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02/08/2018 - The Compliance Review and Mediation Unit (BCRM) of the African Development Bank Group is organizing a sub-regional information workshop on the Bank’s “Independent Review Mechanism: A Recourse Avenue for Communities Around Bank--Financed Projects” from 18 to 19 September 2018 in Yaoundé, Cameroon.

Categories: Cameroon, Independent Review Mechanism (IRM)


28/06/2018 - On May 9, 2018, the Boards of Directors approved the Semi-Urban Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation, the Ketta-Djoum Road Development Project, and the Kumba-Mamfe Road Development Project for a Bank-triggered compliance review, or spot check advisory review of project compliance.

Categories: Cameroon, Independent Review Mechanism (IRM)


25/05/2018 - Two loan agreements totaling €44.51 million were signed on Thursday, May 24 in Busan, Korea, by Alamine Ousmane Mey, Cameroon’s Minister of Economy, Planning and Regional Development, and Ousmane Doré, Director General for the African Development Bank Central Africa Regional Development and Business Delivery Office.

Categories: Cameroon


24/04/2018 - The President of the Republic of Cameroon, Paul Biya, ratified the agreement to establish the African Legal Support Facility (ALSF) on April 13, 2018 in the presence of his cabinet. Cameroon is the 25th Member State to ratify the treaty.

Categories: Cameroon, African Legal Support Facility, Partnerships, Economic & Financial Governance


16/04/2018 - For the first time ever, the African Development Bank has released summaries of the African Economic Outlook (AEO), its main flagship report, in three African languages: Arabic, Hausa and Kiswahili. These three languages are among the most widely spoken by over 300 million Africans. Releasing the report in local languages aims to increase accessibility of the publication’s findings to a large segment of Africans and promote linguistic inclusiveness. This release is also the latest innovation for increasing the relevance and timeliness of the African Economic Outlook.

Categories: Niger, Mali, Benin, Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt, Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Sudan, Chad, Togo, Comoros, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Uganda, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania


05/03/2018 - The President of the African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina, is pleased to announce the following Senior Management appointments

Categories: Egypt, Kenya, Cameroon, Zambia, Water Supply & Sanitation, Regional Integration, The President


18/01/2018 - Le Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) va œuvrer à la réalisation d’un système, en vue d’interconnecter par la fibre optique, la République centrafricaine, le Cameroun et le Congo.

Categories: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo


11/12/2017 - La libre circulation des biens et des personnes entre le Cameroun et le Tchad prend forme, de plus en plus. Lundi 11 décembre 2017, feu vert a été donné à la Banque africaine de développement, pour financer à hauteur de 66 millions d’euros la construction d’un pont qui, enjambant le fleuve Logone, va relier les villes de Yagoua (Cameroun) et de Bongor (Tchad).

Categories: Cameroon, Chad, Regional Integration, Infrastructure, The High 5s


29/11/2017 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has approved a loan of € 150m to help finance the 420 MW Nachtigal hydroelectric project, with the financial support of other partners.

Categories: Cameroon, Energy & Power


23/11/2017 - The African Development Bank Group’s Board of Directors has approved a loan of €180 million to the Republic of Cameroon to finance the first phase of the government’s Competitiveness and Economic Growth Support Programme (PACCE).

Categories: Cameroon, Energy & Power, Transport, Agriculture & Agro-industries


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