News & Events
12/07/2013 - For the fifth time the African Development Bank was a co-organizer of the Africa Carbon Forum (ACF) along with UN agencies, the World Bank and the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA). This important forum was held from July 3-5, 2013 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
Categories: Côte d’Ivoire, Climate Change, Energy & Power, Environment, Climate Investment Funds (CIF), Global Environment Facility (GEF), Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa, African Carbon Support Program, Transport, Information & Communication Technology, Water Supply & Sanitation, Economic & Financial Governance, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL)
20/04/2012 - The 4th Africa Carbon Forum (ACF),opened its doors this week to more than 1,000 registered participants from across the world to foster a discussion on climate change and carbon finance in Africa. The message resonating this year from the Forum is that Africa represents a golden opportunity for a green future.
- From: 17/04/2012
- To: 19/04/2012
- Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The African Development Bank (AfDB) is co-organizing the 4th African Carbon Forum, where the latest developments and knowledge on the carbon market will be aired, on 18 to 20 April, at the UN Conference Centre in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
22/02/2012 - The African Carbon Support Program (ACSP) held a seminar on 12 January 2012 for staff of the African Development Bank (AfDB) on the outcomes of COP17 and how they relate to the Bank’s current and planned climate change initiatives, particularly those involving carbon finance.
23/11/2011 - An Ethiopia-Kenya hydropower interconnection project may be the first to benefit from work beginning conducted by the African Development Bank (AfDB), through the African Carbon Support Programme (ACSP), to develop a new Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) methodology that would make interstate electricity connection eligible for CDM revenue.
22/11/2010 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) has launched a two-year technical assistance program - the African Carbon Support Program, which is being implemented by its Energy, Environment and Climate Change Department. The program, launched on 4 November 2010, is geared toward assisting Bank clients in regional member countries to access carbon finance in order to ensure the commercial viability of their investments.