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19/11/2018 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund (ADF), the concessional window of the African Development Bank Group, has approved additional resources to Ethiopia’s Basic Services Transformation Programme in the form of a US$123- million grant.

Categories: Ethiopia


19/11/2018 - Le Conseil d’administration de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé, le mercredi 14 novembre 2018, une assistance financière de 235,763 millions d’euros pour l’achèvement de la construction du barrage de Thwake Dam, sur le fleuve Thwake, au sud du Kenya. Cet ouvrage d’alimentation en eau s’avère stratégique pour le grand district semi-aride de Makueni et les régions avoisinantes, dont la nouvelle ville numérique de Konza.

Categories: Kenya, Infrastructure, Private Sector, Transport


16/11/2018 - Dame Ģraça Machel, one of Africa’s foremost advocates for the rights of women and children, has called on African women and policy makers to challenge gender inequality and inadequate female representation in the continent’s business and economic, political and policy space.


16/11/2018 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved its third equity investment of US$40 million in Africa Infrastructure Investment Fund (AIIF3), a closed-ended pan-African infrastructure fund managed by South Africa-based Africa Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM).

Categories: Infrastructure


14/11/2018 - La Banque africaine de développement a organisé la cérémonie d’annonce des lauréats de la troisième édition de Souk At-tanmia, un Partenariat qu’elle a initié et coordonné depuis 2012. Il s’agit de la troisième édition, qui a vu l’annonce officielle de111 projets lauréats, sélectionnés parmi près de 4500 candidats. L’évènement consacre l’esprit d’initiative et d’innovation en Tunisie, et s’inscrit dans le cadre des célébrations de la Semaine mondiale de l'entrepreneuriat, commémorée du 12 au 18 novembre 2018 dans plus de 170 pays.

Categories: Tunisia


14/11/2018 - “Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others,” a saying goes. When African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina laid out his vision to tilt the flow of capital into Africa by convening the first transaction-based investment forum, many did not see what was coming ahead.


14/11/2018 - Le Conseil d’administration du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé aujourd’hui une assistance d’urgence de 1 million de dollars, en vue de la réhabilitation des établissements scolaires affectés par les inondations survenues en septembre 2018 dans le gouvernorat de Nabeul.


14/11/2018 - Heads of State, presidents of Development Finance Institutions (DFIs), global and regional investors, business moguls and other A-list attendees are lauding the recently concluded inaugural Africa Investment Forum as an unprecedented game changer for Africa.


14/11/2018 - The 28th NEPAD-Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility (NEPAD-IPPF) Oversight Committee Meeting held at Sandton Sun Hotel, Sandton City, Johannesburg, South Africa on 5th November 2018, has commended the operational performances of the Facility.

Categories: NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility (NEPAD-IPPF)


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