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  • From: 03/11/2016
  • To: 03/11/2016
  • Location: Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire

The AfDB and Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) will jointly organize a 1-day interactive workshop on November 3, 2016 at the CCIA, in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.

Categories: Côte d’Ivoire, Private Sector, Partnerships, Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership, Trade Finance Program


31/05/2013 - Shapers of Africa’s financial sector development gathered this year at the Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank Group held in Marrakech, Morocco, from May 27-31. Representatives of African Finance Ministries, Central Banks, the private sector, and pan-African institutions used the occasion to engage each other and observers from the international development community in discussions on the development of Africa’s financial sector.

Categories: Morocco, Human Capital Development, Private Sector, Poverty Reduction, Partnerships, Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership, Structural Transformation, Employment


26/09/2011 - The Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A) held its 2011 Partnership Forum from the 15th to the 16th of September in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The 2011 MFW4A Partnership Forum was hosted by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and organized with the support of the African Union (AU).

Categories: Ethiopia, Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership, Chief Economist's Office


15/09/2011 - On 15 September 2011, the Partnership for Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A) will officially launch a new flagship publication, “Financing Africa: Through the Crisis and Beyond” in Addis Ababa.

Categories: Ethiopia, Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership


12/09/2011 - In closing intensive discussions on peacebuilding and statebuilding in Africa, African leaders and assembled experts called for new peace- and statebuilding goals to guide global aid and country level action. They stressed the importance of shared assessment and management of risk to support transitions out of fragility and increase investments in country systems and local capacity.

Categories: Ethiopia, Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership


  • From: 15/09/2011
  • To: 16/09/2011
  • Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

More than 300 senior-level financial sector practitioners from over 40 countries will meet at the Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A) 2011 Partnership Forum hosted at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and with the support of the African Union (AU) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from the 15th -16th September 2011.

Categories: Ethiopia, Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership


06/06/2011 - In a book titled Financing Africa: Through the Crisis and Beyond, published by Making Finance Work for Africa, an organization hosted by the AfDB, experts argue that increased competition would promote financial innovation and the adoption of new products and new technologies; this would ensure better service to customers and an expansion of these services to new clienteles.

Categories: Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership


02/11/2010 - The impact of the financial crisis and the state of financial sector development in North Africa – these were the topics that Issa Faye of the African Development Bank’s research department presented at the “Financing Africa” consultation workshop held during the just-concluded African Economic Conference (AEC) in Tunis.

Categories: Tunisia, Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership, Chief Economist's Office


24/05/2010 - The Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership Secretariat (MFW4A) on Monday, 24 May 2010, launched its web site: www.mfw4a.org in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.

Categories: Côte d’Ivoire, Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership


19/04/2010 - The Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership launched today www.mfw4a.org, a website that, for the first time, centralizes knowledge, news, and opinions on African financial sectors.

Categories: Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership


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