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
On Wednesday, April 17, 2019, the Government of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire will host the first Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) West Africa Regional Summit. The Summit is organized by We-Fi in collaboration with the World Bank Group, the African Development Bank, and the Islamic Development Bank.
The African Development Bank, in partnership with the Association of Power Utility of Africa and the French Development Agency will host a seminar on “How to Promote Gender Equality in the African Power Sector” from October 16 to 18, 2018 at the CCIA building in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.
The African Development Bank will conduct a seminar on gender mainstreaming in climate negotiations for the African Group of Negotiators (AGN) in Dakar, Senegal, on Wednesday, 26 September, 2018. The knowledge and capacity building event will be held at the Le Ndiambour Hotel in Dakar.
On April 13, 2018, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) is organising a regional workshop to present the findings from the Pre-feasibility Study on Business Opportunities for Women in a Changing Energy Value Chain in West Africa. The workshop will take place at the African Development Bank Group headquarters in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
Every year, on March 8, the world celebrates International Women’s Day. It is a day when women in all spheres of life are recognized for their achievements. It is also an occasion for governments, UN agencies, development partners and civil society organizations to reflect on the status of women in all sectors, to assess their challenges and put in place equity measures to promote equality between men and women.
The African Development Bank is joining the World in Orange, to raise money for ending violence against women. The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign which takes place each year and runs from November 25 (International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women) to December 10 (Human Rights Day).
The African Development Bank Group’s Special Envoy on Gender, Geraldine Fraser-Moleketi, will take an active role in the 2016 Infrastructure Business Forum, to be held on June 9 and 10, 2016 in Sandton, South Africa.
L’égalité des genres est une priorité d’intervention transversale pour la transformation et le développement économique de l’Afrique. Que sait-on du potentiel économique des femmes et des opportunités d’investissement dans les femmes ?
How can we secure decent jobs for African women and youth? Through inclusive transformation of the agriculture.
What role can the public and private sector in enabling inclusive agricultural transformation? Our Panelists will share insights on how agricultural transformation can enhance decent employment opportunities for women and youth in Africa.
The African Development Bank’s East Africa Regional Resource Centre (EARC), is hosting a forum in Nairobi, Kenya, on the theme “Making the Internet a Safer Place for Women” to mark International Women’s Day on March 8.