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Africa needs to improve the quality of its education, and teach basic skills to adults too, says Africa’s Pulse.

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In South Sudan, involving rival communities in local development is slowly changing people’s minds on resolving deadly disputes.

Poverty | Jul 28, 2017

Collecting data on poverty still means travel, but tablets and cellphones are making it easier, and more interesting and accurate.

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Oct 11, 2017

Africa's Pulse, No. 16, October 2017

Africa needs to improve the quality of its education and teach basic skills to adults, too, says Africa’s Pulse.

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

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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 South Sudan

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