NEW US$6 Million Project to Support

The World Bank today announced an additional US$6 million for the continuation of its Improving Health Sector Project in Djibouti.

April 2019

After growing by 4.1 percent in 2017 and 6.0 percent in 2018, output is expected increase by 7 percent in 2019.



Marina Wes

Country Director, Egypt, Yemen and Djibouti

Atou Seck

Resident Representative, Djibouti

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Feb 06, 2019

The Mobility of Displaced Syrians: An Economic and Social Analysis

This report identifies key factors weighing on Syrian refugees contemplating a return home and analyzes how changing conditions in Syria might affect their decisions.

Nov 13, 2018

Expectations and Aspirations: A New Framework for Education in the Middle ...

The report outlines a new framework with a three-pronged approach. Unleashing education’s potential will require a ‘push’ for learning, a ‘pull’ for skills and a new ‘pact for education.

Oct 03, 2018

MENA Economic Monitor, October 2018: A New Economy for the Middle East and ...

MENA countries will have to develop a digital economy. This will require the adoption of new technologies and the provision of “digital public goods”.

Oct 03, 2018

Djibouti's Economic Outlook - October 2018

The near‐term outlook suggests a continuous strengthening of growth, above 7 percent in 2019‐2020, with re‐export capacity and pick‐up in Ethiopian trade transit.

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