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27/08/2014 - The President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Donald Kaberuka, and the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Africa, Dr. Luis Sambo, on Tuesday, August 26 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) cementing a US $60 million Bank grant to help strengthen West Africa’s public health systems in response to the Ebola crisis.

Categories: Liberia, Nigeria, Côte d’Ivoire, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Health, Human Capital Development, Poverty Reduction, Ebola

18/12/2013 - The Board of Executive Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a loan of 115 million euros to finance the third phase of the PARCOUM Program to support key institutional reforms of medical coverage in Morocco. The program will be implemented in 2014.

Categories: Morocco, Human Capital Development, Health

03/10/2013 - The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Thursday, October 3 in Tunis establishing a partnership of cooperation, aimed at providing assistance to improve the lives of the most vulnerable in Africa.

Categories: Health, Human Capital Development, Food Production, Youth, Water Supply & Sanitation, ADF, Partnerships, Poverty Reduction, The President

02/09/2013 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Sudan on Wednesday, August 28, 2013, signed two Protocol of Agreements in which the Bank provided Emergency Assistance of US $1 million to Flood Victims in Blue and White Nile States, and US $0.5 million to the University of Nyala to build research capacity for the Scientific Preservation of Livestock Breeds in Sudan.

Categories: Sudan, Human Capital Development, Health, Water Supply & Sanitation, Education

29/08/2012 - The African Development Bank Group, UNICEF and the Government of Madagascar signed a US $1-million grant agreement to fund rehabilitation of social infrastructure in the country following the devastating cyclones Giovanna and Irina, which hit the country in February. The signing took place on August 23 in Brickaville, about 250 km east of Antananarivo.

Categories: Madagascar, Infrastructure, Education, Human Capital Development, Health

13/07/2012 - Au titre de l’aide d’urgence pour le renforcement de la surveillance épidémiologique du choléra ; SEM Abdou Karim MECKASSOUA, Ministre d’Etat du Plan et à l’Economie pi. , Gouverneur de la BAD ; Mr. Modibo SANGARE, Représentant Résident de la BAD en RCA et Dr. Zakaria MAÏGA Représentant de l’Organisation mondiale de la santé (OMS) en RCA, ont signé, le 12 juillet 2012 à Bangui, la lettre d’accord tripartite (Gouvernement, BAD et OMS).

Categories: Central African Republic, Health, Human Capital Development

18/01/2012 - The African Development Bank and the Government of Uganda signed two separate agreements on 12 January to finance projects to improve health services delivery and access to water and sanitation in both urban and rural areas of Uganda, with a total investment of USD 155.8 million. This double deal is expected to boost the country’s efforts to meet the 2015 Millennium Development Goals for health, water and sanitation.

Categories: Uganda, Water Supply & Sanitation, Health, Human Capital Development, ADF

18/01/2012 - Kampala residents in Uganda will gain access to better healthcare with the implementation of the Mulago Hospital service delivery improvement project co-financed by the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group to the tune of USD 98.8 million.

Categories: Uganda, Health, Human Capital Development, ADF

15/03/2011 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group, the Tunisian Government and the International Red Cross Committee (ICRC), on Monday March 14, 2011 in Tunis, signed a USD 1 million humanitarian emergency assistance grant.

Categories: Tunisia, Libya, United States of America, Health, Human Capital Development

04/03/2009 - Guinea-Bissau’s Economy and Plan Minister, Héléna Maria José Nosolini Embalo; the WHO Resident Representative in Bissau, Allarangar Yokouide; and the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group’s Regional Resident Representative in Senegal, Mohamed H’Midouche; on Friday, February 27, 2009, in Bissau, signed a letter of agreement for the implementation of a US$ 500,000 emergency aid grant in support of efforts at checking a cholera epidemic

Categories: Guinea-Bissau, Health, Human Capital Development