Africa Information Highway

AfDB platform selected as one of the most innovative data initiatives in the world

The Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century (PARIS21) at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has selected the Bank’s Africa Information Highway as one of the world’s most innovative initiatives to enable and inform the data revolution and post-2015 Sustainable Development Goal agenda. Read the full article

“2015 is a critical year in charting the development future of Africa – the continent that still has the greatest development needs, and the continent that presents the greatest opportunity – for itself and for the world.“

Donald Kaberuka, AfDB President

AfDB at 50

Fifty years on, and from a very modest beginning, the AfDB has grown in stature and maturity, in brand and credibility.

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190 million (+4.9%)

Growth and change in passenger journeys for Africa from 2014 to 2034

Source: Air Passenger Forecast – Global Report, IATA, April 2015.

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