Partners & Supporters

Supporting Organizations:
Ministry of Transport (Tanzania) is the government body, with primary responsibility for Transport Policy, Planning and Coordination functions as well as oversight of Infrastructure delivery and asset management. This streamlined Transport structure is intended to deliver integrated Transport planning and service delivery, and consolidation of like-functions to reduce costs and services. In collaboration with other Transport agencies, the Ministry is progressively rolling out key service initiatives to deliver a more capable, safe and reliable transport network across the country.

MCLI was established in 2004 by infrastructure investors, users and service providers on the Maputo Corridor to address constraints hindering freight movement and to market the viability of the corridor for regional trade. Its partnership of public and private sector members and proactive role has resulted in visibility, credibility and acknowledgement as a model corridor management institution. Resulting from investment in key infrastructure, the corridor has been a powerful instrument of regional and economic integration; with over $5 billion invested in the region since its inception, resultant capital flow has provided sustained economic growth on the corridor in recent years. Inherent to MCLI's success is its leveraging of relationships at the highest level to pursue its vision of a cost effective, reliable logistics route.

Town and County Planners Association of Kenya (TCPAK) are a body corporate of town, county, regional and country planners association which brings together professionals, dealing with issues pertaining to town and country planning, urban and regional development, environmental issues, regional and international planning and development among others. TCPAK promotes professional development, education, public awareness, and the protection of built and natural heritage and environment. The Association exists to advance sustainable, integrated and inclusive association for the benefit of the town, county and country planners and professional growth of members through professional practice, advancing planning knowledge and technologies, research, championing the rights of town planners and conducting professional development programs.

Media Partners:
Railways Africa is the African continent's specialist trade, technical, business-to-business publication, and online news service covering all aspects of the rail sector. With the current investment and future potential investment being made in rail and rail infrastructure projects, Railways Africa brings both global and local consultants, manufactures, suppliers and OEM's to the fore. Published every second month, and in publication for 60 years, Railways Africa is the Authoritative publication for the rail industry in Africa.

Project Cargo Network (PCN) is an ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified organisation established to provide a networking platform for the world's top project cargo specialists. PCN's members handle the transportation of oversized and heavy items or shipments that consist of complex components that must be disassembled, shipped and then re-assembled. They offer project cargo management for engineering, procurement and construction companies servicing energy, mining, chemical, petrochemical, pipeline, infrastructure and other sectors. PCN's fast-growing organisation comprises of 220+ specialists in 105+ countries.

Universal Freight Organisation (UFO) was formed in January 2000 and today the ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified association boasts representation in 120+ countries. UFO are proud to have maintained a 'One Member per Country' policy (with the exception of USA and China), making them one of the only remaining exclusive freight forwarder networks in the world.

Cargo Connections was formed in the summer of 2014 and offers Restricted Representation, which means membership will only be offered to a limited number of freight forwarders who offer air, sea and road freight services per country. With a cutting-edge website, Cargo Connections offers innovative membership benefits including a useful Smartphone Service.

Freightbook is a fast growing online searchable database containing profiles of 1000+ freight forwarders in 140+ countries. Each company can provide comprehensive logistics solutions through their experienced staff who have an in-depth understanding of their local market. To obtain rates and advice on a shipment, please complete our Get A Quote form. Freighbook's simple but effective system enables customers to obtain advice and pricing from all registered freight agents in the country of origin, thus providing a variety of options.

InfraPPP World is the new and definitive social media tool that will allow clients to get the latest and updated knowledge on infrastructure and PPP, including: the latest and most relevant news of the infra&PPP sector at a global scale covering EMEA, Americas and Asia Pacific (APAC); every new market report and research about infrastructure and PPP, from the most trusted sources; exclusive recommendations for the best job opportunities; and the best database of PPP tenders and awarded projects.

Railway Pro Communication Platform is designed to increase mutual visibility of railway professionals and investors towards new business opportunities. The platform is built as an interactive channel to share knowledge, technology breakthrough, and projects on the railway sector. Railway Pro Magazine is the foremost international monthly publication that offers companies the insights of the railway business environment and the major factors that shape it, covering all aspects of the railway industry. Available in print as well as online, Railway Pro keeps its readers constantly informed, even when they are on the move. Besides the attractive advertising solutions, the magazine also promotes companies and addresses the railway business community directly through interviews and advertorials.

African Business Central (ABC) is a leading online media company showcasing curated and original news on African Business, primarily, and all things Africa, in general. ABC's rapidly-growing site attracts tens of thousands of visitors every month that read and watch news, analyses, and opinions of business, economic, political, and cultural events in and about Africa. ABC is making its mark around the world telling Africa's success stories and highlighting the continent's swift socio-economic ascent to a rapidly-growing global audience. ABC's core values are based on the notion that business, in general, and entrepreneurship, in particular, is the surest path to Africa's socio-economic progress.

EIN Presswire has a distribution "foot-print" that includes millions of users of our EIN Newsdesk media monitoring services. The portal also maintains one of the world's leading media directories providing up-to-date contacts for media in every country and U.S. state. Further distribution is achieved via RSS, email, partner websites, and social media. EIN Presswire is both a destination (EIN Newsdesk) and a distributor (EIN Presswire) for news. In one place, you can distribute your news to the targeted audiences you select and monitor news on that topic published by thousands of worldwide sources.

Via Libre is the leading Spanish railway magazine. Every month, it provides a treasure of information on a wide range of topics related to railways. It is edited by the Fundacion de los Ferrocarriles Espanoles, and its Editorial Committee includes representatives of all the public Spanish railway and metro companies: Renfe, Adif, the regional railway companies and all the metro companies in the country. Via Libre has over 15,000 subscribers and is highly appreciated among professionals and railway enthusiasts. It is considered to be a "classic" in the railway world, its first issue having appeared in 1964. It is distributed in Spain, Europe and Latin America.

Access Africa is an exclusive platform focused on providing essential information on the investment climate and opportunities in key economic sectors across Africa. Access Africa compiles in-depth reports utilizing country data and statistics, government inputs, expert opinions and interviews with public and private stakeholders. Through a combination of print and online media and select events, Access Africa also provides a broad platform for players across the industry to get their message out and attract international investment attention to their unique projects and products. With its extensive and high profile audience, database and clientele, Access Africa targets key decision makers through its specialized print publications and exclusive high-level forums.

Construction Review Online is the online version of Construction Review magazine, Africa's construction news, building industry, projects, architecture, design, magazine, jobs, tenders and forum for construction professionals. The portal has a global reach targeted at the construction industry, incorporating suppliers, professionals, contractors, governments and non-governmental organizations. Construction Review Online pages have extra information not in the print version such as tenders, jobs, multi-media and past copies of the magazine.