Structural Transformation

The Many Faces of Structural Transformation

Structural Transformation is a vast concept that the AfDB is highlighting throughout 2013.
What does it mean concretely? We asked several Bank staff to provide a glimpse of how their work is helping to transform the African continent. Read more

AfDB's Strategy for 2013–2022 - At the Center of Africa’s Transformation

The African Development Bank’s Strategy for 2013–2022 reflects the aspirations of the entire African  continent. It is firmly rooted in a deep understanding and experience of how far Africa has come in  the last decade, and where it wishes to go to in the next. Read More

Infant and maternal mortality is down by a half. Life expectancy is up from 40 to 60 years. There are more children in school than at any time in recent history. Seven out of 10 Africans own a mobile phone. Absolute poverty is on the decline.

Donald Kaberuka
AfDB President