Creating and capitalising on the Demographic Dividend for Africa
12 January 2017

The demographic dividend (DD) represents a golden opportunity for many developing countries to experience accelerated economic growth as a result of population changes. Africa in particular is ideally positioned to:

  1. Create the opportunity for a DD; and
  2. Develop an environment conducive to reaping the economic benefits of the DD.

The time for sustained action to take advantage of this potential is now.

Creating and Capitalising on the Demographic Dividend for Africa

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