Tripoli-Windhoek Trans-African Highway
EENI - Business School.
Sub-subject: Tripoli (Libya) - Windhoek (Namibia) Trans-African Corridor.
- Introduction to the Tripoli-Windhoek Trans-African Highway
- The main features of the Tripoli-Windhoek Corridor
- Access to eight markets of Central, Southern, and North Africa: Angola, Chad, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Namibia, and Libya.
Sample of the Sub-subject: Tripoli-Windhoek Trans-African Highway:
Sub-Subject Description (Tripoli-Windhoek Corridor).
The Tripoli-Windhoek Trans-African Highway, 10,808 kilometres, links:
- North Africa: Libya (1,598 kilometres)
- Central Africa:
Chad (1,930 kilometres), Cameroon (1,517 kilometres), the Central African Republic (482 kilometres), Congo (1,036 kilometres), the Democratic Republic of the Congo (362 kilometres), and Angola (2,001)
- Southern Africa: Namibia (1,519 kilometres)
Key features of the Tripoli-Windhoek Trans-African corridor:
- Countries: Libya, Chad, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Angola, and Namibia.
- The main languages: Arabic, French, Portuguese, and English
- The main religion in the region: Islam and Christianity
- The main cities linked: Tripoli, Abugrin, Al Katrun, Zouar, Moussoro, Massaguet, N'djamena, Garoua, Ngaoundere, Bertoua, Salo, Bomassa, Gamboma, Brazzaville, Kinshasa, Matadi, Mepala, M'banza Congo, Cacula, Lubango, Ondangwa, Oshivelo, Otjiwarongo, Windhoek, Noordoewer, and Cape Town
- Paved: 5,941 kilometres
- Windhoek-Cape Town (South
Africa) is part of the Tripoli-Windhoek Trans-African Highway
The Tripoli-Windhoek Trans-African Highway links with other African corridors:
- In Algiers (Algeria), with the Cairo-Dakar Trans-African Highway. The first 320 kilometres are shared with the Cairo-Dakar Corridor
- In Kano (Nigeria), with the Dakar-N’Djamena corridor
- In Lagos (Nigeria), with the Dakar-Lagos corridor and the Lagos-Mombasa corridor.
- The link Tunisia (Tunis)-Algeria (Gabes-Hazoua-Ghardaia) (800 kilometres) is a feeder of the Algiers-Lagos Trans-African Highway
- Algeria (Tamanrasset)-Mali (Gao-Bamako) -2,226 kilometres- is a
feeder of the Algiers-Lagos Trans-African Highway
- In Angola (Alto Hama) links with the Beira-Lobito
The largest ports near to the Tripoli-Windhoek Trans-African Highway:
- Port of Lobito and Port of Luanda (Angola)
- Port of Douala (Cameroon)
- Port of Pointe Noire (Congo)
- Port of Durban (South Africa)
- Port of Walvis Bay (Namibia)
The Tripoli-Windhoek Trans-African Highway belongs to the African Civilisation.
- Central African Economic Area
- Southern African Economic Area
- East African Economic Area
- Maghrebian Economic Area
Regional Economic Communities involved:
- Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)
- Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)
Africa Development Community (SADC)
- COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite Agreement
- Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC)
- Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS)
- Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CEN-SAD)