Africa Economic Brief - Infrastructure Investment and the Covid-19 pandemic in Sub-Saharan Africa
Jun 11, 2021
- Africa suffers from inadequate basic services infrastructure, making the region vulnerable to epidemics.
- Investments in good quality basic services infrastructure will improve the continent’s resilience to future epidemics, but also stimulate short-run socio-economic growth.
- Promotion of life-cycle cost approach to financing infrastructure projects is important.