07/03/2014 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 in Tunis approved the Bank’s Country Strategy Papers (CSPs) for Tunisia and Namibia that would guide its operations in the countries concerned in the coming years.
06/02/2014 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on Wednesday, February 5 in Tunis approved Swaziland’s Country Strategy Paper (CSP) for 2014-2018, which focuses on promoting economic growth and improving living conditions of the people.
Categories: Swaziland, Economic & Financial Governance, Gender, Health, Human Capital Development, Infrastructure, Private Sector, Transport, Water Supply & Sanitation, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Poverty Reduction
06/02/2014 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on Wednesday, February 5 2014 in Tunis approved Mauritius’ Country Strategy Paper (CSP) for 2014-2018. The CSP provides the Bank’s strategic business plan in Mauritius for the five-year period. It is designed to help Mauritius build its competitiveness and resilience to exogenous shocks so as to enhance the quality of growth and accelerate the country’s transition to a High Income Country.
25/12/2013 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved on Tuesday 17 December an equity participation of up to USD 25 million in the Pan African Infrastructure Development Fund 2 (PAIDF 2).
Categories: Infrastructure, Private Sector, Human Capital Development, Employment, Regional Integration, Energy & Power, Transport, Information & Communication Technology, Health, Water Supply & Sanitation
19/12/2013 - Le Conseil d’administration de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) a approuvé le 18 décembre 2013 à Tunis (Tunisie) un prêt de 152, 3 millions de dollars EU (100, 5 millions d’UC) en faveur du Gabon et la République de Congo. L’appui comprend 106,1 millions de dollars (70,0 millions d’UC) du guichet BAD en faveur du Gabon et 46,2 millions de dollars (30,49 millions d’UC) du Fonds africain de développement (FAD) en faveur du Congo.
13/12/2013 - Prospects for the construction of a 9,022-kilometre strategic Trans-Sahara Highway (TSH) linking several African countries was concretised on Wednesday, 11 December 2013 in Tunis following the approval of US$ 184.79 (UA120.37)* million by the Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB).
11/12/2013 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group approved on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 in Tunis, two grants and a loan amounting to US $105.26 million (UA 70.14 million) to finance the Lovua-Tshikapa section of the Batshamba-Tshikapa road project in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
04/12/2013 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund (ADF), the concessionary arm of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group, approved on Tuesday, December 3 a loan of US $65.0 million and a grant of US $900,000 to Malawi, and a loan of US $7.7 million to Zambia, respectively, for a total of about US $73.6 million, for the Multinational Nacala Road Corridor Development Project Phase IV.
09/10/2013 - The Council of the Least Developed Countries Fund (LDCF) hosted by the Global Environment Facility has approved on September 20, 2013 a project aiming at strengthening climate resilience of infrastructure in coastal areas in Togo through a grant of USD 8.93 million. This project will enable the construction of specific infrastructure that will protect the littoral, transport infrastructure in particular, from sea-level rise in the areas of Baguida Plage and Kossi Agbavi.
17/04/2013 - The African Development Bank has approved two loans totalling USD 232.5 million for the 157.5-kilometre road project from Arusha to Holili in Tanzania, and Taveta to Voi in Kenya, in an effort to reduce the cost of transport and enhance access to agricultural inputs, larger markets and social services within the East Africa Community.