Reports and Research Papers

Knowledge has the ability to empower and inspire. It should be open and accessible to all.

On this page you will find links to reports and research papers that have been produced either by Transaid or our partners. Unfortunately, we are unable to publish all of our reports, so please email info@transaid.org if you have a specific area of interest or would like more information on a specific project.

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Transport Management System Training for the Ghana Health Service

This final report summarises the preparation activities, the content of the training, and the conclusions and recommendations that emerged from a 4 day training workshop held in Accra, Ghana in May 2014. Funded by UKaid...

Assessment and Development of a Motorcycle Taxi Rider Training Curriculum

Between December 2014 and April 2015, Transaid, working closely with key stakeholders in Tanzania, have developed an appropriate training curriculum for motorcycle taxi riders (for the full curriculum see annex A). This...

An Investigation into the Role of Transport Operator Associations in Shaping Transport Services in Africa’s Rural Areas

This final report contains the overall findings of the literature review, interviews and field research undertaken in order to investigate the role of transport operator associations in shaping transport services in rural...

Linking Communities to Maternal Healthcare via an Emergency Transport System

The role of mobility and transport in public health is often neglected. Where policy makers do give the issue priority, the focus is more usually on the provision of public transport or on the strengthening of ambulance...

Improving Community Logistics: Using Hovercraft to Improve Distribution of Health Commodities in Madagascar

Improving Community Logistics: Results from the Use of Hovercraft to Improve the Distribution of Health Commodities in Boeny Region, Madagascar. This report outlines a Community Logistics Improvement Project that piloted a...

Linking Rural Communities with Health Services

Linking Rural Communities with Health Services: Assessing the Effectiveness of the Ambulance Services in Meeting the Needs of Rural Communities in West Africa. It is increasingly accepted in our understanding of maternal...

Technical Workshop on Emergency Intermediate Modes of Transport in Madagascar

This report summarises the key preparation activities, desk research, training overview and recommendations from a five day workshop on Emergency Intermediate Modes of Transport (IMT) Design held in June in Antsirabe,...

AFCAP/Transaid Emergency Transport Workshop

This final report summarises the preparation activities, discussions, outcomes and conclusions from a two day emergency transport workshop held in Dar es Salaam in March 2014. This workshop brought together ambulance service...

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