Safety first: the economic cost of crime in South Africa
This event launches the 14th edition of the World Bank’s South Africa Economic Update.
Gender equality could be a game-changer for Africa’s prospects
ISS research quantifies improvements in Africa’s economic outlook as a result of gender equality advances.
Erudite Series on the future of Africa: Financial flows
Inward financial flows including aid, remittances and investment have the potential to improve Africa’s development prospects.
Erudite Series on the future of Africa: Governance
Africa’s governance has remained unchanged over the last decade and needs urgent reform supported by economic growth.
Erudite Series on the future of Africa: Leapfrogging
The impact of leapfrogging and large infrastructure build on Africa’s development potential
At a crossroads: global setbacks for Africa’s development future
Global events, including the Ukraine war, are widening the gap between Africa’s development path and the rest of the world.