UNDP Special Skills Expert, Ministry of Labour, Republic of South Sudan
Emmanuel Roy Longo Milla Biography
Emmanuel Longo is an engineer with over 18 years of experience in transport policy planning, rural and urban transport, road safety, regional Integration, land-use, air quality, and climate change. As Advisor at the Ministry of Transport and Director General of Planning, Policy, Training and Research, he coordinates the World Bank’s Sustainable Urban Transport Management program of the Africa Transport Policy Program (SSATP) on urban transport and sustainability policy in South Sudan.
For the Government of South Sudan, he leads efforts on regional integration via the Northern Corridor Regional Integration Project (NCRIP) through development of the regional standard gauge railway, development of common policies and their subsequent harmonization, and now integration of Republic of South Sudan into the East Africa Community. Prior to that, he was a national consultant with the World Bank, USAID and an engineer
with both the UNDP and UNICEF. He was one of the consultants that developed the Republic of South Sudan’s Road Sector Development Program 2016-2020.
Mr. Longo holds a Masters Degree in Engineering from Edinburgh Napier University and an Undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering from Leeds University.