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11-Feb-2020

Kenya - Small Scale Irrigation and Value Addition Project (SIVAP) - Project Appraisal Report

The proposed Kenya Small Scale Irrigation and Value Addition Project (SIVAP) is designed to focus on eleven counties within few arid and mostly semi-arid lands, namely Kitui, Makueni, Machakos, Tana River, Bomet, Meru, Tharaka Nithi, Nyandarua, Murang'a, Kajiado and Nyeri Counties. These counties have been chosen due to a number of factors, most importantly among them is that the areas receive low to moderate rainfall ranging from a low of 200 mm / year in the most arid areas to 1900 mm / year in the higher potential areas. The broad objective of SIVAP is to contribute to poverty reduction by...
11-Feb-2020

Gambia - Climate Smart Rural WASH Development Project - Project Appraisal Report

The Gambia Climate Smart Rural WASH Development Project (CSRWASHDEP) aims to increase access to safe and sustainable water supply, sanitation and hygiene in The Gambia, targeting residents of rural and peri urban communities, and deprived urban communities with poor waste management practices in an environment facing increasing climate change threats of flash flooding and periods of extreme drought1. The Project is designed to deliver the objectives through an Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) approach. The IWRM approach entails coordinated stakeholder interventions to improve the...
11-Feb-2020

Mali – Koulikoro Food and Nutrition Security Enhancement Project (PReSAN-KL) - Project Appraisal Report

The Koulikoro Region Food and Nutrition Security Enhancement Project (PReSAN-KL), scheduled to run for five years, has received a grant of USD 37.21 million from the Global Agriculture and Food Security Programme (GAFSP). It targets six irrigation sites in Koulikoro region in which participatory diagnostic studies and detailed preliminary designs have been executed in close collaboration with the Upper Niger Valley Development Authority (OHVN) and the Baguinéda Irrigation Scheme Development Authority (OPIB). PReSAN-KL will boost food security and reduce poverty for approximately 178,000...
11-Feb-2020

Democratic Republic of Congo - Priority Air Safety Project Phase Ii (PPSA II) - Project Appraisal Report

Following a diagnostic report produced in the early 2000s on the air transport sub-sector situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and under a major transport infrastructure rehabilitation/construction programme, the DRC secured the support of the African Development Bank (AfDB) to finance Phase I of the Priority Air Safety Project (PPSA I), launched in November 2010 and financed with an ADF grant of UA 88.6 million. The implementation of Phase I yielded satisfactory results in terms of an infrastructure upgrade in the three main airports of Ndjili, Lubumbashi and Kisangani;...
11-Feb-2020

Central African Republic (CAR) - Savannah-Based Agricultural Value Chains Development Support Project (PADECAS) - Appraisal Report

The Savannah-Based Agricultural Value Chains Development Support Project (PADECAS), jointly financed with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) seeks to sustainably grow food and beef production. PADECAS, which will span five years (2019-2023) and cost UA 22.1 million (CFAF 17.3 billion) including an UA8.28 million grant from the Bank, will be implemented in the Prefectures of Lobaye, Ombella-Mpoko and L’Ouham Péndé. The project will target around 60,000 households with over 500,000 direct beneficiaries.
11-Feb-2020

Central African Republic (CAR) - Savannah-Based Agricultural Value Chains Development Support Project (PADECAS) - Appraisal Report

The Savannah-Based Agricultural Value Chains Development Support Project (PADECAS), jointly financed with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) seeks to sustainably grow food and beef production. PADECAS, which will span five years (2019-2023) and cost UA 22.1 million (CFAF 17.3 billion) including an UA8.28 million grant from the Bank, will be implemented in the Prefectures of Lobaye, Ombella-Mpoko and L’Ouham Péndé. The project will target around 60,000 households with over 500,000 direct beneficiaries.
10-Feb-2020

Guinea-Bissau - Bissau City Power Distribution System Improvement Project (PDSDE) - Project Appraisal Report

The Bissau City Power Distribution System Improvement Project (PDSDE) is part of the Investment and Capacity Building Programme in the electricity sub-sector under Guinea- Bissau's 2015-2020 Strategic and Operational Plan. It aims to improve power supply and enhance the people's access to quality service in Bissau, the country's capital. People's access to basic services such as electricity is one means of boosting growth inclusiveness in a country that has grappled with several forms of fragility. More specifically, the PDSDE will contribute to: (i) reduce or eliminate electricity outages...
10-Feb-2020

Liberia - Fish Town Harper Road Project Phase I : Paving Of Harper - Karloken (50 Km) - Project Appraisal Report

The project will involve upgrading from gravel to bitumen standard Fish Town –Harper Road: Phase 1: Harper – Karloken section (50km) at an estimated cost of UA43.04 million. Project Funding is from Nigeria Trust Fund (NTF) Loan (UA6.5million), ADF12 Loan (UA22.23 million), Fragile State Facility (FSF) Grant (UA13.31million) and Government of Liberia (GoL) UA1.00 million (Compensation Costs for PAPs). The Project components include: (i) Paving Harper City - Karloken Road (50km), ESMP and Supervision of Works; (ii) Project Management (Implementation Support, Financial/Technical/Road Safety...
10-Feb-2020

Madagascar - Investment Promotion Support Project (PAPI) - Project Appraisal Report

the main expected project (PAPI) outcomes are: (i) increase in the level of private investments in Madagascar from 15.2% of GDP in 2013 to 18% in 2018, leading to a rise in the creation of new jobs in the textile industry from 80,000 in 2014 to 120,000 in 2018; (ii) improved PPP projects preparation and implementation framework, leading to the implementation of two PPP projects by 2018.
10-Feb-2020

Madagascar - Lower Mangoky Irrigated Area Rehabilitation And Extension Project PHASE II - Project Appraisal Report

The Lower Mangoky Irrigated Area Rehabilitation and Extension Project, Phase II (PRBM II) is located in the Lower Mangoky plain in Morombé District in Madagascar. The implementation of the project (water resource mobilization infrastructure development, development of irrigated plots, use of improved seeds, etc.) will enable an additional annual production of 44 000 tons of paddy rice and 2400 tons of pea. The project will be implemented over a five-year period for a total cost of UA 44.6 million including a UA 16.14 million ADF loan, a UA 24 million TAF loan and a UA 4.46 million Government...
10-Feb-2020

Mozambique - To empower and enhance rural women’s agricultural productivity and marketing skills in Manica and Sofala Provinces - Project Appraisal Report

The project aims to promote women’s economic empowerment which is key for sustainable poverty reduction in Mozambique. The project is aligned to the Government’s five-year plan (2010-2014) and the Poverty Reduction Action Plan (PARP) 2011-2014 which emphasize the need for a more inclusive growth, by facilitating small business activities and employment creation for youth and women in particular. Furthermore, the project is also aligned with the Mozambique’s Gender Policy and Implementation Strategy (PGEI) and the National Plan of Action for the Advancement of Women (PNAM).
10-Feb-2020

Rwanda - Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program - Project Appraisal Report

The development objective of the program is to improve the quality of life and socio-economic development of the country by ensuring equitable provision of adequate, reliable and sustainable water and sanitation services for targeted areas with a view to promoting economic growth and transformation. The program objective will be achieved through the following four (4) components: 1) Water Supply Infrastructure and Services Improvement; 2) Sanitation Infrastructure and Services Improvement; 3) Institutional Support; and 4) Program Management. The proposed additional financing will cover water...
10-Feb-2020

Senegal - Project to Support and Promote Women’s and Youth Entrepreneurial Initiatives: PHASE I (PAVIE I) - Project Appraisal Report

The overall objective phase I of the Project to Support and Promote Women’s and Youth Entrepreneurial Initiatives (PAVIE I) is to support job creation for young people and women by promoting entrepreneurship. Specifically, it will help to promote entrepreneurial initiatives among women and young people by providing (i) access to financing and (ii) trades-related and business management technical support for entrepreneurs, with a view to ensuring the viability and sustainability of their enterprises. Its total cost of UA 90.55 million will be financed through a French Development Agency (ADF)...
10-Feb-2020

Somalia – Kismayo –Baidoa Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project - Project Appraisal Report

The project objective is to contribute to improved quality of life, inclusiveness and resilience through the provision of sustainable water supply and sanitation services. The project focuses on increasing access to safe water, improved sanitation and strengthening capacity for improved delivery of water and sanitation services in Kismayo (Jubbaland State) and Baidoa (South West State) towns. The project will reduce economic and social exclusion of poor and vulnerable groups in the two towns, where an estimated 65% of the population live below the basic needs poverty line and 70% of the...
31-Jan-2020

Cameroon – Chad - Lake Chad Basin Regional Road Network Integration Project - Construction of a Bridge Over The Logone Between Yagoua (Cameroon) and Bongor (Chad) - Project Appraisal Report

The Lake Chad region is a typical example of the threats of climate change and its challenges in poor countries. Furthermore, it currently lies at the heart of a regional security crisis linked to the "Boko Haram" group. An estimated 5 million people are directly affected by the humanitarian crisis. The region faces multiple development challenges which are political, but also socioeconomic, ecological, hydrological and governance-related (limited presence of the State and government services).
31-Jan-2020

NEPAD - Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility (IPPF) Special Fund NEPAD-IPPF - Project Appraisal Report

It has been recognised and accepted that development, deployment and utilisation of telecommunications and communications infrastructure is a necessary precondition for sustained economic growth in the continent.
31-Jan-2020

NEPAD - Etude de préfaisabilité du projet de modernisation de la ligne de chemin de fer Trans-Maghrébine - Project Appraisal Report

Préparation du projet de modernisation afin de le rendre bancable et faciliter la recherche de financement pour sa mise en oeuvre
31-Jan-2020

NEPAD - Assistance à La Communauté Économique des États de L’afrique Centrale (CEEAC) - Project Appraisal Report

Le Secrétariat Général de la CEEAC a soumis à la Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD / FPPI-NEPAD), au nom des Gouvernements du Cameroun et de la Guinée Équatoriale, une requête de Don en vue du financement des dépenses afférentes aux activités préparatoires du projet de construction d’un pont sur le fleuve Ntem dans l’axe de la route multinationale Kribi-Campo-Bata reliant le Cameroun et la Guinée Équatoriale. Ce projet revêt une importance capitale pour le développement socioéconomique des deux États et, par extension, de l’Afrique Centrale toute entière en raison, entre autres, des flux...
31-Jan-2020

Nepad - OMVG Power Generation And Interconnection Project - Project Appraisal Report

The Gambia River Basin Development Organization (OMVG) was set up in 1978 and is composed of The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau and Senegal. The OMVG’s mission is to implement the development projects of the member States for a rational and harmonious exploitation of the common resources of the Gambia, Kayanga-Geba and Koliba-Corubal rivers.
31-Jan-2020

Zambia - Project Preparatory Study for Development of the Lake Tanganyika Transport Corridor - Project Appraisal Report

The objective the project was to identify specific physical projects for rehabilitation and modernisation of Mpulungu Port in Zambia, analyse technical and economic viability, assess environmental and social impact, and prepare detailed engineering designs and tender documents for implementation under potential funding from the Bank.