African Multimodal Northern Corridor).
The African Northern Corridor is a logistics project formed by
three landlocked countries (Burundi, Rwanda, and Uganda) and Kenya.
The region of the African Multimodal Northern Corridor: East Africa and Central Africa
The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region is one of the promoters of this Corridor
This African multimodal logistics corridor (waterway + rail + road +
Maritime Port of Mombasa) also links with the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kisangani), South Sudan (Juba), and Tanzania.
The main objective of the African Northern Corridor is to encourage and to facilitate regional trade between member countries.
- Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Burundi belongs to the East African Community (EAC)
- Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, and Uganda belongs to
COMESA (Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa)
- Kenya, South Sudan, and Uganda belongs to the Intergovernmental Authority on
- Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and the Republic of Rwanda
belongs to Economic Community of Great Lakes Countries (CEPGL)
The Northern Corridor Transit and Transport Co-ordination Authority coordinate the project and the implementation of the agreement.
The largest ports nearest the Northern Corridor:
- Port of Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania)
- Port of Mombasa (Kenya)
Links with Lagos-Mombasa corridor and Central Corridor
The African Multimodal Northern Corridor belongs to the African Civilisation.
- Central African Economic Area
- East African Economic Area