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Better HIV Prevention in Africa Vital to Managing Long-Term Financial Impact of HIV/AIDS
Elizabeth Lule and Marcus Haacker show future treatment costs may be heaviest in Southern Africa and Uganda.

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 April 1, 2011 
World Bank Managing Director on Innovation for Growth in Africa 
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala emphasizes the need for a regional approach

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 December 8, 2010 
Harnessing a River
for Sustainable Development
 

The Zambezi River flows through 8 countries and reaches 30 million people

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 October 10, 2010 
Can Africa Trade with Africa? 
Intra-African trade accounts for only 10% of the region's total, compared to about 40% in North America and 60% in Western Europe. What can be done?
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Special Report: The Port of Mombasa 
Inefficiency and capacity constraints in East Africa's largest port are slowing regional growth. What can be done? (PDF, 1.2 Mb) 
 
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New public health laboratory network in East Africa 
The World Bank approved US$63.66 million to create a unique regional network of 25 public health laboratories across Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, and Rwanda. This network will operate across country borders, improving access to diagnostic services to vulnerable populations.
 
slideshow photo 3 May 24, 2010 
East Africa showing promising improvements in investment climate 
The pockets of good practice, if adopted by all countries in the region, would yield a very healthy business environment, according to IFC-World Bank report.
 
slideshow photo 3 April 17, 2010 
What lessons can Africa learn from Korea's Development? 
Korea's global rise gives many excellent examples for Africa to follow and learn from.
 
slideshow photo 3 March 23, 2010 
World Bank Approves US$228 Million for Abidjan-Lagos Transport Corridor 
New project will overhaul West Africa's main transport artery from Abidjan to Lagos reducing transit times and costs and increasing trade.
 

Last updated: September 26, 2011



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