Eastern & Southern Africa
This diverse region of 26 countries is home to about half a billion of Africa’s people.
Western & Central Africa
Helping the 22 countries of the sub-region deliver strong development outcomes.
Oct 04, 2022
Economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is set to decelerate from 4.1% in 2021 to 3.3% in 2022.
Oct 03, 2022
The 2022 CPIA Report measures each country’s quality of policies and institutional frameworks, and ability to support sustainable growth and poverty reduction, covering the year from January to December 2021.
IDA in Africa
With IDA’s help, hundreds of millions of people have escaped poverty—through the creation of jobs, access to clean water, schools, roads, nutrition, electricity, and more.
Oct 06, 2022
Africa’s Human Capital Plan
Read the World Bank’s plan to support African countries to strengthen the quantity, efficiency and impact of investments in people.
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