Roads funded by EU left to fall apart in sub-Saharan Africa

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from The Guardian
Published on 18 Jan 2013 View Original

EU finds poor maintenance by recipient countries is leaving roads in ruin, jeopardising work to reduce poverty and hunger

The EU has spent billions of euros to build roads in sub-Saharan Africa that are left to deteriorate because of poor maintenance, the European Court of Auditors said on Tuesday.

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