News & Events
10/12/2013 - From December 9 to 11, Tunis is hosting the First African Ministerial Forum on ICT Integration in Education and Training. The aim of this initiative is to help African Education Ministers to introduce effective, relevant policies integrating information and communication technology (ICT) that will drive and strategically accelerate the transformation of their education and training systems. These systems must become powerful instruments for producing the human capital that Africa needs for its sustainable development.
09/12/2013 - The African Financial Markets Initiative (AFMI), managed by the African Development Bank (AfDB), on Monday, December 9 announced the official launch of the redesigned AFMI website: www.africanbondmarkets.org .
- From: 09/12/2013
- To: 11/12/2013
- Location: Tunis, Tunisia
The First Ministerial Forum on the Integration of Information and Communication technologies (ICTs) in Education and Training in Africa will be held in Tunis, December 9-11, 2013. The Forum is organized by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF), INTEL and the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA), under the auspices of the Tunisian Ministry of Education.
06/12/2013 - « La technologie n’a aujourd’hui plus de frontières. Elle est présente aux fins fonds de l’Afrique, mais cela ne suffit plus : pour gagner, l’Afrique doit miser sur l’innovation. » C’est le message principal délivré, le 5 décembre à Paris, au Sénat français, par le président de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD), Donald Kaberuka.
05/12/2013 - On Wednesday, December 4, the Board of the African Development Bank Group approved US $28.92-million in budget support composed of a loan of UA 13.91 million and a grant of UA 4.93 million to the Government of Côte d’Ivoire, from the concessionary African Development Fund resources to finance the country’s Youth Employability and Insertion Support Programme (PAAEIJ).
05/12/2013 - Le président de la Banque africaine de développement, Donald Kaberuka, animera un petit-déjeuner de presse dans le cadre du Sommet de l’Elysée sur la paix et la sécurité en Afrique, le vendredi 6 décembre 2013 à 9h30 au Press Club de France, logé à l’hôtel Pullman Montparnasse, 19, rue du Commandant Mouchotte, 75014.
26/11/2013 - “We consider the African Virtual University (AVU) Project very critical to the effort to improve access to higher education in Africa and are pleased to learn that the deliberations on the integration of e-learning and open education into mainstream education programs was fruitful,” concluded Stefan Muller, Lead Economist of the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) East Africa Regional Resource Center (EARC) during the first international conference African Virtual University organized from November 20-22, 2013 in Nairobi.
21/11/2013 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on 20 November 2013 in Tunis approved a loan of UA 22.22 million or US $33.6 million from African Development Fund (ADF) concessionary resources to finance the Support to Science and Technology Education Project (SSTEP) in Zambia.
12/11/2013 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) has launched a Web consultation on its new Governance Strategy for 2014-2018 aimed at receiving feedback from all its stakeholders on their expectations on the Bank’s future governance interventions.
11/11/2013 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Liberia, represented by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI), on November 5, 2013 in Monrovia, launched the “Programme of Assistance to Trade Support Institutions in Liberia” (PATSIL), to push the country’s agenda for sustainable growth and regional integration through trade.