Africa Fellowship Program

The application period for the 2020 cohort of the World Bank Group Africa Fellowship Program is now open! Deadline: August 25

BLOG | JUNE 10, 2019

Annette Dixon, WB Vice President for Human Development explains why sustainable economic growth requires womens’ empowerment.


Building human capital is important because investing in health, education, and youth skills development can help end poverty.



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With help from IDA, between 2012 and 2015, the share of people living on less than $1.90/day dropped from 43% to 35%.

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Doing Business in Chad

The Doing Business report provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement. See where your country ranks.

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Main Office Contact
Quartier Beguinage
Av Idriss Miskine
B.P. Box 146
N'Djamena, Tchad
For general information and inquiries
Edmond Badge Dingamhoudou
Communications Officer
+235 6612 7334
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