DRC | SEPTEMBER 20, 2018

With more than 30 million people expected to live in Kinshasa by 2030, it may soon eclipse Lagos as Africa’s most populous city.

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ECONOMIC UPDATE | SEPTEMBER 13, 2018

As the mobile money market in Somalia grows, a new economic analysis recommends government regulations to protect consumers.

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COUNTRY POLICY AND INSTITUTIONAL ASSESSMENT | SEPTEMBER 12, 2018

The most recent CPIA diagnostic shows the quality of Sub-Saharan Africa’s policies and institutions stayed constant in 2017.

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Apr 19, 2018

Africa's Pulse, No. 17, April 2018

A new analysis of African economies shows the region’s growth is projected to reach 3.1% in 2018, and average 3.6% in 2019–20.

Oct 30, 2017

Monitoring Progress in Policy

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

Oct 30, 2017

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.

Oct 31, 2017

Doing Business 2018

The Doing Business project provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 190 economies and selected cities and the subnational and regional levels.

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