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03/04/2017 - President Akinwumi Adesina of the African Development Bank (AfDB) left Ahmedabad, India, early on Monday at the end of a four-day official visit to India.

The visit has set the stage for improved cooperation between the Bank and India, as well as India’s relations with Africa in general.

Categories: India, Partnerships, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Energy & Power, Private Sector, Human Capital Development, The President


03/04/2017 - The President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, has paid glowing tribute to India’s preeminent statesman, Mahatma Gandhi, saying that his work and life continue to inspire people across countries and generations.

Categories: India, Partnerships, Human Capital Development, The President


01/04/2017 - The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) President, Akinwumi Adesina has invited the New Development Bank (NDB) to support Light up and power Africa, the first of five top priorities of the Bank’s continental transformation agenda.

Categories: India, Partnerships, Infrastructure, Energy & Power, Africa50, The President


31/03/2017 - An African Development Bank delegation led by its President, Akinwumi Adesina, held a day-long interactive meeting with Indian CEOs on Friday in New Delhi, focusing on the facilitation of business engagements between Africa and India.

Categories: India, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Private Sector, Infrastructure, Transport, Partnerships, The President


31/03/2017 - The Dean of African Diplomatic Corps in India, Ambassador Alem Tsesaye Woldemariam of the State of Eritrea, has commended the African Development Bank (AfDB) for its steadfast commitment to ensure a better future for the continent.

Categories: India, Partnerships, The President


31/03/2017 - The President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, has urged African diplomats to use their skills and network to advertise Africa’s resilience and attract good investments into the continent.

Categories: India, Partnerships, The President


30/03/2017 - The President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, arrived in New Delhi on Thursday, March 30, 2017, to begin a four-day official visit to India aimed at improving relations between the Bank and India, and the country’s ties with Africa.

Categories: India, Partnerships, The President


28/03/2017 - The President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) Akinwumi Adesina and Senior Official of the Bank will make a four-day official visit to India beginning on Thursday, March 30, 2017 to engage Indian authorities on cooperation and review facilities put in place for the 2017 Annual Meetings.

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


24/03/2017 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group participated in the 12th CII-Exim Bank Conclave on India-Africa Project Partnership, which was held in New Delhi, March 9-10, 2017. The CII-EXIM Bank Conclave is the India’s largest Africa-focused annual business event. The initiative was launched in 2005 by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in partnership with EXIM Bank of India, with the support of the Ministry of External Affairs and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India.

Categories: India, Infrastructure, Private Sector, Partnerships


28/02/2017 - Agriculture, agri-business and agro-industries will dominate the knowledge events of the 2017 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank Group scheduled to take place from May 22-26 in Ahmedabad, in India’s Gujarat State.

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


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