World Bank Africa

World Bank Africa


Welcome to the World Bank Africa Region. Fighting poverty with passion and professionalism for lasting results.

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Ester Tembe, a florist from #Mozambique , encourages everyone to get the #COVID19  vaccine so that “we can overcome the pandemic and move toward some sense of normalcy.” Follow #Vaccines4Africa  for more videos and RT to show your support.

#Uganda : Economic recovery will be faster, stronger and more sustainable if it brings mor #women  into the center of profitable economic activity, according to our latest economic update. Learn more:

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For African youth, the #music  industry could be a promising source of employment in the world’s rapidly growing creative economy. Here are 6 strategies for promoting youth-led music enterprises: #YouthEmployment  @S4YE_Coalition 

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With much of the region's infrastructure & transportation systems yet to be built, investments in climate-smart #cities  can accelerate the creation of jobs. 🏙️ 🚇 Download the latest #AfricasPulse  report to know more:

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TODAY at ⏰ 8:30AM EST, @WorldBank  will mark #IDPD  to honor persons with disabilities and promote their leadership and participation in a post COVID-19 world. Join us on @WorldBankLiveLive ! #Road2Inclusion 

We acknowledge Engwase Banda Mwale of @ngocc_gender  in #Zambia  , who promotes #GBV  awareness because women are the bedrock of families, communities and societies — and their work matters. #16Days  #OrangetheWorld 

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Our series "Since you asked" 💬 answers YOUR questions about the @WorldBank  Group. How does @WBG_Fin4Dev  work? The International Development Association (IDA) works with the poorest countries to boost economic growth + build resilience + alleviate poverty. Learn more ⬇️

✅Communication ✅Coordination ✅Consultation ✅Certification Are pivotal to the #RepublicofCongo ’s CG#COVID  vaccines campaign, watch Health Expert, Lombe Kasonde discuss the nation’s journey towards increasing vaccine accessibility and overcoming hesitancy.

In #Nigeria  NG this project builds trust between communities and government agencies and gives a voice to persons with disabilities. Learn about our work in fostering inclusive development: | | @WBG_SocialDev  #Road2Inclusion  #IDPD 

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Are you concerned about #ClimateChange 's impact on #Africa 's future? @AlbertZeufack  will answer your questions!⏰Tune in on Nov 10, 9AM ET / 1PM GMT for a dynamic discussion on Africa's economic outlook with @gyude_moore . REGISTER NOW: #AskAlbertZeufack 

What are the harmful effects of plastic waste in your country? What can we do about it? Participate in the @WorldBankAfrica  #PlantTreesNotPlastics  🌳♵ photo/video contest for a chance to win prizes and give exposure to your photography/video.

[TWITTER SPACE] Will #COVID19  vaccines help the economic recovery in #Africa ? Register for our #TwitterSpace  event with @WorldBankAfrica  Chief Economist, @AlbertZeufack , in conversation with @gyude_moore  to find out! ⏩ #AskAlbertZeufack 

WATCH LIVE on Thursday: Join @WorldBankAfrica  chief economist, @AlbertZeufack  for a FACEBOOK LIVE on the economic impact of #COVID19  in #Africa  ➡️ Leave us your questions and comments below for a chance to have them answered! sPulse #AfricasPulse 

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There's something special about a childcare facility in Manga, #BurkinaFaso  ?? — it's entirely mobile, moving w/ mothers from one worksite to another. Learn how this innovative project is transforming the lives of women & children. #IWD2021 

📸 Pick up your camera! Are you between 18 and 35 years old? Living in Eastern or Southern Africa? Get creative & enter the @WorldBankAfrica  #PlantTreesNotPlastics  🌳 ♵ photo/video competition here ⤵️

ZW NEW REPORT: Despite the impact of #COVID19 , including an increase in extreme poverty, #Zimbabwe  is poised for recovery. Read more ⬇️

Do you know a female engineer? Tag her below and celebrate #GirlsinICT  with us! Keep reading to learn more about how the @WorldBank  is working to empower girls in tech and close the digital gender gap in #Africa : // @ITU  @MarieMarieNelly  @UNESCOICTs 

SS Our plan to rebuild: Our new report urges #SouthSudan  to adjust public policies to support jobs, and calls for targeted donor investments to spur economic recovery. Read more ⤵️

🎙 [PODCAST] Will #COVID19  vaccines help the economic recovery in #Africa ? 🔈 Listen to our @WorldBankAfrica  economist, César Calderón, in conversation with @AlbertZeufack  on the latest #Afronomics  podcast to find out! ⏩

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