On Saturday 22 January 2022, the women of Women In Logistics – Africa (WILA) based in Abidjan, Ivory Coast met for the very first time in order to get to know each other better, to exchange, to consolidate links and to share a very enriching moment around the theme “INSPIRE, CONNECT & IMPACT”.

The theme of the meeting “INSPIRE, CONNECT & IMPACT” was moderated by Mrs Lynda Aphing-Kouassi, Managing Director of CABINET INTERNATIONAL KAIZENE who spoke to the women of the WILA network about the need to develop their leadership, to network effectively but above all to carry out actions of impact (social and/or economic) within their communities.

According to Christiane Ohin-Traoré, founding president of Women In Logistics – Africa (WILA): “The continent’s development prospects will depend to a large extent on the contribution of women and the place they are given in building the future.”

The Women In Logistics-Africa (WILA) was founded on 19 April 2021 and currently has more than 260 women from more than 10 African countries who work in the supply chain/logistics industry.


Launch of the report “Pirates and Oil Theft in the Niger Delta: an analysis of the connection between piracy and oil bunkering”

The CRIMSON project is pleased to announce the “Pirates and Oil Theft in the Niger Delta: an analysis of the connection between piracy and oil bunkering” report, launched on 1st December 2022 at the G7++ Friends of the Gulf of Guinea (FoGG) in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire. The study was coordinated by Thomas Kieler, EU Delegation […]

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Senegal: African Development Bank to invest over €166 million in construction of highway to open up the country’s north

The construction of a highway between Dakar and Saint Louis will open up Senegal’s northern regions, considered the country’s rice granary and an area with high mining potential. The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank, has approved a loan of  €166.36 million to Senegal for construction of the Dakar-Tivaouane-Saint Louis highway, which will […]

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Uganda : Rehabilitation of Bulindo-Nsasa-Namugongo Roads

Residents of Bulindo, Nsasa and Namugongo in Kira Municipality relieved as rehabilitation works for the 4.56 Km road that links them commences. The 4.56 Km stretch has been characterized by dust during the dry season and excess mad and gullies during the rainy season. The residents are therefore greatly relieved at the prospect of upgrading […]

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