Africa Competitiveness Report 2013

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The Africa Competitiveness Report 2013 was published during the 2013 World Economic Forum on Africa. It is the fruit of a joint collaboration of the World Bank Group, the African Development Bank and the World Economic Forum and aims to present a policy vision that will help Africa improve the well-being of its citizen by raising its competitiveness, diversifying its economic base and creating jobs for its young and fast-urbanizing population.

By profiling the competitiveness of 38 out of Africa’s 53 countries, the report provides a comprehensive summary of the drivers of productivity and competitiveness and addresses the impact that innovative public-private partneships, anchored to potential growth poles may have in the self-sustaining industrialization of the continent, in the creation of jobs and greater opportunities, as well as on regional integration.

See also


World Economic Forum on Africa 2013: Delivering on Africa’s promise

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