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  • From: 22/05/2017
  • To: 25/05/2017
  • Location: Ahmedabad, India

The 2017 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group will be held on May 22-25, 2017 in Ahmedabad, India. The Annual Meetings are the Bank’s largest annual event and serve to raise the profile of the institution on the global stage.

Categories: India, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Employment, Youth, Human Capital Development, Partnerships, Private Sector


  • From: 11/04/2017
  • To: 11/04/2017
  • Location: The Work Foundation, Trafalgar Square, London

Jointly organized by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the Climate Investment Funds (CIF) and the Lancaster University Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business, this invitation-only event will launch the concept of an Adaptation Benefit Mechanism – a transparent and efficient results-based mechanism to support adaptation to climate change, will be held at The Work Foundation, Trafalgar Square, from 9:00-13:30, Tuesday, April 11, 2017.

Categories: United Kingdom, Climate Investment Funds (CIF)


  • From: 26/02/2017
  • To: 01/03/2017
  • Location: Khartoum, Sudan

The President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, will make an official visit to Sudan from February 26 to March 1, 2017. He will meet top Government officials, including President Omar Al-Bashir; Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Badr El-Din Mahmoud Abbas; and the Governor of the Central Bank of Sudan, Hazim Abdelgadir Ahmed Babikier.

Categories: Sudan, Youth, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Employment, Human Capital Development, The President


  • From: 07/02/2017
  • To: 07/02/2017
  • Location: Yaoundé, Cameroon

Ministers in charge of finance, youth, employment and education of the Central Africa Region are meeting in Yaoundé on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 to discuss the African Development Bank’s Jobs for Youth in Africa Strategy, adopted in May 2016.

Categories: Cameroon, Youth, Employment, Human Capital Development, Poverty Reduction, Partnerships


  • From: 06/02/2017
  • To: 09/02/2017
  • Location: Cape Town, South Africa

The African Development Bank is playing a key role in Mining Indaba, the world’s largest mining investment conference, which takes place from February 6-9, 2017 in Cape Town, South Africa. The Bank will bring together Ministers, mining sector experts and decision-makers from multilaterals in a number of workshops designed to help countries position themselves as investment destinations while making the most out of mining projects on the continent.

Categories: South Africa, Human Capital Development, Private Sector, African Natural Resources Center (ANRC), Partnerships, African Legal Support Facility


  • From: 03/02/2017
  • To: 03/02/2017
  • Location: Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

The 2016 regional finale of the televised Voix des Jeunes (“Youth Voices”) competition will be held at the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) headquarters in Abidjan on Friday, February 3, 2017. This finale will bring together the winning teams from Senegal, Guinea and Côte d’Ivoire.

Categories: Youth


  • From: 28/01/2017
  • To: 31/01/2017
  • Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The 28th African Union Summit is underway at the African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. From January 22-31, 2017, the African Union is holding its 28th Ordinary Session under the theme “Harnessing the demographic dividend through investments for youth”.

Categories: Ethiopia


  • From: 24/01/2017
  • To: 24/01/2017
  • Location: Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

The African Development Bank’s Knowledge Management and Economic Governance Complex is hosting on Tuesday, January 24, 2017, the Eminent Speaker Series Session with Professor E. Sheshinski on the topic “Optimizing Royalties on Mining – Reforming Public Finance”.

Categories: Côte d’Ivoire


  • From: 15/01/2017
  • To: 18/01/2017
  • Location: Cape Town, South Africa

The United Nations World Data Forum, taking place from January 15-18, 2017 in Cape Town, South Africa, will spur the exchange of innovative ideas and data solutions through a range of keynote statements, presentations, panel discussions, knowledge sharing and learning spaces, innovation labs, exhibits and digital events.

Categories: South Africa, Human Capital Development, Partnerships


  • From: 13/01/2017
  • To: 14/01/2017
  • Location: Bamako, Mali

Le Président du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD), Akinwumi Adesina, prendra une part active au 27e Sommet Afrique-France dénommé « Sommet de Bamako pour le partenariat, la paix et l’émergence », organisé au Mali du 13 au 14 janvier prochain.

Categories: Mali, France, Partnerships