Young Professionals Program (YPP)

The Young Professional Program recruitment process has been deferred due to the relocation of the Bank to its headquarters in Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire) and a review of program activities. Further information on the next intake of the Program will be communicated in due course.

The Young Professionals Program (YPP) at the African Development Bank Group aims at attracting highly qualified and motivated professionals from its member countries, who are committed to African development, have demonstrated outstanding academic and professional achievement, as well as effective team work and leadership potential.   

Through the YPP, the Bank aims to ensure continuity and excellence in both the management of its projects and the provision of policy advice to its regional member countries.  Young Professionals have the opportunity to work across the continent and be at the forefront of exciting Bank initiatives that are helping to shape Africa’s future.

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