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12/12/2013 - African Development Bank (AfDB) staff, including President Donald Kaberuka, on December 12 paid tribute to the late Nelson Mandela, the former South Africa President who passed away on December 5 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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12/12/2013 - « Un cadeau pour l’humanité, une personnalité dominante pour l’Afrique et le monde entier qui demeurera une des plus grandes figures de l’humanité. » Ces mots du président de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD), Donald Kaberuka, prononcés lors de l’hommage que l’institution a rendu le 12 décembre à Tunis, à Nelson Mandela, reflètent à souhait, la source d’inspiration que chacun des membres du personnel devrait faire sienne désormais dans ses actes quotidiens.
12/12/2013 - “The current commodity super-cycle being enjoyed by resource-driven economies could simply disappear without lasting benefits if it is not harnessed into durable development outcomes.
11/12/2013 - Le Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) a procédé le 08 décembre 2013 à Séguéla (Côte d’Ivoire) à la remise officielle au gouvernement ivoirien du Centre hospitalier régional (CHR) du Worodougou qu’elle vient de réhabiliter pour un coût total de 416 300 000 de FCFA (environ 863 000 dollars). Les services de l’hôpital serviront environ 500 000 personnes.
11/12/2013 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) on Wednesday, December 11 in Nairobi, Kenya, launched the Information Center for the Extractive Sector (ICES), a platform that promotes knowledge-based dialogue with the aim of promoting informed policies for the sector.
11/12/2013 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved on Wednesday, December 11 a US $20 million Trade Finance Line of Credit for the Company for Habitat and Housing in Africa/Shelter Afrique (SHAF) to boost the availability of Trade Finance (TF) instruments to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) involved in real estate and construction related activities in Africa.
11/12/2013 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group approved on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 in Tunis, two grants and a loan amounting to US $105.26 million (UA 70.14 million) to finance the Lovua-Tshikapa section of the Batshamba-Tshikapa road project in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
11/12/2013 - A new economic brief published by the African Development Bank shows that the longstanding relationship between growth and distribution in economics has been revived in recent years with greater focus being placed on “inclusive growth”, which is capable of benefiting much wider segments of society.
11/12/2013 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) has signed a loan agreement for US $21.34 million, together with a grant agreement protocol for the sum of $7.56 million. Both agreements relate to the program to support improving youth employability and integration, approved by the Bank’s Board of Directors on December 4, 2013.
11/12/2013 - The African Water Facility (AWF) has offered the African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW) a €2 million grant to establish a monitoring and reporting system for the water sector in Africa. The project is in line with the Africa Water Vision call for action for the creation of a sustainable system for monitoring and sharing of information on all aspects of water use in the continent.