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21/10/2016 - Climate experts have been placed at the service of the Moroccan Government by the African Development Bank (AfDB) to support the preparation and organization of the upcoming 22nd Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Morocco will host COP 22 from November 7-18, 2016.

Categories: Morocco, Climate Change, Water Supply & Sanitation, African Water Facility

02/09/2016 - The African Development Bank and the UN Economic Commission for Africa held an information session on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 in Rabat, in partnership with the COP22 Steering Committee, for African Ambassadors based in Morocco, in preparation for the upcoming Climate Change Conference. The meeting aimed to present the stakes for Africa at COP22, to prepare countries’ participation and to support existing efforts to coordinate the African participation at the UN climate talks.

Categories: Morocco, Climate Change, Environment, Partnerships

  • From: 05/09/2016
  • To: 06/09/2016
  • Location: La Tour Hassan Hotel, Rabat, Morocco

An abundance of resources creates several opportunities and challenges on the continent. When well managed, natural resources wealth, including extractives, can accelerate Africa’s economic transformation and create jobs and opportunity for present and future generations. The challenge is finding ways to capitalize on extractive industries projects. Local content policies potentially offer countries and communities an effective pathway.

Categories: Morocco, Partnerships, Employment, Environment, African Natural Resources Center (ANRC)

03/08/2016 - In the lead-up to the 2017 Triennale of the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA), the Kingdom of Morocco hosted the third regional consultation for the North Africa region on July 13-14 in Rabat.

Categories: Morocco, Education, Human Capital Development, Employment, Youth, Information & Communication Technology

23/07/2016 - Africa50 held on 21 July 2016 its first Annual General Meeting (AGM) following its historic Constitutive General Assembly which took place in July 2015 and where twenty (20) African countries and the African Development Bank subscribed to a total of USD 830 million in its initial share capital. The AGM saw the participation of African governments and central banks with delegates discussing the progress to date and future prospects of the Fund as well as approving the audited financial statements over the first 5 months of operations from 29 July 2015 to 31 December 2015.

Categories: Morocco, Infrastructure, Africa50

23/07/2016 - Le président de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD), Akinwumi A. Adesina, a effectué le 22 juillet 2016 une visite du projet Noor à Ouarzazate, la plus grande centrale thermo-solaire à concentration au monde.

Categories: Morocco, Energy & Power

22/07/2016 - The day after his arrival in the Kingdom on his first official visit as president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina attended many high level meetings with the Moroccan authorities in Rabat on Wednesday 20 July.

Categories: Morocco, Regional Integration, Energy & Power, Education, Health, Agriculture & Agro-industries, President's Corner

22/07/2016 - Pour sa première visite officielle au Maroc, le président de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD), Akinwumi Adesina, a un agenda bien chargé, qui se déploie entre Rabat, Casablanca et Ouarzazate.

Categories: Morocco, Private Sector

18/07/2016 - Le président du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD), Akinwumi Adesina, se rend au Royaume du Maroc pour une visite de travail, du 19 au 23 juillet 2016.

Il s’agit de la première visite officielle du président de la BAD au Maroc depuis qu’il a pris ses fonctions, le 1er septembre 2015.

Categories: Morocco, Africa50, Partnerships, Water Supply & Sanitation, Infrastructure, Transport, Energy & Power, Environment

  • From: 21/07/2016
  • To: 21/07/2016
  • Location: Hôtel Hyatt Regency - Casablanca - Maroc

Un peu moins d’un an après son assemblée constitutive, tenue le 29 juillet 2015, le fonds panafricain Africa50 dédié aux infrastructures en Afrique tient sa deuxième assemblée générale, jeudi 21 juillet 2016, à Casablanca.

Categories: Morocco, Africa50, Infrastructure

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