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07/07/2016 - La Facilité africaine de l’eau (FAE), qui soutient l’amélioration du service d’alimentation en eau potable au Maroc, vient d’approuver un don de 815 100 euros, dont bénéficieront près de 390 000 personnes réparties sur 31 communes, grâce aux projets d’El Borouj, de Larache Nord et de Safi Ouest, dans le nord du pays.

Categories: Morocco, African Water Facility

07/07/2016 - The impacts arising from investments made by the African Development Bank Group in 2015 will collectively improve mobility of at least 1.2 million users of public transport, result in employment generation of about 200,000 jobs in the ITC sector and benefit almost 18 million people from improvements in road infrastructure. These are the findings of the AfDB’s 2015 Annual Report on Transport and Information and communications technology (ICT) released July 1, 2016.

Categories: Transport, Regional Integration, Information & Communication Technology, Infrastructure, Employment, Human Capital Development, ADF

07/07/2016 - The African Development Bank has approved a USD 11 million grant to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in support of a project to extend affordable electricity coverage within the country as well as to neighboring Nile Equatorial Lakes countries in the short term.

Categories: Democratic Republic of Congo, Energy & Power

  • From: 11/07/2016 14:00
  • To: 11/07/2016
  • Location: Immeuble CCIA – Avenue Jean-Paul II, Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire)

Le président du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD), Akinwumi A. Adesina, reçoit, lundi 11 juillet 2016 à 14 h à Abidjan, en Côte d’Ivoire, Oscar N. Onyema, président de l’Association des bourses africaines (ASEA), accompagné d’une délégation de haut niveau du comité exécutif de l’ASEA.

Categories: Private Sector

07/07/2016 - The 2017 Triennale of the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA) – the flagship event of the Association and one of the most important global events on education and training in Africa – will be held in Marrakech in the Kingdom of Morocco from March 15 to 17, 2017. The theme of the Triennale is “Revitalizing education towards the 2030 Global Agenda and Africa’s Agenda 2063”.

Categories: Gabon, Senegal, Morocco, Angola, Kenya, Education, Partnerships

05/07/2016 - After the first regional consultation meeting in Gabon in May 2016 on the fourth Triennale sub-theme “promoting peace and global citizenship through education”, Senegal hosted the next consultation meeting for the West African region on “promoting science, mathematics and information and communication technology” on June 13 and 14, 2016 in Dakar.

Categories: Senegal, Education, Partnerships

05/07/2016 - A new set of studies, financed by a grant of €1.4 million from the African Water Facility (AWF) will help develop smallholder irrigation in Zambia, through the Upscaling of Smallholder Irrigation Project. This will lead to improved livelihood conditions and climate change resilience of smallholder farmers in the country.

Categories: Zambia, African Water Facility

01/07/2016 - More than 56 million people require humanitarian assistance and more than 17 million are displaced across Africa, according to the African Development Bank.

This fragile situation is largely a consequence of conflict and natural disasters, and based on current trends, poverty will be increasingly concentrated in countries in fragile situations, says the Bank in a paper presented at the second meeting of the 14th Replenishment of the African Development Fund (ADF-14). The event is taking place June 30-July 1, 2016, in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.

Categories: Human Capital Development, ADF, Employment, Partnerships, Youth, Poverty Reduction, Fragile States Facility

30/06/2016 - Créer les conditions d’un accompagnement efficace des pays d’Afrique à faible revenu, en l’occurrence ceux en situation de fragilité, dans la réalisation des Objectifs de développement durable (ODD). C’est le credo du Fonds africain de développement (FAD) qui, pour ce faire, cible quatre domaines transversaux. D’une importance cruciale pour la croissance inclusive et verte, ceux-ci portent sur la fragilité, la gouvernance, le genre et le changement climatique.

Categories: Partnerships, ADF, Human Capital Development, Poverty Reduction

30/06/2016 - The African Development Bank has released a new online tool that enables anyone in the world to see at a glance how the Bank’s projects are boosting Africa’s economies and making Africans’ lives better.

Categories: Quality Assurance & Results, Human Capital Development, ADF, Partnerships

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