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AfDBs Development Effectiveness Review: Zambia

African Development Bank

Evaluation of AfDBs Zambia country programme

This Development Effectiveness Review on Zambia is part of a series of reviews focusing on the operations of the African Development Bank’s in a particular country. The African Development Bank is one of the largest providers of development finance to Zambia, with current total commitments of more than $415 million.This review analyses the sources and pattern of Zambia’s impressive growth rates, with a particular focus on two dimensions: inclusiveness and sustainability. It further explores Bank’s contribution to Zambia’s development, assessing health of Bank’s portfolio in the country and report on its efficiency as an organisation.

Areas of Expertise:

Aid policy

  • Aid effectiveness
  • Performance management and accountability


  • Political economy analysis

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