Sub-Saharan Africa’s growth picked up moderately in 2014, to 4.5%, compared with 4.2% in 2013. Regional GDP growth is projected to remain broadly unchanged at 4.6% in 2015. Despite headwinds, growth is projected to pick up to 5.1% by 2017, lifted by infrastructure investment, increased agriculture production, and buoyant services.
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Paul Noumba Um, a Cameroonian and French national, is currently the Country Director for Mali, Niger and Chad. Previously, he was the sector manager for private sector development and finance for West... Show More + and Central Africa. Show Less -
Hartwig Schafer is Vice President, Operations Policy and Country Services. He is responsible for the World Bank’s business policies, practices, and procedures for lending products and knowledge servic... Show More +es for client countries. Show Less -
Job Title: Vice President, Operations Policy & Country Services