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Africa Transforming : Stories of Innovation and Inspiration (English)

The Africa Transforming series shares stories from Africa that demonstrate the ambitious development agendas that African countries and communities are driving to affect change and inspire others. Development partners are strongly supporting the World Bank Group in matching this ambition. Our financial and technical support is scaling up successful approaches and backing innovative new ones to accelerate progress and catalyze Africa's transformation. Africa Transforming highlights some of the many people, places, and activities making a difference on the ground.

Details

  • Document Date

    2018/01/01

  • Document Type

    Working Paper

  • Report Number

    125408

  • Volume No

    1

  • Total Volume(s)

    2

  • Country

    Africa,

  • Region

    Africa,

  • Disclosure Date

    2018/04/19

  • Disclosure Status

    Disclosed

  • Doc Name

    Stories of Innovation and Inspiration

  • Keywords

    entrepreneur; skill need; labor market every year; information and communication technology; secondary school science teacher; women in developing countries; human capital; kilometers of road; opportunity for woman; source income; source of income; refugee camp; road rehabilitation works; long-term economic growth; formal labor market; natural resource extraction; poverty and gender; small business training; agriculture and livestock; vulnerable young people; land use development; flock of sheep; Science and Technology; agricultural feeder road; number of road; investments in agriculture; girls in school; demand for food; access to property; increasing student enrollment; bachelor of science; farmer; smallholder farmer; inclusive growth; public university; community nutrition; agricultural sector; female entrepreneur; social cohesion; woman entrepreneur; crop use; armed groups; Help community; acute malnutrition; wildlife poaching; food insecurity; agricultural activity; Business Incubator; agricultural input; Higher Education; political will; student intake; course offering; Distance Learning; weight gain; Civil War; reduced pressure; innovative product; disadvantaged backgrounds; traditional business; palm oil; ethnic group; agricultural productivity; business acumen; life skill; repayment rate; civil engineer; educated woman; Diaspora; emergency need; potential output; livestock producer; park authority; agricultural data; crisis support; farming technique; farmers' organizations; extension service; seed finance; funding support; small producer; mineral wealth; sustainable livelihood; farmer produce; school tuition; poor girl; working-age women; production process; software solution; marketing skills; road work; steady income; formal sector; research show; open door; cattle feed; profit increase; international market; government play; enabling environment; pilot program; start-up business; community group; agricultural market; livestock keeper; regional ecosystems; solving problem; emergency operation; women's empowerment; adolescent girl; government effort; rural area; humanitarian crisis; host population; Technical Training; commercial crop; economic sector; environmental degradation; productive activity; cashew nut; business practice; quality service; career path; marketable skill; national broadcasting; legal arrangement; entrepreneurial skill; auto mechanic; vocational skill; employment opportunities; employment opportunity; digital marketplace; vulnerable population; entrepreneurial opportunity; central program; creating job; civil strife; market business; affordable fees; temporary employment; vulnerable people; long-term benefits; main road; high school; drought conditions; Public Infrastructure; business environment; fruit juice; strategic partner; health opportunity; nutritional health; rural commune; chronic malnutrition; Early childhood; processing capacity; nutritional supplement; malnourished child; business opportunity; skilled workforce; young woman; Vocational Training; practical knowledge; personal development; microfinance organization; irrigation development; tourism training; peacekeeping operation; evening class; law degree; discriminatory law; financing need; entrepreneurship training; microfinance institution; international rating; individual loan; rural economy; market information; administrative center; Agricultural Extension; population pressure; nature reserve; livestock activities; monthly income; market gardeners; technology start-up; crop yield; individual level; practical training; green growth; student population; job offer; strategic partnerships; social inclusion; red tape; female farmer; land administration; bus system; south sudan; resource-rich country; day laborer; loan repayment; viable business; business planning; scientific skill; private investor; unemployment problem; university student; clean drain; public place; delivering services; livelihood program; education grant

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Africa Transforming : Stories of Innovation and Inspiration (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group. http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/155931524137022662/Stories-of-Innovation-and-Inspiration