Hosted by the Government of Mali in the capital city of Bamako, the main part of the 2005 Annual Meeting of Sub-Saharan Africa Transport Policy Program (SSATP) stakeholders took place from November 14th to 18th. As preliminary meeting activities commenced on November 10th, the 2005 event occupied nearly eight days. The Meeting addressed issues identified by SSATP members and partners as the most important and challenging for the development of transport in line with Africa's visions and needs, including: developing transport strategies that contribute to poverty reduction; strengthening the links between transport, trade and regional integration; establishing sound institutions and financing arrangements for the roads sector; managing increased financing from development partners; creating a future vision for transport in Africa; improving the mobility of the urban poor; and ensuring that the voices of women are heard in LTDP implementation.
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