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26/10/2017 - Dans le cadre de la visite de travail effectuée mercredi 25 octobre par Son Altesse Royale la Princesse Astrid de Belgique au siège de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD), des chefs d'entreprises belges ont pris part à une session d'information sur le partenariat BAD/Côte d'Ivoire et sur les opportunités d'investissements en Côte d'Ivoire.

Categories: Private Sector, Poverty Reduction, Partnerships


26/10/2017 - Un accueil chaleureux, solennel et haut en couleur a été réservé mercredi 25 octobre à Son Altesse Royale la Princesse Astrid de Belgique à l’occasion de sa visite de travail et de courtoisie au siège de la Banque africaine de Développement (BAD) à Abidjan en Côte d’Ivoire.

Categories: Partnerships, Private Sector, Poverty Reduction


25/10/2017 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) today approved a US$ 100 million Line of Credit (LOC) to Kenya Commercial Bank Limited (KCB).

Categories: Kenya, Private Sector


25/10/2017 - Le Conseil d’administration du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) a donné son accord pour l’octroi à la Tunisie de deux prêts totalisant 38,626 millions d’euros. Ces prêts, dont l’un est octroyé via l’Africa Growing Together Fund (AGTF), sont destinés à financer le Projet de valorisation des périmètres irrigués et le développement des chaines de valeur agricoles en Tunisie.

Categories: Tunisia, Agriculture & Agro-industries, The High 5s


25/10/2017 - The 2017 World Food Prize Laureate and President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, has received the Order of the Griffin award, one of Purdue University’s highest honors.

Categories: United States of America, Agriculture & Agro-industries, The President


24/10/2017 - As international institutions mobilize to meet the ambitious milestones of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the Independent Evaluation Office of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and CIS remind us of the need to conduct systematic reviews of development activities to ensure their efficacy.

Categories: African Legal Support Facility


22/10/2017 - The World Food Prize Foundation is partnering with President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, to establish the World Food Prize Africa Institute.

Categories: United States of America, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Youth, The President


20/10/2017 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) has developed a new initiative called the Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) initiative – a knowledge- and innovation-based response to the recognized need to scaling up proven technologies across Africa.

Categories: Agriculture & Agro-industries, Food Production, The President


20/10/2017 - “I am proud as the Governor of Iowa State to proclaim Dr. Akinwumi Adesina as the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate.” With these words, the Governor of the State of Iowa, Kim Reynolds, officially named President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, as the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate...

Categories: United States of America, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Youth, The High 5s, The President


20/10/2017 - The World Food Prize is a great motivation which puts the wind behind the sails of what the African Development Bank is doing with its development priorities − the High 5s – especially Feed Africa, the President of the Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, has said.

Categories: United States of America, The High 5s, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Food Production, The President