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Newsletter | December 27, 2018
What's New at GICA? Newsletter for January 2019

Catch up with the latest from GICA in the newsletter for January 2019.

In this issue:

End-of-Year Spotlight: Recommended Reading — A Roundup of Connectivity-focused Publications for...
Blog | December 10, 2018
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Last-Mile Internet Connectivity Photo: Karl Greif / Unsplash.com

Author: Fan Chi Fung, GICA Consultant

Like many of us, I first thought of drones as a tool for photography. For me, owning a drone presented the...

Blog | November 30, 2018
Member Spotlight: Long-term Infrastructure Investors Association (LTIIA) Hardhats lined up on an intermodal container. Photo: rawpixel / Unsplash.com 

Over the past year, the Global Infrastructure Connectivity Alliance membership has grown to 13 members, ranging from...

Blog | November 28, 2018
Six Corridors of Integration: Connectivity Along the Overland Corridors of the Belt and Road Initiative

 

This blog post, written by GICA's co-secretary Charles Kunaka, originally appeared on the World Bank's "The Trade Post" blog channel.

The six land corridors that are the “Belt”...

Blog | November 21, 2018
Member Spotlight: The Commonwealth Secretariat Commonwealth Avenue, Canberra, ACT, Australia. Photo: Marty Southwell / Unsplash.com 

 

Over the past year, the Global Infrastructure Connectivity Alliance membership has grown to 13...

Newsletter | October 01, 2018
What's new at GICA? Newsletter for July – October 2018

Catch up with the latest from GICA in the newsletter for July – October 2018.

In this issue:

GICA Membership Continues to Grow Spotlight on Connectivity: The Web of...
News | September 24, 2018
GICA membership continues to grow with four new members

Since hosting our annual meeting in January 2018, four additional members have joined the Global Infrastructure Connectivity Alliance. The new members include: Republic of Indonesia, The...

Blog | August 27, 2018
Exploring the Potential for Growth and Prosperity in South Asia’s Transport Corridors

This blog post by Martin Melecky, lead economist for South Asia at the World Bank, was originally published on the World Bank's "End Poverty in South Asia" blog channel.

 

No doubt,...

Publication | August 27, 2018
South Asia’s Transport Corridors: Engines of Growth

 

Transport corridors offer enormous potential to boost South Asia’s economic growth, reduce poverty, and spur job creation—provided the new trade routes spread their benefits broadly and...

Blog | July 30, 2018
What’s inside GICA’s online library? A state-of-the-art collection of connectivity resources Photo: mitarart / stock.adobe.com

Authors: GICA's Suriya Binti Abdul Hadi and Sol Iglesias

 

On January 25, 2018, GICA unveiled a unique collection of key resources on multisectoral...

Newsletter | June 30, 2018
What's new at GICA? April – June 2018 newsletter Photo: © Dimitry Pistrov / stock.adobe.com     

Catch up with the latest from GICA in the newsletter for April – June 2018.

In this issue:

Virtual Discussion Highlights...
Blog | June 28, 2018
V2P2P: A helping hand in overcoming the challenges of developing connectivity infrastructure Photo: © rakchai / stock.adobe.com

The task of preparing a viable, feasible, and sustainable infrastructure project can be a daunting one filled with many challenges. Throw in the need to...

Discussion | May 29, 2018
Virtual discussion: Why does connectivity matter?

UPDATE | JUNE 27, 2018: Thank you to everyone who participated in our first virtual discussion. We invite you to read the detailed Discussion Summary, available in the sidebar (at right), or join...

Event | April 19, 2018 11:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Live from WBG–IMF Spring Meetings 2018

As the World Bank Group–International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings 2018 roll out in Washington, DC (April 17 through 21), we invite you to join in as expert panels discuss topics that relate to...

Blog | March 12, 2018
Conversations on connectivity, part 2: The future of infrastructure connectivity Photo: © sittanin / stock.adobe.com

Author: Kara S. Watkins, GICA Communications

 

In between the plenary panels and roundtable discussions at the first GICA annual meeting held in...

Blog | March 12, 2018
Conversations on connectivity, part 1: What lies at the core of connectivity? Photo: © sittanin / stock.adobe.com

Author: Kara S. Watkins, GICA Communications

 

In between the plenary panels and roundtable discussions at the first GICA annual meeting held in...

Blog | March 06, 2018
Highlights: First GICA Annual Meeting

On January 25 – 26, 2018, the Global Infrastructure Connectivity Alliance (GICA) held its first meeting in Paris at the OECD Headquarters, co-organized by the World Bank and the OECD.

What...

Newsletter | March 05, 2018
What's new at GICA? January – March 2018 newsletter

Catch up with the latest from GICA in the newsletter for January – March 2018.

In this issue:

Connecting in Paris: The first GICA annual meeting Transforming Transportation 2018...
Discussion | February 28, 2018
Technology, e-commerce, and trade: Private sector views on trade facilitation and logistics trends

On January 16, 2018, the World Bank Hub for Infrastructure and Urban Development in Singapore (home of the GICA Secretariat) hosted a discussion, which featured the private...

Event | January 25 - January 26, 2018 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Connecting in Paris: First GICA Annual Meeting

Nearly 150 attendees working in infrastructure connectivity-related sectors gathered in Paris 25 – 26 January 2018 for the first GICA Annual Meeting, held at the OECD Headquarters.

Co-...

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