Safe and sustainable transport for rural communities
Safe and sustainable transport for rural communities

In the framework of the ReCAP research strategies a number of themes have been identified that are of common interest to AfCAP and AsCAP partner countries. Around these themes regional or cross-regional research projects are being implemented. This section of the website provides background information on the (cross-) regional projects, relevant resources, ways to get involved and contact details of the implementing teams. 

This section gives information on the following projects:

Climate Adaptation: Risk Management and Resilience Optimisation for Vulnerable Road Access in Africa

Development of Guidelines and Specifications for Low Volume Sealed Roads through Back Analysis

Economic Growth through Effective Road Asset Management (Africa)

Enhancing the Understanding on Safe Motorcyle and Three-Wheeler Use for Rural Transport (Africa)

Evaluation of the Cost-Beneficial Improvement of First Mile Access on Small-Scale Farming and Agricultural Marketing (Africa)

Gender Mainstreaming in the Rural Transport Sector (Africa and Asia)

Interactions: Maintenance-Provision of Access for Rural Transport Services (IMPARTS) (Africa and Asia)

Road Materials and Aggregate Inventory Database (Africa)

Rural Access Index (RAI)

Rural Road Note 01: A Guide to the Application of Pavement Design Methods for Low Volume Rural Roads

Transport Sector Leadership Development Programme (Africa)

Use of appropriate high-tech solutions for road network and condition analysis, with a focus on satellite imagery (Africa)

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