Oct 07, 2021
This edition of the World Bank MENA Economic Update estimates that the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region’s economies, which contracted by 3.8% in 2020, will grow by 2.8% in 2021.
Jul 02, 2021
World Bank assistance to MENA countries focuses on these strategic areas, supporting both near-term recovery and longer-term economic transformation.
Oct 07, 2020
The World Bank’s biennial Poverty and Shared Prosperity report finds that the rate of extreme poverty in the MENA region rose from 3.8% in 2015 to 7.2% in 2018 — the latest year for which data is available.