RWANDA ECONOMIC UPDATE | JAN 11, 2018

A new study says Rwanda has urbanized much faster than it thought. The challenge is to turn this into stronger economic growth.

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CHALLENGE FUND COMPETITION | JAN 10, 2018

Take part in the Challenge Fund, a competition to identify and select the most inventive tourism projects.

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REPORT | JAN 9, 2018

Africa's growing population means that economic growth needs to rise even more for countries to bring their poverty rates down.

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Jul 15, 2017

Africa's Pulse, No. 15, April 2017

Economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa is projected to recover to 2.6 percent in 2017, following a marked deceleration in 2016.

Apr 11, 2016

International Development Association (IDA) in Africa

IDA, the World Bank’s fund for the poorest, contributes nearly 50% of its funds to 39 African countries.

Apr 11, 2016

World Bank Africa Multimedia

Watch, listen and click through the latest videos, podcasts and slideshows highlighting the World Bank’s work in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Oct 31, 2016

Doing Business 2017

The Doing Business project provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 190 economies and selected ...

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