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13/06/2019 - The State Secretariat for Economic Affairs of the Government of the Swiss Confederation (SECO) and the African Development Bank on Thursday signed two agreements to fund African initiatives on the sidelines of the Bank’s 2019 Annual Meetings.

Categories: Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, Equatorial Guinea, South Africa, Switzerland, Partnerships


12/06/2019 - The African Development Bank and its partners on Wednesday launched the Africa Digital Financial Inclusion Facility (ADFI), designed to aid safety and expansion of digital financial transactions in Africa.

The Fund, launched at the Bank’s Annual Meetings in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, is supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) and the Government of Luxembourg, as initial contributors.

Categories: Luxembourg, Partnerships


21/05/2019 - The Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA) hosted by the African Development Bank, the Didier Drogba Foundation (FDD) and the Ministry of National Education, Technical and Vocational Training (MENETFP) on 08 May 2019 signed a deal to promote digital literacy in Africa.

Categories: Côte d’Ivoire, Education, Partnerships


20/05/2019 - African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina, on 17 May 2019, pledged to deepen cooperation between his organization and Chad, to help the central African nation to meet critical development financing needs.

Categories: Chad, Partnerships, The President


16/05/2019 - Le Conseil d’administration de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé un financement de 120 millions d’euros pour mettre en œuvre la seconde phase du Programme d’appui à la modernisation du secteur financier (PAMSFI II) en Tunisie.

Categories: Tunisia, Partnerships


12/05/2019 - Le président de la Banque africaine de développement, Akinwumi Adesina, a entamé sa première visite officielle en République du Congo, le vendredi 10 mai 2019, par une session interactive avec les membres du gouvernement, élargie aux partenaires au développement, aux diplomates, ainsi qu’aux acteurs clés du secteur privé.

Categories: Congo, Private Sector, Partnerships, The President


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


12/04/2019 - On the sidelines of the World Bank-IMF Spring meetings, Canada announced a $1.1 billion commitment in temporary callable capital to support the African Development Bank.

Categories: Canada, Partnerships, The President


09/04/2019 - Speaking at a high-level dialogue in Washington D.C. on the sidelines of the World Bank-IMF Spring meetings, the President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, said “It is time to turn around the declining investments of the U.S. in Africa.

Categories: United States of America, Gender, Partnerships, AFAWA (Affirmative Finance Action for Women in Africa), The President


27/03/2019 - Une mission de la Division Société civile (AHGC 2) de la Banque africaine de développement, accompagnée du représentant-pays, Pascal Yembiline, a rencontré, les 25 et 26 mars 2019, des membres du gouvernement du Burkina Faso ainsi que des partenaires au développement, dans le cadre de la journée porte ouverte de la Banque avec les organisations de la société civile (OSC) burkinabè.

Categories: Burkina Faso, Civil Society, Partnerships


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