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07/12/2017 - In line with the New Deal on Energy for Africa, the African Development Bank has approved US$324 million in loan support to two renewable energy projects in Morocco and Côte d’Ivoire that are expected to significantly increase power supplies and keep economic growth on track.

Categories: Morocco, Côte d’Ivoire, Energy & Power, Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa


21/11/2017 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called for bold actions to improve connectivity, market access, and cost reduction in Africa’s aviation sector.

Categories: Nigeria, Morocco, Tunisia, Cape Verde, Ghana, Kenya, Democratic Republic of Congo, Transport, Private Sector, Infrastructure, NEPAD, Infrastructure & Regional Integration


14/09/2017 - Le directeur général de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) pour la région de l’Afrique du Nord, Mohamed El Azizi, se rend au Maroc pour une visite de travail, du 18 au 23 septembre 2017.

Categories: Morocco


07/09/2017 - Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform, will hold its third Shareholders Meeting in Dakar on Tuesday, September 12, at 11:00 a.m. at the King Fahd Hotel.

Categories: Morocco, Africa50, Infrastructure


14/07/2017 - Le Conseil d'administration du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) a approuvé, ce vendredi 14 juillet 2017, un Accord de participation aux risques (APR) d’un montant de 50 millions de dollars EU, au profit de la Banque centrale populaire (BCP) du Maroc. Ce programme de partage de risques (50/50), en mesure de couvrir un portefeuille de transactions à concurrence de 100 millions de dollars EU, vient donc en soutien des quelque 700 millions de dollars EU (valeur cumulative) d’opérations commerciales intra-africaines qui devraient être comptabilisées en 3 ans, selon les estimations.

Categories: Morocco, Regional Integration


14/07/2017 - Le Conseil d'administration du Groupe la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) a approuvé, ce vendredi 14 juillet 2017, un prêt de 200 millions de dollars EU, destiné à financer la première phase du Programme d’appui à l’accélération de l’industrialisation au Maroc (PAAIM I).

Categories: Morocco, Partnerships, Gender, Employment


12/07/2017 - The African Information Highway, a first of its kind data hub developed by the African Development Bank (AfDB) to revolutionize data management and dissemination in Africa, will be spotlighted at the 61th World Statistics Congress.

Categories: Morocco


03/07/2017 - Morocco received approval for a US $25 million loan from the Climate Investment Funds’ Clean Technology Fund (CIF CTF) for a project to generate solar power through an innovative hybrid Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) and Photovoltaic (PV) solution. The Midelt Phase I Concentrated Solar Power Project is being supported by the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the World Bank with an additional allocation of US$ 25 million in CTF resources.

Categories: Morocco, Climate Investment Funds (CIF), Energy & Power, Climate Change


25/05/2017 - Making a difference in people’s lives requires effective and high quality operations for long-term impacts. Effective tracking and transparency in achieving impact are instrumental to achieve the High 5 goals.

To scale up its impact, the African Development Bank announced the winners of the Africa Development Impact during its Annual Meetings in Ahmedabad, India, on May 24, 2017, with Lerato Mbele acting as master of ceremony and Nollywood actress Omotola J. Ekeinde handing over the awards.

Categories: India, Tanzania, Ghana, Morocco, Mauritania, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Energy & Power, Climate Change, Information & Communication Technology, Water Supply & Sanitation


20/04/2017 - Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform capitalized by the African Development Bank, 23 African countries, and two African Central Banks, is pleased to announce the appointment of Carole Wamuyu Wainaina as Chief Operating Officer. She will lead a multi-disciplinary team on the non-investment side of the organization, including Investor Relations, Strategy, Communications, HR and Administration, and Environmental and Social Governance.

Categories: Kenya, Morocco, Africa50, Infrastructure


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