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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08/05/2019 - The Management Board of the African Legal Support Facility (ALSF) has met to review progress made in 2018 and to assess the implementation of its projects. The Board considered key issues and events, which will be discussed further on the margins of the 2019 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank Group, scheduled to take place next month in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea.

Categories: African Legal Support Facility


08/05/2019 - Deeper engagement with civil society on development projects has resulted in acceptance of projects by communities and greater regional integration, but the pace must move faster, participants gathered for the opening of the African Development Banks’s Civil Society Forum heard Monday.

Categories: Civil Society


06/05/2019 - Revenue collection in Ethiopia has increased significantly after the government implemented tax reforms to boost resources.

These findings were revealed at a workshop hosted by the African Development Bank and a high-level delegation from the Ethiopian government.

Categories: Ethiopia


03/05/2019 - Le président de la République tunisienne, Béji Caïd Essebsi, a décoré, ce jour, le président du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement, Akinwumi Adesina, dans l’Ordre national du mérite.

Categories: Tunisia, The President


02/05/2019 - A l’issue de 12 mois de formation dans les chaînes de valeur des filières agricoles, 35 jeunes « agripreneurs », dont 51% de femmes, ont reçu, le 23 avril 2019, leur certificat de fin de formation, ainsi que leur chèque pour les aider à s’installer et financer leurs projets.

Categories: Madagascar, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Education, Employment, Youth


02/05/2019 - Senior Nigerian government officials and key investors have endorsed the African Development Bank’s Special Agro-Industrial Processing Zones (SAPZ) initiative, describing it as a pathway to Africa’s agricultural revolution.

Categories: Nigeria, Agriculture & Agro-industries


30/04/2019 - Development impact on the continent and security in the Sahel were among the top issues discussed in a recent meeting between United Nations Secretary General António Guterres and African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina in New York.

Categories: Energy & Power, Partnerships, The President


30/04/2019 - The African Development Fund on Tuesday approved $11.1 million to support Zambia’s public finance and economic management as part of efforts to restore fiscal stability and improve livelihoods in the middle-income Southern African nation.

Categories: Zambia, Economic & Financial Governance


29/04/2019 - The African Development Bank has called for urgent global action in the wake of a second cyclone to hit the southern Africa coastal region in six weeks.  According to Bank President, Akinwumi Adesina, “we must have concerted international cooperation to establish management systems and responses to combat natural disaster.”

Categories: Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Human Capital Development, Poverty Reduction


29/04/2019 - Ivorian Minister of Tourism Siandou Fofana on 25 April 2019 presented a strategy document aimed at making Côte d’Ivoire Africa’s fifth biggest tourism destination from 2025 to the African Development Bank, and sought its support to implement the plan.

Categories: Côte d’Ivoire


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