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Victoria Kwakwa

Vice President, Eastern and Southern Africa

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Vice President, Western and Central Africa

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  • The World Bank
    Apr 13, 2022

    Africa’s Pulse

    Since emerging from its first recession in 25 years, economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa is estimated at 4% in 2021, up by 0.7 percentage point from the October 2021 projections, and up from -2.0% in 2020.

  • The World Bank
    Apr 13, 2022

    CPIA Africa

    The overall 2019 Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA) score for the region’s 39 IDA-eligible countries came in at 3.1, the same as in the previous three years, in a context of moderating per capita growth. ...

  • MAdagascar Hoel

    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.

  • Africa Human Capital Plan
    Apr 18, 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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