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2012-2015 - Gambia - AfDB/World Bank Joint Assistance Strategy
The Boards of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) approved the first AfDB/World Bank (WB) Joint Assistance Strategy (JAS-1 2008-2011) in March 2008 (Doc. ADB/BD/WP/2008/40-ADF/BD/WP/2008/21). The JAS-1 assessed The Gambia’s development challenges and prospects for sustained growth and poverty reduction, and proposed the following pillars: (i) strengthening the institutional framework for economic management and public service delivery, and; (ii) strengthening the productive sector and enhancing growth and competitiveness.