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Thanks for the post. Africa’s growth has been broad-based, both in the decade prior to the 2008 global financial crisis and in 2010-11. It is very relevant to know how Africans are benefiting from this growth. One thing that we do see is that a decade of steady growth in the region has been accompanied by an improvement on many of the Millennium Development Goals. For example, the region’s poverty rate -- proportion of people with a daily consumption of $1.25 or less -- has fallen from 59 percent in 1995 to 51 percent in 2005, with poverty reduction greater in urban areas than rural areas. Of course, the extent to which poverty declined has varied across countries. Tangible progress has also been achieved on human development indicators: child mortality rates have fallen 18 percent between 2000 and 2009; primary school enrollments have risen from 59 percent to 76 percent between 2000-08; and 27 countries in the region have either achieved or are likely to achieve gender parity in education. These positive trends are broad-based with the largest improvement in low-income countries. Is this progress enough? Clearly, not. More and more inclusive growth is needed. But at the same time it is progress that cannot be denied