Public Transportation in South Africa: Challenges and Opportunities
作者: David P. Thomas
作者单位: 1Mount Allison University
刊名: World Journal of Social Science Research, 2016, Vol.3 (3)
来源数据库: Scholink
DOI: 10.22158/wjssr.v3n3p352
原始语种摘要: This article engages with several important questions regarding the state of public transportation in South Africa. It provides a brief description of the historical legacy of apartheid in relation to public transport, and the challenges this posed to the government after 1994. This is followed by a summary of the changing policy frameworks in the post-apartheid era, and an examination of the current policies, trajectories, and major transportation projects within the country. For example, this includes a more detailed discussion of major infrastructure projects such as the Gautrain and Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) in the form of Rea Vaya. Overall, the article argues that the South African government is struggling to build an inclusive public transportation infrastructure that addresses issues...
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  • infrastructure 下层构造
  • article 冠词
  • government 政府
  • policy 政策
  • framework 构架
  • Africa 非洲
  • transportation 搬运
  • access 入口
  • apartheid 种族隔离
  • legacy 遗产