The 2018 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank Group will be held on May 21-25, 2018 in Busan, Korea. Find out more
01/10/2015 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group approved on Wednesday, September 30, 2015, two loans totaling US $141.71 million to finance the second phase of the Dar es Salaam Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) System Project.
15/12/2014 - On Monday, December 15, 2014, the Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group unanimously approved a financial package of US $500 million to support the establishment of the Development Bank of Nigeria PLC (DBN).
26/06/2014 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a Framework Technical Cooperation Agreement (FTCA) between the AfDB and the Government of the United Kingdom. Under this agreement, the United Kingdom will donate two million GBP (US$ 3.35 million) in untied funds to AfDB over a five-year period. This donation will cover all cooperation activities of a technical assistance nature between the two partners.
07/05/2014 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved on Wednesday, May 7 in Tunis an unfunded US $50 million Risk Participation Agreement (RPA) with the Union de Banques Arabes et Françaises - U.B.A.F. to support trade origination capacities of African Issuing Banks. The facility will help address critical shortfall in commercial financing for trade in Africa and is expected to benefit such vital economic sectors such as agribusiness and light manufacturing.
09/01/2014 - Ce sont plus de 4 millions de personnes, résidant au Togo et au Ghana, entre Sogakopé et Lomé, qui bénéficieront d’un accès amélioré à l’eau potable, à l’issue d’un projet proposé par les gouvernements respectifs des deux pays. Et pour lequel ceux-ci ont reçu, le 20 décembre 2013, confirmation d’un don de 1,4 million d’euros de la Facilité africaine de l’eau (FAE).
25/07/2013 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved on Wednesday, July 24, an unfunded US $50-million Risk Participation Agreement (RPA) between the AfDB and Citibank NA (Citi) to support trade transactions originated by issuing banks in Africa. The facility will help address critical market demand for trade finance in Africa by providing support for trade in vital economic sectors such as agribusiness and manufacturing. Moreover, it will foster financial sector development and regional integration, and contribute to government revenue generation
12/07/2013 - The African Development Bank Group’s Board has approved the institution's participation in implementing a five-year Africa Action Plan for improving statistics for food security, sustainable agriculture and rural development. The Action Plan is part of a Global Strategy endorsed in 2010 by the UN Statistical Commission for improving the quality and quantity of agricultural statistics in Regional Member Countries (RMCs).
21/06/2013 - The African Development Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved a Multi Donor Trust Fund of US$ $5.7million to support Value for Money, Sustainability and Accountability programs in Africa (VFM). The Fund has been created with the support of the Government of Norway and the Global Alliance for vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI) and will be administered by the African Development Bank.