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

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11/03/2019 - The African Development Bank and Sophia University in Japan, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote capacity development within the two institutions for their mutual benefit and the entire African continent.

The agreement was signed Friday at the Bank’s Abidjan headquarters.

Categories: Japan, Education


  • From: 14/02/2019 13:30
  • To: 14/02/2019 17:30
  • Location: 1-3-7 Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan (Belle Salle Yaesu, 2nd floor)

The African Development Bank and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will organize a Pre-TICAD 7 Seminar on Thursday 14 February 2019 in Tokyo, on the theme: Financing for Project Implementation, Infrastructure, and Energy Investment Opportunities in Africa.

Categories: Japan, Energy & Power, Infrastructure, Private Sector, Partnerships


12/12/2018 - Strengthening public investment management and increasing domestic revenue in Africa were major topics on the agenda of the Think20 (T20) Inception Conference attended by a senior leadership team of the African Development Bank Group.

Categories: Japan


  • From: 29/11/2018
  • To: 29/11/2018
  • Location: Tokyo, Japan (Belle Salle Onarimon Tower 1-1-1 Shiba-koen, Minato-ku)

The African Development Bank will organise a seminar focusing on investments in Africa on 29 November 2018 in Tokyo, Japan, in collaboration with Japanese private sector.

Categories: Japan, Private Sector


04/10/2018 - Researchers and representatives of international agencies and embassies convened for a knowledge sharing event focusing on promoting industrialization and developing human capital in Africa. The African Development Bank organized the event on 26 September 2018 at the United Nations University in Tokyo.

Categories: Japan


09/08/2018 - The African Development Bank Group’s External Representation Office for Asia hosted a seminar in the Japanese capital to present the upcoming Africa Investment Forum, which is expected to excite investor interest in bankable projects in the continent through a new de-risked transactional platform.

Categories: Japan, Private Sector


25/05/2018 - The Asia External Representation of the African Development Bank organized an Africa Day Joint Side Event with the Asian Development Bank Institute, “Sharing the Development Experiences of Africa and Asia for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth”, during the Bank’s 53rd Annual Meetings and the African Development Fund’s 44th Meetings in Busan, Korea.

Categories: Korea, Japan, China, India, Partnerships


25/05/2018 - “Culture meets industry – the case of Korea, Hallyu,” a session at the 2018 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank organized by the host country, Korea, in Busan, took place on Thursday May 24.

Hallyu, or Korean culture (music, TV series, cinema, games) has been spreading swiftly since the early 1990s. Could it be a model that inspires Africa?

Categories: Korea, Japan


30/04/2018 - Rehema Tukai grew up in Kondoa and works in Dodoma, Tanzania’s capital city. Until now, visiting her family in Kondoa involved a five-hour journey along a bumpy and dusty road. Thanks to a new road co-funded by the African Development Bank, it takes her a little over one hour to travel the same distance.

Categories: Japan, Tanzania, Partnerships, Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Integration, The President


19/03/2018 - The African Development Bank, the European Union (EU) Delegation in Rwanda, Embassy of Japan in Rwanda and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) joined the Government of Rwanda to launch the rehabilitation and widening of the Kagitumba-Kayonza-Rusumo road works in the Eastern province of Rwanda.

Categories: Rwanda, Japan, Partnerships, Transport, Infrastructure


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