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
17/04/2014 - Grande première, les aquifères de l’Iullemeden et de Taoudeni/Tanezrouft seront gérés dans un cadre de concertation à dimension régionale, promettant ainsi à plus de 25 millions d’habitants de l’Afrique de l’Ouest l’accès à une ressource en eau jusque-là sous-exploitée. En effet, l’Algérie, le Bénin, le Burkina Faso, le Mali, la Mauritanie, le Niger, et le Nigeria ont signé, le 28 mars 2014, un accord qui les engage tous les sept à assurer – de façon collaborative et coordonnée – la gestion, la protection, la conservation et l’usage équitable de ces vastes ressources souterraines, qui s’étendent sur plus de 2,5 millions de km².
19/03/2014 - It is now three years since the Arab Spring and while some steps have been taken by governments in North Africa, the region remains in transition with a growing divide between the ‘haves’ and the ‘have-nots’ that still needs to be bridged to achieve social stability and make growth more inclusive.
13/12/2013 - Prospects for the construction of a 9,022-kilometre strategic Trans-Sahara Highway (TSH) linking several African countries was concretised on Wednesday, 11 December 2013 in Tunis following the approval of US$ 184.79 (UA120.37)* million by the Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB).
11/12/2013 - A new economic brief published by the African Development Bank shows that the longstanding relationship between growth and distribution in economics has been revived in recent years with greater focus being placed on “inclusive growth”, which is capable of benefiting much wider segments of society.
03/12/2013 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) held the Algeria country launch of its Ten Year Strategy for the period 2013-2022 on November 26 in Algiers. The document was acknowledged by participants in view of the commitments made to meet present challenges for the continent’s sustainable development.
11/07/2013 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) encourages North African countries to find ways of building resilience against crises that could threaten economic and social stability.
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17/06/2013 - The African Development Bank will host a donors’ roundtable in September to help raise funds for the Lake Chad Basin Commission’s five-year investment plan (2013-2017), officials from the two institutions said Tuesday, 11 June 2013, at a meeting at the AfDB headquarters in Tunis.
31/05/2013 - Competition in the African financial sector needs a boost. This is the imperative at the core of Financing Africa: Through the Crisis and Beyond, a joint publication by the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the World Bank, presented on May 29, 2013 in Marrakesh, during a session entitled “Maghreb Financial Sector Dialogue”, which took place on the sidelines of the AfDB’s 48th Annual meetings.