Economics & Research
- 15/10/2015 - AfDB conducts regional training workshop on the development process of Strategic Plans for Agricultural and Rural Statistics in Lusaka
- 27/08/2015 - AfDB conducts national statistics training and capacity building workshop for partners and representatives from 20 African countries
- 20/08/2015 - Meles Zenawi Foundation holds inaugural symposium on the African Democratic Developmental State
Africa’s poverty rates have continued to decline, despite the adverse effects of the recent food, fuel, and global economic crisis, according to the 2014 MDG Report, “Assessing Progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in Africa”, produced annually by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the African Union Commission (AUC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).