Welcome to the World Bank Africa Region. Fighting poverty with passion and professionalism for lasting results.
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.
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
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:
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
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 #COVID vaccines campaign, watch Health Expert, Lombe Kasonde discuss the nation’s journey towards increasing vaccine accessibility and overcoming hesitancy.
In #Nigeria 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
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
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! ⏩