Administrative Tribunal

03-May-2019

Application 2004-05 - Judgment of 16 December 2004

Mrs. M. F., Applicant, was recruited by the Bank on 09 March 1978, as Secretary in the office of one of the Respondent’s Vice Presidents. She acceded to permanent career status with effect from 1 January 1985. She held the position of Secretary successively in various departments of the Respondent. On 10 May 1996, while she worked as a Secretary at the AUDT department, she was temporarily transferred to the Communications Unit, to assist with the 1996 ADB Annual Meetings, then finally maintained in that Unit in accordance with a memorandum dated 16 July 1996. As part of the reorganization of...
24-Apr-2019

Application 2017-05 - Judgment of 19 April 2019

The applicant, Mr R.Y, was recruited by the Bank on 25 September 2007 as driver to the Resident Representative of the Chad Country Office.
24-Apr-2019

Application 2018-01 - Order of 15 february 2019

The President of the Administrative Tribunal, Having regard to the Application filed on 7 February 2018, the Respondent's Answer dated 23 August 2018, the Respondent's Reply dated 21 September 2018 and the Respondent's Rejoinder dated 31 October 2018, marking the end of the rounds of submissions between the parties, in accordance with Article XII, paragraph 5, of the Tribunal’s Rules of Procedure.
24-Apr-2019

Application 2018-08 - Order of 4 February 2019

The President of the Administrative Tribunal, BEING SEIZED of a motion filed on 29th January, 2019 by the Respondent seeking clarification on the legal basis for public hearing and requesting for a hearing to be in camera on the following grounds:
24-Apr-2019

Application 2018-01 - Order of 19 April 2019

The Administrative Tribunal, Considering that on 7 February 2018, the applicant filed an application with the Tribunal; respondent’s answer was filed on 23 August 2018; applicant’s reply was filed on 21 September 2018; and respondent’s rejoinder was filed on 31 October 2018; Considering that the case was set down for hearing on the merits during the 30th judicial session scheduled for 9 April 2019; Considering that on 5 April 2019, the applicant requested an adjournment of the case to the Tribunal’s next session so that parties can continue with the ongoing settlement discussions;
24-Apr-2019

Application 2018-02 - Order of 19 April 2019

The Administrative Tribunal, Considering that on 14 February 2018, the applicant filed an application with the Tribunal; respondent’s motion of inadmissibility was filed on 22 March 2018 and on 4 July 2018, the Tribunal dismissed respondent’s motion of inadmissibility and ordered resumption of exchange of proceedings, Considering that on 14 August 2018, the respondent requested for rectification of Judgment, on 22 August 2018, the Tribunal decided on joint filing and hearing of application on merits and rectification of Judgment, Considering that the respondent answer was...
24-Apr-2019

Application 2018-03 - Judgment of 19 April 2019

This application is about the termination benefits due to the applicant upon his separation from the service of the African Development Bank. 
24-Apr-2019

Application 2018-05 - Order of 19 April 2019

24-Apr-2019

Application 2018-07 - Judgment of 19 April 2019

The applicant joined the African Legal Support Facility(ALSF) as a Senior Legal Counsel, PL5, on 23 April 2016 a position she held until her contract ended on 22 April 2018 on the ground that her post was abolished.
24-Apr-2019

Application 2018-08 - Judgment of 19 April 2019

The applicant was elected as the President of the Bank for a term of 5 years from 1 September 1976 until 31 August 1981. On 28 June 1979, the Board of Directors unanimously resolved to terminate his appointment as President. The Board of Governors, however, adopted a resolution in which they, among others, annulled the decision of the Board of Directors to terminate the applicant’s contract. The Board of Governors’ decision followed an extra-ordinary meeting which they held from 23-25 July 1979 at which it was determined that the Board of Governors had the sole prerogative to terminate the...
01-Feb-2019

Application 2008-02 - Judgment of 13 November 2009

I. THE FACTS 1. On August 8, 2008 the Administrative Tribunal of the African Development Bank rendered a judgment on Application No. 2007/01 filed by Mr. C. A. B. O. against the African Development Bank, dismissing the Application for lacking in merit. 2. The dismissal of his case is the subject of the Request for Revision of Judgment filed by the Applicant on 31 October 2008, pursuant to Article XII of the Tribunal’s Statutes and Rule XXII of the Tribunal’s Rules of Procedure.
06-Jul-2018

Application 2017-04 - Judgment of 4 July 2018

The Applicant, a Gabonese national, joined the African Development Bank (the Bank) on 13 February 2001 at Grade PL5, as a Senior Transport Economist. At the time of the events, he was working in the Bank’s office in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo.
06-Jul-2018

Application 2018-06 - Order of 18 June 2018

The Administrative Tribunal, Considering that the Applicant requested for interpretation of judgment No. 104 of the Administrative Tribunal of the African Development Bank (Tribunal) rendered on 26 January 2018. Considering that the Applicant requested the Tribunal on 12 June 2018 that his Application on request for interpretation of judgment be examined on the basis of written submissions.
06-Jul-2018

Application 2018-06 - Judgment of 4 July 2018

On January 26, 2018, the Tribunal delivered judgment in Application No. 2017/02 declaring that the termination of the Applicant’s employment with the Bank was unlawful.
06-Jul-2018

Application 2018-04 - Judgment of 4 July 2018

The Applicant had been employed by the African Development Bank since 2007, most recently occupying the position of Information and Communication Technologies Officer, COTD, at the Bank’s office in Chad.
06-Jul-2018

Application 2018-03 - Judgment of 4 July 2018

The Applicant joined the African Development Bank as Legal Counsel on 19 May 1996 and was promoted several times up to Division Manager, GECL.3. On 1 December 2016, the Applicant submitted a letter of resignation from employment. By letter dated 15 December 2016 and received by the Applicant on 16 December 2016, the Director of Human Resources Management Department (the Director), on behalf of the President of the Bank, accepted the Applicant’s resignation effective, 1 February 2017. The Director advised the Applicant that his separation entitlements were: (a) termination benefits of sixty...
06-Jul-2018

Application 2018-02 - Judgment of 4 July 2018

The Applicant joined the African Development Bank as a Senior Financial Management Officer in the Agriculture and Agro Industry Department on 30 January 2010. The Applicant was promoted to the position of Principal Budget Officer on 16 July 2012, and then to Chief Program and Budget Officer from 1 June 2015, a position he held until he was summarily dismissed.
06-Jul-2018

Application 2017-05 - Judgment of 4 July 2018

The Applicant joined the African Development Bank, Chad Office, as a driver of the Resident Representative on 26 September 2007, a position he held until his dismissal. According to a letter dated 25 September 2017 and received by the Applicant on 26 September 2017, the Respondent dismissed the Applicant from employment on the ground of serious misconduct.
03-Apr-2018

Application 2016-01 - Judgment of 26 January 2018

The Applicant joined the African Development Bank (the Bank) on 15 January 2008, as a senior economist (PL5) in the Department responsible for West Africa (ORWA). Since May 2013, he has occupied the position of country economist, graded PL4, in the Department responsible for North Africa (ORNA).
03-Apr-2018

Application 2017-04 - Judgment of 26 January 2018

The Applicant, a Gabonese national, joined the African Development Bank (the Bank) on 13 February 2001, at grade PL5, as a senior transport economist. At the time of the events in issue, he held this position in the Bank's field office in the Democratic Republic of Congo office in Kinshasa.