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24/04/2015 - On April 8-9, the Chief Economist Complex of the African Development Bank organized a Bank-wide seminar on the Housing Market Dynamics in Africa at the Bank’s headquarters in Abidjan.

Categories: Energy & Power, Environment, Climate Change, Infrastructure, Regional Integration, Poverty Reduction


16/04/2015 - The African Development Bank is working diligently to join the Green Climate Fund’s (GCF) seven newly accredited agencies in order to become a key multilateral implementing agency to channel much-needed funding to the continent.

Categories: Korea, Climate Change


15/04/2015 - On April 9 and 10, Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors from CFA franc zone member states (Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, and Central African Economic and Monetary Community, CEMAC) met in Bamako to discuss sustainable growth, with a particular emphasis on environmental challenges and development funding viability.

Categories: Mali, COP20, Energy & Power, Climate Change


14/04/2015 - La 7ème édition du Forum Africain du Carbone, plateforme régionale se tient cette année à Marrakech, Royaume du Maroc du 13 au 15 avril 2015 sous le thème «Sur la route de Paris : Promouvoir l'accès à un développement à faible émission de carbone en Afrique tandis que le monde travaille à un nouvel accord universel sur le changement climatique ».

Categories: Morocco, Climate Change


14/04/2015 - The highlight of the African Development Bank’s Executive Directors (EDs) mission to Mozambique was a courtesy call on the newly elected President, Filipe Jacinto Nyusi. The Head of State expressed appreciation for the work done by the Bank Group in his country.

Categories: Mozambique


14/04/2015 - The African Development Bank was well represented at the annual World Bank Land and Poverty Conference in Washington, DC, with one of the Bank’s directors chairing three sessions during the event.

Categories: United States of America, Partnerships, African Natural Resources Center (ANRC)


13/04/2015 - On March 25, Guinea-Bissau convened an international donor conference in Brussels in order to lay out its new strategic vision 2015-2025 “Terra Ranka” (“A fresh start”). The vision was accompanied by a detailed operational plan with specific programmes and projects being presented.

Categories: Guinea-Bissau, Human Capital Development, Economic & Financial Governance, Infrastructure, Gender


13/04/2015 - In fulfilment of its capacity-building mandate and in a quest promote increased US-Africa trade and investment, the African Development Bank’s NEPAD, Regional Integration and Trade Department (ONRI) and the African Development Institute (EADI) collaborated in a four-day training workshop for USA-based African foreign missions on trade and investment promotion activities in the USA.

Categories: Regional Integration, Partnerships, NEPAD


13/04/2015 - From April 4-9, a team from the Sudan Country Office of the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the project management staff of Darfur Water Project (DWP) for Peace Building and Conflict Resolution, undertook a Mission to Darfur to supervise the Darfur Water Project.

Categories: Sudan, Water Supply & Sanitation


13/04/2015 - The importance of rice in enhancing food security across Africa was the focus of a meeting between the African Development Bank, Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), and Africaseeds on Wednesday, April 8 in Abidjan.

Categories: Agriculture & Agro-industries, Food Production, Partnerships


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