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03/04/2019 - Overall economic growth in West Africa is projected to be at 3.6 percent in 2019 and 2020, boosted by the recovery of commodity prices and improved production and service sectors in the region, although challenges and uneven performance would remain, the African Development Bank’s regional economic indicator report revealed.

Categories: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Côte d’Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo, Regional Integration


15/03/2019 - Le Président de la République de Guinée-Bissau, José Mário Vaz, a officiellement posé la première pierre du poste à haute-tension (225 KV) de Saltinho, dans le cadre du projet Energie de l’Organisation pour la mise en valeur du fleuve Gambie (OMVG), dont la Banque africaine de développement est le partenaire clé.

Categories: Guinea-Bissau, Energy & Power


25/02/2019 - Governors representing the African Development Bank West Africa region held consultative meetings with the institution’s President and senior management in Abidjan on Monday, where they took stock of the Bank’s accelerated engagement in the region.

Categories: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Côte d’Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo, Infrastructure


08/11/2018 - The projects form part of a development finance compact between the Bank, the government of Portugal, and the six Portuguese-speaking countries of Africa - Angola, Cabo Verde, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, and Sao Tomé and Principe, also known as PALOPs. The compact, signed at the African Investment Forum in Johannesburg on Tuesday, stems from efforts by the African Development Bank to bring more focus on the private sector in the PALOPs.

Categories: Cabo Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Angola, Mozambique, São Tomé and Príncipe, Portugal, Private Sector, Partnerships


11/10/2018 - Les gouvernements de la Guinée et de la Guinée Bissau vont bénéficier de 50 millions d’euros, sous forme de dons et de prêt, en financement de la première phase du projet d’aménagement de la route Boké-Québo, corridor routier entre Conakry-Bissau.

Categories: Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Transport


24/01/2017 - Guinea-Bissau’s proposed Rice Value Chain Development Project to be implemented in the Bafata and Oio regions of the country has received the African Development Bank Group’s support with a loan and a grant amounting to US $5.67 million approved by its Board on January 23, 2017 in Abidjan. The funding will be sourced from the African Development Fund (ADF), the concessional arm of the Group.

Categories: Guinea-Bissau, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Gender, Infrastructure, Human Capital Development, Employment


26/09/2016 - Le Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) et le Gouvernement de la Guinée Bissau, ont procédé, le 19 septembre 2016 à Bissau, à la revue annuelle conjointe de la coopération entre le pays et l’institution.

Categories: Guinea-Bissau


14/09/2016 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on September 8, 2016 in Abidjan, approved two grants of US $1 million each, to Cape Verde and Guinea Bissau as emergency assistance to support the implementation of National Preparedness and Response Plans to fight the Zika virus outbreak in the two countries.

Categories: Cabo Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Human Capital Development, Health, Ebola


15/04/2016 - L’envoyée spéciale pour le Genre de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD), Geraldine Fraser-Moleketi, se rendra à Bissau, du 21 au 24 avril 2016, pour une visite de terrain. Ayant rejoint la BAD en 2013, Fraser-Moleketi a été auparavant directrice du programme de gouvernance démocratique du Programme des Nations Unies pour le développement (PNUD) et membre du conseil d’administration de l'Institut des Nations Unies pour la formation et la recherche, sur nomination du Secrétaire général de l'ONU. Militante historique de l’ANC, elle a occupé plusieurs postes ministériels à la suite des premières élections démocratiques en Afrique du Sud.

Categories: Guinea-Bissau, Gender, Human Capital Development, Partnerships


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