Infrastructure Working Group

To view the recap for CCA's ​6th "U.S.-Africa Infrastructure Conference: Building Reslient Cities" held on October 7-9, 2014, click here

March 4, 2014    "Leveraging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for Infrastructure Projects"

On March 6th, CCA’s Infrastructure Working Group hosted Aubrey Merpi, Graduate Student at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.  Ms. Merpi presented her master’s capstone project which focusses on ways that the U.S.  private sector might work with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) on infrastructure projects in Africa. Merpi suggested that opportunities abound for USACE to share its capacity building and contracting best practices with African nations and perhaps some focus should be placed on such programs. Read More