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25/03/2019 - The African Development Bank and the Tony Elumelu Foundation have signed a Letter of Intent to accelerate youth entrepreneurship across Africa.

The partnership will bring about future collaboration focused on strengthening small to medium sized enterprises, talent and skills development and optimisation initiatives for Africa’s youth.

Categories: Employment, Partnerships, Youth


21/02/2019 - Today, Dr. Sahar Nasr, Minister of Investment and International Cooperation, and Dr. Khaled Abdel-Ghaffar, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, commended the African Development Bank for the strategic partnership behind Egypt’s economic transformation since the 2011 revolution. The two Ministers spoke at a joint press conference with the Bank at the signing of a grant agreement and the official release of the Bank’s 2018 Country Results Brief on Egypt.

Categories: Egypt, Employment, Partnerships, Youth


18/02/2019 - Le Forum organisé par la Banque africaine de développement et le Bureau International du Travail sur l’emploi des jeunes dans les zones rurales des pays membres de la Communauté économique des Etats de l’Afrique centrale (CEEAC) a rendu ses conclusions, jeudi soir, à l’issue de trois jours de travaux à Brazzaville.

Categories: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Employment, Youth


12/02/2019 - La Banque africaine de développement et le Bureau international du travail (BIT) rencontrent, à Brazzaville, les pays membres de la Communauté économique des Etats de l’Afrique centrale (CEEAC) afin de développer le potentiel des économies rurales de la sous-région en investissant dans le capital humain et l’employabilité des jeunes dans le secteur agricole.

Categories: Youth


  • From: 04/03/2019
  • To: 06/03/2019
  • Location: Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

More than 300 attendees are expected at the headquarters of the African Development Bank in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire for the third edition of the Africa Resilience Forum (ARF), which is to be held from 4-6 March, 2019. This year’s forum is themed: Fragility, Migration and Resilience."

Categories: Climate Change, Youth, Fragility & Resilience


08/02/2019 - Can migration really be described as a “crisis”? Is Europe threatened by an invasion of African migrants? What can migration bring to the countries of origin, transit and destination?

These, and many other questions, will be discussed by participants at the third edition of the Africa Resilience Forum, to be held 4-6March 2019 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire on the theme of "Fragility, Migration and Resilience".

Categories: Climate Change, Youth, Fragility & Resilience


07/02/2019 - The African Development Institute of the African Development Bank is implementing the next African Global IT Leaders Programme under the aegis of the Korea-Africa Economic Cooperation (KOAFEC) Knowledge Sharing Programme (KSP). The objective of the programme is to create across the African continent a critical mass of global IT experts: highly trained professionals in ICT.

Categories: Korea, Education, Partnerships, Youth


06/02/2019 - Dans le cadre du projet-pilote d’utilisation de drones dans les projets agricoles en Tunisie, s’est tenue, le 25 janvier 2019 à Tunis, la cérémonie de remise des diplômes à 40 pilotes de drones, en présence de Mohamed El Azizi, directeur général de la Banque africaine de développement pour l’Afrique du Nord.

Categories: Tunisia, Korea, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Employment, Youth


31/01/2019 - One hundred and fifty-three emerging Libyan leaders have received certificates after completing a ten-day intensive leadership workhop in Istanbul, Turkey, organized by the African Development Bank.

Categories: Libya, Youth


24/01/2019 - Le Bureau national de la Banque africaine de développement en Guinée (COGN) et le ministère guinéen du Plan et du développement économique ont procédé à la signature de deux protocoles d’accord, l’un de don et l’autre de prêt, vendredi 18 janvier 2019, au Petit palais, sur la presqu’île de Kaloum à Conakry. D’un total de 11 millions de dollars, ces accords de financement sont destinés au projet d’appui à la transformation de l’agriculture guinéenne et de l’entreprenariat agricole des jeunes (PATAG EAJ).

Categories: Guinea, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Economic & Financial Governance, Employment, Youth


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