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28/08/2014 - On a two-day trip (on 26-27 August 2014) to Sierra Leone and Liberia, two countries affected by the Ebola outbreak, African Development President (AfDB) President Donald Kaberuka, warned against “unnecessary stringent measures” imposed on affected countries by some airlines and governments.

Categories: Sierra Leone, Liberia, Health, Human Capital Development


27/08/2014 - On Tuesday, August 26 and Wednesday, August 27, 2014, Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), embarked on a two-day tour of Freetown (Sierra Leone) and Monrovia (Liberia) to signal his support for those affected by the Ebola virus.

Categories: Liberia, Sierra Leone, Health, Human Capital Development


20/08/2014 - As part of the return of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) to Abidjan, AfDB Group President Donald Kaberuka spoke to the national and international media accredited in Côte d’Ivoire at a press conference held on August 19, 2014.

Categories: Côte d’Ivoire, Economic & Financial Governance, Infrastructure, Health


15/08/2014 - “We share the plight of the Governments of the West Africa region in fighting the Ebola Virus Disease. The African Development Bank stands ready to support all countries in the region to stop the spread of this deadly virus and strengthen health systems capabilities,” said African Development Bank President Donald Kaberuka at the US-Africa Leaders’ Summit last week in Washington, DC, at a gathering of 50 African Heads of State and Government.

Categories: Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, United States of America, Health, Economic & Financial Governance, Human Capital Development, Infrastructure


07/08/2014 - After nearly a week of wheeling and dealing in Washington D.C., business leaders and policy makers from the United States and Africa are calling the first ever U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit an enormous success.

Categories: United States of America, Human Capital Development, Private Sector, Health, Energy & Power, Power Africa Initiative


06/08/2014 - When it comes to growing a business, everyone from entrepreneurs to leaders of the biggest corporations will go wherever the best opportunities lie.

Categories: United States of America, Private Sector, Energy & Power, Infrastructure, Partnerships


05/08/2014 - At the invitation of the President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, African Development Bank Group (AfDB) President Donald Kaberuka made an official visit to Bata and Malabo from July 30 to August 1, 2014.

Categories: Equatorial Guinea, Infrastructure, Human Capital Development, Economic & Financial Governance, Environment, Regional Integration, Structural Transformation


05/08/2014 - "A prosperous Africa is exactly what the world needs to get out of recession," African Development Bank Group (AfDB) President Donald Kaberuka told a group of business, policy and economic leaders in Washington, DC on Monday. While there are challenges when it comes to encouraging people to recalibrate their approach to the region, Kaberuka said, the "leaders who are here are business people who are looking to engage in that challenge."

Categories: United States of America, Human Capital Development, Structural Transformation, Employment, Partnerships


05/08/2014 - For African Development Bank Group President Donald Kaberuka, the reauthorization of the US African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) must include further measures to bolster Africa's economy.

Categories: United States of America, Economic & Financial Governance, Regional Integration


04/08/2014 - Hitting on the importance of the African economy, African Development Bank President Donald Kaberuka kicked off "Believe in Africa Day" on Sunday, ahead of the US-African Leader's Summit taking place this week in Washington, DC. "We have to figure out how to finance our own development," he said of Africa. "A country that relies on others to finance development is ordained to fail."

Categories: United States of America, Human Capital Development


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