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ICT Competitiveness in Africa

Published on February 19, 2015

ICT-Competiveness-in-Africa.jpgICT Competitiveness in Africa.The information and communications technology (ICT) sector has proven to be a strong driver of GDP growth in nations across the world. ICT sector is socially and economically relevant to Africa in that it has been the major economic driver in Sub-Saharan Africa over the past decade.This summary outlines the current and historical landscape of the local ICT sector in Africa, explains the primary areas of ICT that would most benefit the continent. ICT Competitiveness in Africa is part of the flagship report – eTransform Africa – produced by the World Bank and the African Development Bank, with the support of the African Union.