19/12/2012 - Sylvia Apreku’s passion for development policy and planning, as well as project management with a focus on Sub-Saharan Africa attracted her to enroll in the Masters in Development Economics Programme at Dalhousie University in Canada. Since completing Dalhousie University in 2003, she has been involved in various development policy and public sector reform management initiatives aimed at improving public service delivery and contributing towards poverty reduction across Eastern, Southern and Western Africa.
11/12/2012 - The African Development Bank celebrated 25 years of monitoring and evaluation work in early December. Frannie Léautier, current Executive Secretary of the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF), brought her expertise to the Bank as the institution ratified its monitoring and evaluation reforms.
05/12/2012 - Mr. Joachim Schwarzer, Director for Germany, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), and head of the EBRD mission to the African Development Bank, discusses the potential for current and future collaboration between the African Development Bank and the EBRD during an official visit to the Bank on Friday, November 30, 2012 in Tunis.
04/12/2012 - Mr. Enzo Quattrociocche, Secretary General, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), discusses the potential for collaboration between the EBRD and the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) during a day of meetings between the two multilateral development banks. The AfDB Board of Directors hosted the EBRD Board and the Secretary General on Friday, November 30, 2012 in Tunis.
17/09/2012 - Depuis la création de l’ALSF une relation institutionnelle naturelle lie les deux organismes qui ont un domaine commun d’intervention : la maîtrise du droit au profit des économies africaines, étant bien entendu que l’ALSF est l’instrument de l’ensemble des Etats membres régionaux de la Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD) tandis que l’OHADA regroupe dix-sept de ces mêmes Etats.
05/04/2012 - Some issues linked to inclusive growth, such as voice and accountability are political in nature and need to be handled politically by national governments. However, the Bank Group needs to continue paying more attention to wider access issues linked to its infrastructure and economic development projects and programs.
08/02/2012 - “Enormous resource requirements are needed by Sub-Saharan Africa’s agriculture sector… The African Development Bank needs to continue to closely partner with others to effectively and sustainably build capacities within Horn of Africa countries,” - Kanu.
25/01/2012 - The brief report made this morning by Mr. Mohammed Jmour, Pan African Lawyers Union (PALU) Vice President for Northern Africa, on the frustrations encountered in late 2010 in the efforts to organize this seminar in Tunis, gives special significance to the gathering here today. It is therefore appropriate that this event
04/11/2011 - Le gouverneur honoraire pour la Banque de France, Michel Camdessus, a effectué, jeudi 3 novembre 2011, une visite de travail au Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement. M. Camdessus a participé au séminaire du Conseil d’administration, présidé par le vice-président Aloysius Ordu.
28/03/2011 - “The talent represented by the AfDB’s Young Professionals we met was inspiring; the searching questions we were asked by the Strategy Team highlighted the courage with which they were dealing with tough issues.” says Aidan Eyakuze, African Leadership Institute Fellows Spokesperson.