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Bamboo Bicycles in Kisumu, Kenya

Athanasiades, Katherine; Eames, Michelle; Hussein, Riham; Rhee, Young

This study assesses the feasibility of initiating a bamboo bicycle production facility in the Millennium City of Kisumu, Kenya, drawing on a previous study analyzing a similar venture in Kumasi, Ghana, another of the Millennium Cities.

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Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment
Millennium Cities Initiative
Millennium Cities Initiative and Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment
MCI and VCC Working Paper Series on Investment in the Millennium Cities, 09/2009
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May 5, 2010
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