Democratic Republic of Congo Selected projects


Inga Hydropower project in DRC: Sustainable Energy for Millions

14/08/2013 - The Congo River, one of the most powerful rivers in Africa, has very high hydropower potential that could contribute significantly to the needs of the continent. Currently, only the Inga site of the river is being harnessed for hy...

Categories: Democratic Republic of Congo, Energy & Power, Infrastructure


Kazungula Bridge: Bridging the Regional Divide

14/08/2013 - A key road and rail bridge crossing over the Zambezi River along the North – South Corridor, a key trade route linking the port of Durban in South Africa to the inland countries of Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, DRC, and up...

Categories: South Africa, Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Infrastructure, Transport


Advans Bank Congo (ABC): Bridging the financing gap for MSMEs in DRC

07/08/2013 - The African Development Bank Group’s Private Sector Operations and its African Private Sector Assistance Fund (FAPA) are supporting Advans Banque Congo (ABC) to provide financial services loans and savings to micro and small ent...

Categories: Democratic Republic of Congo, Private Sector, Economic & Financial Governance


PARSAR Aims to Strengthen Food Security and Cut Poverty in the DRC

01/11/2012 - The agricultural and rural sector in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has significant growth margins and occupies a prominent place in the economy. However, the dilapidation of rural infrastructure and poor governmental supp...

Categories: Democratic Republic of Congo, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Infrastructure, Economic & Financial Governance


Rehabilitation of the Agricultural and Rural Sector in the Democratic Republic of Congo

17/07/2012 - The economic crisis of the 1980s, exacerbated by the armed conflicts of the 1990s in the Democratic Republic of Congo, has resulted in a drop in farmer assistance, desertion of farms and lack of maintenance of rural roads. This si...

Categories: Democratic Republic of Congo, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Water Supply & Sanitation, Infrastructure