09/12/2013 - Donald Kaberuka, président de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD), a lancé un vibrant appel aux chefs d’Etat réunis à Paris, dans le cadre du Sommet de l’Élysée, pour soutenir la nouvelle initiative de la BAD qui entend mobiliser des ressources, le fonds Africa50.
- From: 09/12/2013
- To: 09/12/2013
Corruption is a global threat. It is a serious roadblock to economic development and is viewed as sand in the wheels of prosperity. In our globalized and highly interconnected world, corruption represents one of our greatest challenges; every year $1 trillion are paid in bribes in the world while an estimated $2.6 trillion are stolen annually through corruption – a sum equivalent to more than 5 per cent of the global GDP.
Categories: Economic & Financial Governance
- 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.
06/12/2013 - An extraordinary man is gone. Nelson Mandela, former President of South Africa (1994-1999) and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate (1993) died yesterday December 5, 2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa. He was 95 years old. His death is a global event. And the entire world is preparing to make it a tribute that matches the icon that he was.
Categories: South Africa
- From: 04/12/2013
- To: 07/12/2013
- Location: Paris, France
Africa is capable of winning additional points in its growth rate with improved infrastructure, Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank, said on December 4 in Paris. His statement was made during an economic forum discussing a new partnership model between France and Africa during the Elysée Summit for Peace and Security in Africa.
06/12/2013 - La Banque africaine de développement (BAD) et le Sénégal ont signé, le 2 décembre 2013 à Dakar, trois accords de prêts et de don, portant sur un total de 23,6 milliards de FCFA. Amadou Ba, ministre sénégalais de l’Economie et des Finances ainsi que gouverneur de la BAD pour le Sénégal, et Leila Mokaddem, représentante résidente de la BAD au Sénégal, ont cosigné lesdits accords.
05/12/2013 - Africa is capable of winning additional points in its growth rate with improved infrastructure, Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank, said on December 4 in Paris. His statement was made during an economic forum discussing a new partnership model between France and Africa during the Elysée Summit for Peace and Security in Africa.
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 - On Wednesday, December 4, the Board of the African Development Bank Group approved the Strategic Framework and Operational Guidelines for the African Development Fund Partial Credit Guarantee Instrument. The guidelines seek to address the challenges faced by a well-performing country that can only access the concessional African Development Fund (ADF) resources in its quest to mobilize both domestic and external commercial financing for developmental purposes.