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Energy, A Field of Opportunity for Africa - AfDB Report

"Reliable and affordable energy supply is key to generating the broad‑based and inclusive economic growth needed to make major inroads into poverty," the African Development Bank says in its first Development Effectiveness Review focusing on the energy sector. "Over the past four decades, we have invested over $13 billion in the energy sector, to boost generation capacity and rural electrification." The full report with infographics is available in the Development Effectiveness Review 2014 Energy section of the AfDB website.

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Report examines challenges and opportunities in providing affordable and sustainable energy to African citizens.


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