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Together we must: 💪🏿 Adapt to challenges 🔗 Connect people and countries ✨ Transform the continent! Discover how the @WorldBank is supporting countries in Western and Central Africa: wrld.bg/sFA550HBR4M #AfricaACTs
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To fulfill the potential of #Africa's music industry, we must protect the work of artists. On the latest episode of #CreativeDevelopment, I sat down with #Kenya's @sautisol to discuss the key role of copyright in developing a strong creative economy: wrld.bg/cJqx50HFuzr.
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Delighted to announce the launching of this new report: Download free here! How Learning Continued during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Global Lessons from Initiatives to Support Learners and Teachers 🚀Book+Blog as result of a collaborative partnership 👇+info oecd.org/education/how-learn…
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In South Sudan, a cash assistance prog. is helping those living in extreme poverty meet their immediate needs, such as purchasing food, but also helping them save for the future. Learn more in a blogpost via the @WorldBank bit.ly/32ZtNUg
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We are looking for African #PhD students to join our @WorldBankAfrica Education Fellowship program. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to jump-start your career in development. wrld.bg/9sHo50HGsfP Apply by Feb 28. #WBGFellows
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👀Are you looking for interesting stories from all over the world about #education to read today? ✅Then, this is the right tweet for you! 👉🏼Click here and check our latest blogs: wrld.bg/l4Yg50HF6RP
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@WorldBankAfrica Education Fellowship Program 2022 for Young African Professionals World Bank announces applications from Master & Ph.D. degree holders AND Ph.D. candidates from Sub-Saharan Africa. Women are highly encouraged to apply! SHARE & APPLY🔗>> bit.ly/3g7cQKu
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What’s behind #Mauritania’s 🇲🇷 successful vaccination campaign? A dynamic and well-planned rollout✔️ A mobile strategy to reach remote communities ✔️ An electronic registry for timely data✔️ Learn more 👉🏿 wrld.bg/nmbb50HGr3kp #AfricaACTs to #InvestInHealth
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Nutrition is an essential building block for healthy development and well-being. We must #ReclaimTheGains on #nutrition and health for women, children and adolescents. #InvestInNutrition
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Our @WorldBank Twin Reports reveal that while #RemoteLearning has not been equally effective everywhere, hybrid #learning is here to stay! ℹ️ wrld.bg/pTCq50HF6pE @JaimeSaavedra22 @cristobalcobo @ahasanwb @rhawkins @trucano @BaelaJamil @FiorellaHaim @jpazvd
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This project can be found in 29 of #Nigeria’s 🇳🇬 36 states and has benefited 23M Nigerians, giving a voice to marginalized groups! Learn how #AfricaACTs on inclusive development: wrld.bg/nR7750HF1Li #ChangingLives
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We're proud to 🤝with @WorldBank and #GovernmentofSierraLeone through the Ministry of Energy to implement a $12.7m project for 3yrs to increase energy access for electrification through mini-grids and standalone systems for homes, schools, clinics and productive businesses.
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We are excited to announce that we are now taking applications for the 2022 @WorldBankAfrica Education Fellowship Program! If you are a PhD candidate or graduate from #Africa, now is your chance to join our team. Deadline: Feb 28 wrld.bg/63LL50HF57f #WBGFellows
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Great opportunity! The @WorldBankAfrica Fellows will work within the #education sector, focusing on research, economic policy, technical assistance, and/or lending operations. Apply by February 28: wrld.bg/63LL50HF57f #WBGfellows
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Renewable #energy mini-grids are vital for providing reliable electricity to rural populations ⚡ @theGEF-funded Africa Minigrids Program is a country-led assistance program for minigrids, active in 18 African countries. Learn more: wrld.bg/vkW450HEGmM @AfDB_Group @UNDP
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AFECE - #Africa Economics Series - "Structural #transformation , #agriculture , #climate , and the #Environment" --January 27, 2022 - 12:30 - 2:00 pm ET VIRTUAL @WorldBankAfrica @WorldBank
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📢 OUT NOW! What do you want to be? Youth aspirations in the time of the COVID-19 crisis. Findings shows that a large share of youth aged 23-25 years reported higher educational aspirations than their current academic achievement. Find out more: wrld.bg/WvPg50HF6lE
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The @WorldBank is a dedicated partner 🤝🏾 of Western and Central Africa. The future of the region is in the hands of its people. 🙌🏿 ✨ Learn how we’re working with countries: wrld.bg/vabx50HF1JN #AfricaACTs
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