Highlights of the 2014 Annual Meetings
"The continent’s five top economies – Nigeria, South African, Egypt, Algeria and Morocco – take the largest part of Africa’s GDP, while the smallest economies – Democratic Republic of Congo, Somalia and Burundi – take less than 1% of the Africa’s GDP. “Africa’s share in the global economy has grown slightly from 4.5% in 2011 up to 5% in 2013. Africa is now the fourth region in the global economy after overtaking Western Asia,” Lufumpa said.
Empowering people through investments in skills and technology needed to boost development.