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The State of the Africa Region
The State of the Africa Region
October 12, 2013World Bank, MC13-301, 1818 H St NW, Washington, DC 20433

The State of the Region will bring together policymakers, civil society representatives, development partners, and Bank Group management to review Africa’s recent progress and future challenges in reducing poverty and promoting shared prosperity, as well as some of the risks now facing the continent.


  • Makhtar Diop, Vice President, World Bank, Africa Region
  • Francisco H. G. Ferreira, Acting Chief Economist, World Bank, Africa Region


  • M. Sidi Ould Tah, Minister of Economic Affairs and Development, Mauritania
  • Maria Kiwanuka, Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Uganda

  • Document: Brochure
  • Date: Saturday, October 12, 2013
  • Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. EDT
  • Watch Live: Livestream
  • Location: World Bank
    1818 H St NW, Washington, DC 20433


The State of the Region Annual Meetings 2013

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