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Useful sources about Africa

Economy

International Labour Organization: World Employment and Social Outlook – Trends 2020

 

Economy

International Monetary Fund: World Economic Outlook (Sub-Saharan Africa)

 

Economy

GDP (current US$) - Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East & North Africa

 

Economy

The World Investment Report 2020 (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development)

 

Economy

International Monetary Fund: Africa Regional Economic Outlook (AFRREO)

 

Economy

The 2017 Global Findex database

The Global Findex database is the world’s most comprehensive data set on how adults save, borrow, make payments, and manage risk. Launched with funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the database has been published every three years since 2011. The data are collected in partnership with Gallup, Inc., through nationally representative surveys of more than 150,000 adults in over 140 economies. The 2017 edition includes updated indicators on access to and use of formal and informal financial services. And it adds new data on the use of financial technology (fintech), including the use of mobile phones and the internet to conduct financial transactions. 

 

Covid-19
Health

Africa Check Fact-Check – FACTSHEET: Five questions about 5G technology answered

 

Health
Covid-19

Harvard Health Publishing – ”Which test is best for COVID-19?"

 

Health

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)