Integrating Africa is the AfDB Group’s blog on regional integration in Africa. It chronicles the issues arising from African countries’ efforts as they work to pool resources and integrate their economies for the development of their regional and individual economies. Read More

Rugamba Alex

Alex Rugamba is Director for Regional Integration and Trade at the African Development Bank. He has worked in the infrastructure sector for over 20 years. His main area of interest is infrastructure development planning, with a special focus on projects that promote regional integration. Previous positions held at the Bank include Coordinator of the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA), Sector Manager for Transport in West and Central Africa, and Resident Representative in Mozambique. He holds a BSc in Civil Engineering from Makerere University and a master’s degree in Highway Engineering from the University of Birmingham in the UK.