South Africa Selected Projects


EASSy: The Eastern Africa Submarine Cable System

20/10/2017 - Although Africa represents 14% of the world's population, it currently has less than 3% of the world's telephone lines. Africa remains the world's least developed continent in telecommunications. International telecommunications ...

Categories: South Africa, Sudan, Mozambique, Madagascar, Comoros, Tanzania, Kenya, Somalia, Djibouti, Information & Communication Technology, Private Sector


South African wind energy farm lights up over 120,000 homes while saving carbon emissions: AfDB/CIF-funded

15/09/2015 - Situation In recent years, the South African electricity sector, once operationally efficient, ran into major capacity constraints. As a result, power rationing and other measures instituted to prevent the electricity system from ...

Categories: South Africa, Energy & Power, Climate Change


Kazungula Bridge: Bridging the Regional Divide

14/08/2013 - A key road and rail bridge crossing over the Zambezi River along the North – South Corridor, a key trade route linking the port of Durban in South Africa to the inland countries of Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, DRC, and up...

Categories: South Africa, Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Infrastructure, Transport