EDUCATION | Aug 29, 2017

Child marriage not only puts a stop to girls' hopes and dreams. It also hampers efforts to end poverty.

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EMPLOYMENT

Fisheries make up 5% of GDP and employ a lot of women. More skills as fishmongers may get them broader markets and better credit.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Doing Business in Mauritania

The Doing Business Project provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement. See where Mauritania ranks on the "...

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Main Office Contact
+222-25-41-56
Nouakchott
Nene Oumou Deffa Kane
Communications Associate
B.P. 667
Nouakchott, Mauritania
+222-45-24-11-01
nkane@worldbank.org
Washington
Ivan Velev
Country Program Coordinator
1818 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20433
+1-202-473-0814
Ivelev@worldbank.org