Publication: Benin - Transport Sector Investment Program
The objectives of this project (1997-2001) using $40 million of IDA funds were to: (i) safeguard the competitiveness of Benin's transport sector and of its transit corridor through open modal competition; (ii) improve government's capacity for planning, programming and managing transport sector investments; (iii) boost the allocation of resources to infrastructure maintenance; (iv) boost the recovery of user infrastructure charges; (v) expand private sector participation in public works and maximize its impact on the creation of jobs for unskilled labor; (vi) build capacity in sector institutions and optimize human resource utilization; and (vii) protect the environment and improve safety conditions.
“Mohan, P.C.. 2003. Benin - Transport Sector Investment Program. Africa Region Findings & Good Practice Infobriefs; No. 95. © World Bank, Washington, DC. http://openknowledge.worldbank.org/entities/publication/f52e54a2-f7f7-545b-9afa-2b0809e4e7f0 License: CC BY 3.0 IGO.”