Improving Delivery of Health Services in African Countries
Health officials across the globe are increasingly interested in improving the quality of health care and its value for money, and consider Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) as one way to achieve these goals.
Providing country: Lesotho
Receiving country: Benin, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Uganda, Mauritius
Enhancing Capacity to Build ICT-sector Skills in Africa
Growth in the Information Technology and Business Process Outsourcing sector (IT-BPO) can transform a country’s economy and improve the lives of its citizens. No country is a better example than India, which has achieved phenomenal growth in this sector.
Providing country: India, Philippines, Korea, Republic of
Developing Special Economic Zones (SEZs) and Industrial Clusters in Africa
After learning about the success of East Asian countries in developing their economies and attracting Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) through Special Economic Zones (SEZ), many African governments wanted to use the same strategy to improve their economic performance.
Providing country: China, Singapore, Malaysia
Learning from Experience with Small-scale Irrigation in West Africa
Most West African farmers need to reduce their reliance on the region’s erratic rainfall patterns if they want to increase crop yields and diversify from traditional commodity production.
Providing country: Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Nigeria
Receiving country: Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Nigeria
Improving Infrastructure and Special Economic Zones (SEZs) in Africa
The governments of Africa want to improve the investment climate and reduce poverty in their countries through modernization and industrialization. Learning from the Asian experience, many governments are developing Special Economic Zones (SEZs) to achieve these goals. Chinese knowledge, experience, and investment have been invaluable in
Providing country: China
Africa Learns Best Practices on Special Economic Zones (SEZs)
Most African countries see industrialization as part of their path to economic growth. Many are developing Special Economic Zones (SEZs) to improve economic performance, but they are experiencing implementation challenges. As a result, there is a growing demand to learn from successful strategies in SEZ development.
Providing country: China
Receiving country: Ethiopia, Nigeria, Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda
Enhancing Natural Resource Management in Africa
The governments of Cameroon and Ghana wanted to use oil and gas revenues more effectively to promote economic growth and reduce poverty. They also wanted to improve transparency and accountability in the sector.
Providing country: Brazil, Chile, Bolivia, South Africa
Strengthening the Water Sector Reform Process in Nigeria
The World Bank has been supporting improvements to the Nigerian water sector since 2004. Its Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for fiscal year 2014 to 2017 identified improved access to water supply as central to improvement of health in Nigeria.
Providing country: Brazil, Colombia
Receiving country: Nigeria