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30/07/2014 - The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Donald Kaberuka, was received Monday, July 28 by the President of the Republic of Angola, José Eduardo dos Santos, at the Palácio da Cidade Alta in Luanda, where discussions focused on expanding cooperation between the AfDB and the Angolan Government.

Categories: Angola, Energy & Power, Human Capital Development, Infrastructure, Transport, Employment, Partnerships, Poverty Reduction


30/07/2014 - African Development Bank President Donald Kaberuka expressed concern over the huge economic cost to the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region caused by delays in constructing the Kazungula Bridge, during his visit to the project on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Categories: Botswana, Zambia, Infrastructure, Transport, Structural Transformation


30/07/2014 - During the official opening of the 3rd African Women’s Economic Empowerment Summit on Friday, July 25 in Lusaka, Zambia, the President of the African Development Bank, Donald Kaberuka, said countries can only develop if they involve women in their development agendas.

Categories: Zambia, Gender, Economic & Financial Governance, Private Sector


  • From: 27/07/2014
  • To: 30/07/2014
  • Location: Luanda, Angola

The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Donald Kaberuka, will undertake an official visit to Angola from 28th to 30th July 2014. This visit aims at supporting the efforts of the Government of Angola in implementing its mega infrastructure program and the policy reforms required for the efficiency of the Power sector and the Public Finance Management and Procurement Systems.

Categories: Angola, Energy & Power, Infrastructure, Private Sector


16/07/2014 - African Development Bank President Donald Kaberuka made a strong case for the importance of tackling private investment impediments in the African infrastructure agenda during the joint AfDB, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and International Growth Center (IGC) event held on July 15, 2014 at the OECD headquarters in Paris.

Categories: France, Economic & Financial Governance, Infrastructure, Private Sector, Africa50 Infrastructure Fund, Partnerships


16/07/2014 - Donald Kaberuka, président de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) s’est rendu à Paris, le 15 juillet 2014, pour marquer de sa présence le lancement de la Fondation franco-africaine pour la croissance.

Categories: France, Economic & Financial Governance, Partnerships


14/07/2014 - The Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace convened a two-day seminar at the Pontifical Academy of Science inside the Vatican, on 11-12 July 2014, to discuss a human-centered approach to resolving the challenges of poverty and inequality that afflict many parts of the global economy, in spite recent signs of recovery. The invitation-only seminar brought together leading economists, central bankers, Nobel Prize winners, church leaders, as well as heads of international organizations and NGOs

Categories: Human Capital Development, Poverty Reduction


24/06/2014 - The Tunisian government, on June 23, 2014, hosted a farewell ceremony in honor of the African Development Bank (AfDB), as the institution is leaving the country after eleven years of temporary relocation in Tunis. The ceremony took place at the government house (Kasbah) in Tunis.

Categories: Tunisia


21/06/2014 - At a ceremony held on 20 June 2014 in Tunis, the Tunisian Government expressed its appreciation of the African Development Bank (AfDB) for its crucial role in the transformation of the country's economy.

Categories: Tunisia, Economic & Financial Governance


19/06/2014 - The Board of Executive Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) approved on June 18, 2014 in Tunis the AfDB’s new Strategy for “Addressing Fragility and Building Resilience in Africa (2014-2019)”. The Strategy aims to place the institution at the center of Africa’s efforts to address fragility and pave the way for a more resilient and inclusive development trajectory.

Categories: Climate Change, Human Capital Development, Employment, Poverty Reduction, Fragile States Facility, High-Level Panel on Fragile States


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