The 2019 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank Group will be held from 11-14 June 2019, in Malabo, Republic of Equatorial Guinea. Find out more
The Netherlands joined the African Development Fund in 1973 and the African Development Bank in 1983. Since 1994, the Netherlands has provided bilateral supports to the Bank’s operations through financial contributions, as well as secondment of experts. Priority areas have been poverty reduction and fragility, water and sanitation, private sector, infrastructure and regional integration, and jobs creation. The Bank and the Development Bank of The Netherlands are partners under the African Financing Partnership.
The Netherlands has played a key role in establishing the following initiatives: