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27/05/2015 - The eight candidates for the Presidency of the African Development Bank met individually with the Board of Governors on Wednesday, May 27, at the Bank’s 50th Annual Meetings in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.

Categories: Côte d’Ivoire, Board of Governors


19/02/2015 - The Steering Committee of the Board of Governors of the African Development Bank met on 11 February, 2015 at the Bank’s headquarters in Abidjan and agreed to the following list of candidates for the election of the next President of the African Development Bank.

Categories: Election of the next President of the AfDB, President's Corner, Board of Directors, Board of Governors


23/05/2014 - The 49th Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the 40th meetings of the African Development Fund (ADF) closed on Friday, May 23, 2014 in Kigali, Rwanda, after five days of exhaustive deliberations on key African and global development issues.

Categories: Rwanda, Côte d’Ivoire, Tunisia, Economic & Financial Governance, Human Capital Development, ADF, Structural Transformation, High-Level Panel on Fragile States, Board of Governors, President's Corner, High-Level Panel on Fragile States


23/05/2014 - Has regional integration come off the rails? Why has Africa reached an impasse in this area despite concerted effort? What steps can be taken to accelerate the process? These were the central questions addressed on Thursday, May 22, during the Governors’ Dialogue at the AfDB's 2014 Annual Meetings in Kigali. The theme of this year's high-level session was on the theme of the meetings: "The next 50 years: the Africa we want".

Categories: Rwanda, Regional Integration, Employment, Structural Transformation, Infrastructure, Board of Governors


12/05/2014 - The role of the Africa Development Bank Group (AfDB) in the construction of a new Africa will be the focus of the “Governors Dialogue” and a core issue on the agenda of the 2014 Annual Meetings of the Bank Group which kicks off on Monday, May 19 in Kigali, Rwanda.

Categories: Rwanda, Board of Governors


12/05/2014 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) launched its golden jubilee celebrations on April 22 in Tunis in a colourful ceremony mingled with sober reflections on the Bank’s development journey and how to tackle Africa’s future challenges.

Categories: Economic & Financial Governance, Civil Society, Structural Transformation, ADF, Board of Governors, President's Corner


09/05/2014 - Each year, the Boards of Governors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) hold their Annual Meetings to review the Bank Group’s operations in the previous year as well as examine and endorse its operations for the current year. The Governors and other invitees comprising development experts, academics, business people, civil society and the media also discuss a range of issues related to Africa’s future: the economic development of the Bank’s Regional Member Countries (RMCs).

Categories: Rwanda, Private Sector, Infrastructure, Civil Society, Employment, Regional Integration, Board of Governors


24/04/2014 - The Board of Governors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) through its private sector window has approved a US $9 million line of credit (LOC) equivalent in Mozambique metica (MZN) to Moza Banco.

Categories: Mozambique, Private Sector, Employment, Fund for African Private Sector Assistance, Fund for African Private Sector Assistance, Board of Governors, Board of Directors


23/04/2014 - The African Development Bank’s (AfDB) golden jubilee was formally kicked off in Tunis on Tuesday, April 22. The occasion of the Bank’s 50th anniversary was acknowledged by invited speakers as a crucial moment for the institution to reflect on how far it has come since it was formed a half century ago, as it positions itself for the 50 years ahead.

Categories: Tunisia, Board of Governors, Board of Directors, President's Corner


04/12/2013 - The Boards of the African Development Bank (AfDB) on Wednesday, December 4 approved a cumulative US $4.89 billion (UA 3.188 billion) for the 2014 Borrowing Program of the AfDB Group, which includes US $199.58 million (UA 130 million) for possible draw down under the loan component of the Enhanced Private Sector Assistance (EPSA) Initiative for Africa.

Categories: Economic & Financial Governance, Private Sector, Board of Governors


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