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21/03/2012 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) will host the Friends of Zimbabwe Roundtable, to discuss economic and political developments in the country on 23 March. The meeting will also focus on the prospects of dealing with the country's external debt arreears. The presentation of the Zimbabwe Accelerated Arrears, Debt and Development Strategy (ZAADDS) is a useful framework to address the issue of Zimbabwe’s external debt. ZAADDS is a key element of the government’s economic reform agenda.

Categories: Zimbabwe, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Finland, Germany, Japan, Italy, Norway, Netherlands, Sweden, United Kingdom, Economic & Financial Governance


  • From: 12/09/2010
  • To: 16/09/2010
  • Location: Montréal, Canada

The African Development Bank (AfDB) will explain the challenges facing the African energy sector to a wide audience at the World Energy Congress (WEC), scheduled to take place in Montréal, Canada, 12-16 September 2010.

Categories: Canada, Energy & Power, Climate Change, Environment


06/07/2010 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has welcomed the G-20’s recent commitment to ensure a robust replenishment of the African Development Fund (ADF), the concessional window of the Group.

Categories: Canada, Financial Crisis, The President


30/06/2010 - The G-20 Summit in Toronto took place at a time when the world confronts continued uncertainty about the fate of the economy. However, the G-20 leaders clearly recognized the key role multilateral development institutions have to play during this difficult period and the need to provide additional support.

Categories: Canada, The President


25/06/2010 - African Development Bank (AfDB) Group President, Donald Kaberuka, will participate in the G-20 leaders meeting in Toronto from 26-27 June 2010. At the institution’s recent Annual Meetings in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, in May 2010, Mr. Kaberuka was re-elected as the institution’s president for a second five-year term. As with previous G-20 Summits, Mr. Kaberuka will attend in his capacity as a member of the African Union delegation.

Categories: Canada, Financial Crisis


  • From: 26/06/2010
  • To: 27/06/2010
  • Location: Toronto, Canada

African Development Bank (AfDB) Group President, Donald Kaberuka, will participate in the G20 Leaders Meeting in Toronto, 26/27 June 2010. At the recent Annual Meeting in Abidjan, in May 2010, Mr. Kaberuka was re-elected as President of the AfDB for a second five year term. As with previous G-20 Summits, President Kaberuka will attend as a member of the African Union delegation.

Categories: Canada, Financial Crisis, The President


14/06/2010 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) will on 14 June 2010 host the fourth Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Initiative (RWSSI) Trust Fund Steering Committee Meeting. The meeting will review the 2009 progress of RWSSI; approve the 2010 Lending Programme/Budget; and agree on the way forward. The meeting will bring together representatives from France, Denmark, The Netherlands, Switzerland, Canada, and the AfDB.

Categories: Tunisia, France, Denmark, Netherlands, Canada, Switzerland, Rural Water Supply & Sanitation Initiative


  • From: 07/06/2010
  • To: 10/06/2010
  • Location: Montreal, Canada

The International Economic Forum of the Americas/ Conference of Montreal is committed to heighten knowledge and awareness of the major issues concerning economic globalization, with a particular emphasis on the relations between the Americas and other continents.

Categories: Canada, Private Sector


  • Date: 20/01/2010
  • Location: Tunis, Tunisia

L’ambassadeur du Canada en Tunisie, M. Ariel Delouya, a accompagné une mission de gens d’affaires du Conseil canadien pour Afrique (CC Africa) à la BAD, à Tunis. Cette mission visait à familiariser les entreprises participantes avec les opportunités d’affaires liées aux opérations du Groupe de la BAD. Les membres de la mission ont aussi rencontré Bruce Montador, administrateur de la BAD représentant le Canada.

Categories: Tunisia, Canada


  • From: 05/10/2009
  • To: 07/10/2009
  • Location: Montreal, Canada

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has been awarded the Afrique Expansion 2009 Excellence Award in recognition of its significant contribution to private sector development on the continent.

Categories: Canada


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