Expected impact on people and wider economy
Provide safer, and more reliable transport for approximately 38.5k passengers/ year. Based on survey data, 40% live on or below the international poverty line. Many of these consumers are local traders or employed by SMEs who use the ferries to increase access to markets which leads to greater income generation.
8.5 + 9.4 – Develop regional and trans-border infrastructure, to support economic development and well-being.