EDUCATION | MAY 6, 2019

Providing hot meals to 89,000 children in 25 communes in Benin has helped reduce absenteeism and dropout rates.

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BLOG4DEV CONTEST | APRIL 15, 2019

Thank you for sharing your promising ideas on how to close the digital gap in Africa!

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HUMAN CAPITAL PROJECT

Building human capital is important because investing in health, education, and youth skills development can help end poverty.

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Country Office Contacts

Main Office Contact
Banque Mondiale
B.P. 03-2112
Cotonou, Bénin
+229-21-30-5857
For general information and inquiries
Yao Gnona Afangbedji
Consultant
+229-21-30-5857
yafangbedji@worldbank.org
For project-related issues and complaints
beninalert@worldbank.org