April 9, 2019

Taking the Pulse of Africa’s Economy

Africa’s Pulse is a biannual analysis of the near-term macroeconomic outlook for the region, published around the World Bank/IMF Spring and Annual meetings each April and […]
April 9, 2019

Africa’s Pulse 2019 – A World Bank Report

Africa’s Pulse is a biannual analysis of the near-term macroeconomic outlook for the region, published around the World Bank/IMF Spring and Annual meetings each April and […]
November 9, 2018

USAID transmission roadmap guides electricity development in Africa

A roadmap to unlock electricity trade, published by US Agency for International Development (USAID), could guide leaders in identifying and focusing on specific projects that will […]
September 28, 2018

Africa SDGs Index and Dashboard Reports 2018

  The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a universal agenda, calling on all nations to pursue economic development, social inclusion, and environmental sustainability, on the basis […]
September 12, 2018

2018 Global Report on Food Crises

The 2018 Global Report on Food Crises provides the latest estimates of severe hunger in the world. An estimated 124 million people in 51 countries are […]
August 20, 2018

5 things to know about late Kofi Annan, the celebrated UN secretary-general

Kofi Annan, one of the world’s most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first […]
July 23, 2018

Africa SDG Index and Dashboard Report 2018

  Following their adoption in 2015, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have become the world’s shared goals, but their operationalization and ultimate achievement at the country […]
May 12, 2014

WEF Launches U.S.$1.7 Trillion Devt Initiative for Africa

The World Economic Forum and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation has set up a joint task force to redesign development financing for Africa and other developing […]