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African Northern Corridor

Syllabus of the Sub-subject: African Multimodal Northern Corridor (Burundi, Rwanda, Kenya, and Uganda).

  1. Introduction to the Northern Corridor (Burundi, Rwanda, Kenya, and Uganda)
  2. Northern Corridor Transport Network
  3. Institutional Framework
  4. Programme Areas of the Northern Corridor
  5. Gateway to the regional markets: The Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Sudan, and Tanzania
The Sub-subject “African Multimodal Northern Corridor” is part of the following programs:
  1. Professional Master's Program in African Business
  2. Doctorate in Business in Africa (e-learning)
  3. Course: Transport in Africa
  4. Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business

Languages of study English or French Corridor Nord Spanish Corredor Norte Portuguese Corredor Norte.

Sample of the Sub-subject: African Northern Corridor
African Northern Corridor

Opening of the Hispano-African University of International Business

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Description of the Sub-Subject - African Multimodal Northern Corridor.

The African Northern Corridor is a logistics project formed by three landlocked countries (Burundi, Rwanda, and Uganda) and Kenya.

  1. Region of the African Multimodal Northern Corridor: East Africa and Central Africa
  2. 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 facilitate the regional trade between the member countries.

  1. Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Burundi belongs to the East African Community (EAC)
  2. Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, and Uganda belongs to COMESA (Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa)
  3. Kenya, South Sudan, and Uganda belongs to the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD)
  4. 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 coordinates the project and the implementation of the agreement.

Largest ports nearest the Northern Corridor:

  1. Port of Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania)
  2. Port of Mombasa (Kenya)

Links with the Lagos-Mombasa corridor and the Central Corridor

The African Multimodal Northern Corridor belongs to the African Civilisation.

  1. Central African Economic Area
  2. East African Economic Area

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