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19/09/2014 - The United Nations Special Envoy for the Sahel, Hiroute Guebre Sellassie, on September 19, 2014 in Abidjan, called on the Bank Group and held talks with President Donald Kaberuka on issues related to the implementation of the Sahel Initiative.

19/09/2014 - Six leading Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) provided in 2013 about USD 24 billion worldwide in financing for projects in developing and emerging economies that address the challenges of climate change according to the third annual joint MDB report on climate finance.

Categories: Climate Change

19/09/2014 - On Tuesday, September 16, 2014, the African Development Bank (“AfDB”) successfully issued a new a 1 billion 7-year US dollar global benchmark due September 23, 2021. This is the AfDB’s second US dollar global benchmark of the year, following a successful 3-year benchmark transaction executed in March.

Categories: Economic & Financial Governance

  • Date: 29/09/2014
  • Location: Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Africa’s recent growth has failed to translate into meaningful job creation and the broad-based economic and social development needed to reduce poverty and inequality.

Categories: Côte d’Ivoire, Agriculture & Agro-industries

18/09/2014 - In a recent Economic Brief on the subject of North Africa, the African Development Bank (AfDB) analyses what drives innovation and productivity in the countries of the region.

18/09/2014 - Executive Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) met in Abidjan on Wednesday, September 17, 2014, and approved five projects worth US $144.4 million for Mali, Angola and Burkina Faso.

Categories: Mali, Burkina Faso, Angola, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Private Sector, Employment, Food Production

18/09/2014 - At its meeting on 17 September 2014, the Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) approved a request for a US $24.85 million loan to Angola.

Categories: Angola, Private Sector, Employment

18/09/2014 - La Banque africaine de développement (BAD) a signé, mercredi 17 septembre 2014, un accord de don tripartite avec le gouvernement sierra-léonais et l'Organisation mondiale de la santé (OMS), d’un montant de 1 million de dollars EU.

Categories: Sierra Leone, Health, Human Capital Development

17/09/2014 - In Abidjan on September 15, 2014, the African Development Bank (AfDB) granted Guinea US $18 million in budget assistance to support conditions for inclusive growth, through strengthening governance and improving the business climate

Categories: Guinea, Economic & Financial Governance

16/09/2014 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed on September 16, 2014 a bilateral agreement for a loan to the AfDB of 30.69 billion Japanese yen (about US $ 307 million).

Categories: Japan, Private Sector


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