News & Events
- 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.
03/12/2013 - For the first time in human history, our generation has the financial and technical capacity to eliminate health disparities between poorer and wealthier nations, according to a new report, Global Health 2035: A World Converging within a Generation, published in The Lancet.
- From: 03/12/2013
- To: 03/12/2013
- Location: Novotel Tunis, Tunisia
The African Development Bank (AfDB), together with the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP), the Commission on Investing in Health (CIH), The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) and The Lancet invites you to the release of a report on investing in health and health financing titled "Global Health 2035: A World Converging within a Generation".
25/11/2013 - Following a series of recent high level interactions between African Development Bank (AfDB) President, Donald Kaberuka, and European Commission (EC) Development Commissioner, Andris Piebalgs, the AfDB hosted in Tunis, Tunisia on 19-20 November 2013 a mission from the European Commission (EC) Directorate General of Europe Aid Development & Cooperation. The objective of the mission was to give impetus for a reinforced strategic cooperation framework and to collaborate further on concrete joint actions in priority areas.
25/11/2013 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) organized an international workshop on November 5 and 6 in Tunis focused on promoting the use of the Payment for Environmental Services (PES) mechanism.
19/11/2013 - Depuis 1964, année de création de la Banque africaine de développement, notre histoire se mêle à celle de la Tunisie, membre fondateur de notre institution. En près d’un demi-siècle de collaboration, nous avons apporté un soutien sans faille au pays. La preuve par les chiffres : la Banque y a conduit 120 opérations de 1968 à 2013, d’un budget total de plus de 13 milliards de dinars tunisiens, faisant ainsi de la Tunisie le deuxième bénéficiaire historique de l’institution.
21/10/2013 - The outgoing United States Executive Director at the African Development Bank Group, Walter C. Jones, received glowing tributes from peers who cited his commendable service to the Bank during his last regular Board meeting on Friday, October 18 in Tunis ending his three-and-a-half-year duty tour in the Bank.
14/10/2013 - As part of Souk At-tanmia Partnership, a pilot program initiated by the African Development Bank (AfDB) in support of entrepreneurship, the British Ambassador to Tunisia, Hamish Cowell, paid a visit on Friday, October 11 to one of the project beneficiaries – the Therapeutic Farm for the Disabled (FTH) in Sidi Thabet, a rural zone outside the Tunisian capital.
08/10/2013 - Towards a Bank-wide Framework for Capacity Development was the theme of a workshop organized the African Development Institute (EADI) of the African Development Bank (AfDB) on 4 October 2013 in Tunis, within the context of the Bank Group’s Capacity Development Network (CD-Net). It was the inaugural workshop of the CD-Net, which is a critical component of the Bank’s capacity building strategy. Victor Murinde, EADI Director, Victor Murinde, presided over the half-day session with discussions on two presentations made by Floribert Ngaruko, Chief Learning Economist of EADI.
07/10/2013 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) organized the first African stakeholder consultation meeting on the Green Climate Fund (GCF) in Tunis on 26-27 September, 2013. The objective of the meeting was to provide a platform for the African Board Members of the Fund to interact with their African constituency, in relation to the design and future operationalization of the Fund.