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06/12/2018 - The African Development Bank has approved a US$ 35 million loan for the Shire Valley Transformation Program - Phase 1 (SVTP-1), aimed at reducing poverty through the development of agricultural value chain and climate adaptation mechanisms.

Categories: Malawi, Agriculture & Agro-industries, African Natural Resources Centre


05/12/2018 - The African Governance Report 2018 has called for better management of the continent’s natural resources to match the expected yields generated by the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).

Categories: Rwanda, Regional Integration, African Natural Resources Centre


13/07/2018 - The African Legal Support Facility (ALSF), in partnership with the African Natural Resources Centre of the African Development Bank, recently held a capacity development workshop to support coastal African countries in effectively negotiating fisheries agreements and concessions.

Categories: African Legal Support Facility, African Natural Resources Centre


  • From: 17/04/2018
  • To: 18/04/2018
  • Location: Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

The African Natural Resources Centre of the African Development Bank will host a high-level West Africa gas competence seminar in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, on April 17-18, 2018.

Categories: Korea, Partnerships, African Natural Resources Centre


21/03/2018 - A new report by the African Natural Resources Centre of the African Development Bank has stressed the importance of forestry governance to boosting intra-African trade of wood products.

Categories: Environment, African Natural Resources Centre


21/03/2018 - How does the International Day of Forests, March 21, align with the African Development Bank's work in natural resources management and the Bank's High 5 development priorities?

The theme of the 2018 International Year of Forests is "Forests and sustainable cities." It is about promoting cleaner, greener and healthier places to live. This aligns well with the High 5 priorities of the African Development Bank, especially in terms of "Improving the quality of life of the people of Africa."

Categories: Environment, Partnerships, African Natural Resources Centre


  • From: 21/03/2018
  • To: 21/03/2018
  • Location: Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

On March 21, 2018, the world celebrates the International Day of Forests. It marks an occasion to shine the spotlight on the importance of sustaining and protecting woodlands and trees, which are vital to economies, livelihoods and environment.

Categories: Environment, African Natural Resources Centre, Climate Change


04/03/2018 - The African Development Bank Group joined the international community to commemorate World Wildlife Day on March 3, 2018. On the occasion, we spoke with Anthony Nyong, the Bank’s Director of Climate Change and Green Growth, on what the African Development Bank is doing to protect one of the continent’s most precious resources: its wildlife.

Categories: Environment, Climate Change, Partnerships, African Natural Resources Centre, African Legal Support Facility, Quality Assurance & Results


  • From: 06/12/2017
  • To: 06/12/2017
  • Location: Labadi Beach Hotel, Accra, Ghana

The African Natural Resources Center will host a workshop on value chain policies on select natural resources, namely iron ore, diamonds, natural gas and tilapia. The main objective of the High Level Policy Dialogue is to strengthen the capacity of RMCs to effectively design and implement competitive downstream policies for value addition and to enhance the ability of governments to negotiate with investors.

Categories: Ghana, African Natural Resources Centre


  • From: 09/11/2017
  • To: 10/11/2017
  • Location: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

The African Natural Resources Center of the African Development Bank (AfDB) is organising the East Africa gas competence seminar and investment roundtable in Dar es Salam, Tanzania on 9 and 10 November.

Categories: Tanzania, African Natural Resources Centre


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