Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Roadways map
Accelerating Road Safety, a Priority for Poorest Countries
The World Bank - 11/17/2015 8:03:17 PM
... death among those aged 15 to 29 The road safety challenge requires decisive and committed leadership, effective funding, and accelerated action if countries are to meet targets through proven results All World Bank road projects today address road saf ...
World leaders to launch bid for climate breakthrough in Paris
Reuters - 11/30/2015 8:20:40 AM
Facing such alarming projections, the leaders of more than 150 countries responsible for about 90 percent of the world's greenhouse gas emissions ... term framework" for additional reductions down the road, Obama said in a Facebook posting before leaving ...
World leaders launch bid for climate breakthrough in Paris
Yahoo News - 11/30/2015 10:22:22 AM
Instead, the summit will produce a "long-term framework" for additional reductions down the road, Obama said ... more than 100 sun-kissed countries, with the aim of raising India's profile on solar power. A handful of the world's other richest ...
World leaders launch bid to rein in climate change in Paris
Bangor Daily News - 11/30/2015 2:04:16 PM
Instead, the summit will produce a “long-term framework” for additional reductions down the road, Obama said ... than 100 sun-kissed countries, with the aim of raising India’s profile on solar power. A handful of the world’s richest entrepreneurs ...
Encouraged that world’s largest emitters have already committed: IPCC chairman on Paris climate talks
Times of India - 11/30/2015 2:04:16 PM
The important thing is that we are hopefully now on a road to ... you had the world's two largest emitters, China and the U.S., working together prior to the negotiations to establish emission-reduction targets. Secondly, over 170 countries have submitted ...
Road deaths cause 3% loss to GDP every year: Nitin Gadkari
Economic Times - 11/30/2015 12:59:51 PM
NEW DELHI: The increasing number of road deaths in the country is causing a loss of 3% to the GDP every ... India has the highest number of roads fatalities in the world, with one person being killed in a road mishap every four minutes.
151 world leaders are meeting to figure out how to beat climate change
The Business Insider - 11/30/2015 7:59:12 AM
Instead, the summit will produce a "long-term framework" for additional reductions down the road, Obama said ... more than 100 sun-kissed countries, with the aim of raising India's profile on solar power. A handful of the world's richest entrepreneurs ...
Study: About 1/3 of world cactus threatened with extinction
The Seattle Times - 11/30/2015 6:18:59 AM
Second is illegal collection, often by aficionados who take seeds or plants to sell in European countries. “These plants belong to the so-called exotic plants, which have ornamental value for people around the world,” said Arias, who was involved in ...
Modi blames developed world; demands more carbon space in Paris agreement
Net India 123 - 11/30/2015 4:27:26 PM
It has been caused by burning of fossil fuels by the industrialised world on their road to prosperity,’’ Mr Modi said ... Mr Modi urged the developed countries to share their technology and resources with developing countries so that these could ...
Obama, other world leaders urge action on climate change
WTHR Indian's News Leader - 11/30/2015 8:49:18 AM
Vidal said a deal would show the world that countries can work together to fight global warming ... A police chase that began following a robbery at the McDonald's near 79st & Fall Creek Road on the city's northeast side ended with a crash in Lawrence.
World leaders gather for Paris climate talks
ITV - 11/30/2015 5:00:14 AM
At one stage, officers armed with riot shields could be seen dragging a man along the road by his legs away from ... David Cameron will be among a host of world leaders to attend the conference, at which 195 countries will be represented.
Three weather warnings issued by Met Eireann
Sunday World - 11/30/2015 10:36:41 AM
Passengers were to be accommodated on cruise services. AA Roadwatch yesterday warned the weather conditions were causing problems throughout the country, with flooding on the Enniscrone/Easky Road in Co. Sligo, and high winds and surface water causing ...
Canada joins group of countries promising to double investment in clean energy
The Province - 11/30/2015 4:41:45 PM
To usher in the Yuletide season, here’s the both holly and jolly Monday morning musings and meditations on the world of sports ... Smyth: NDP’s stance on Site C disturbing to unions Smyth: Road to Premier Clark’s LNG utopia getting
Japan's plans to fuel world's cleanest cars hits roadblock
Automotive News - 11/30/2015 6:18:59 AM
TOKYO (Bloomberg) -- Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has big plans for his country to lead the way in clean cars ... storage tanks and the amount of space between stations and roads, those have applied only to larger facilities. “Japan’s bureaucrats ...