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Dialogue structuré d’Abidjan : sur une décentralisation des contributions déterminées au niveau national

18-Jun-2019 - 18-Jun-2019 - Quoi : Conférence pour l’échange et la coopération entre les autorités nationales et locales africaines sur l’atteinte des objectifs en matière d’adaptation et d’atténuation du changement climatique Qui : Ministres, maires et chefs de municipalités africaines, présidents d’associations et partenaires techniques et financiers Quand : 15-16 Mai 2019 Où : Banque africaine de développement (siège et immeuble CCIA), Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire La Banque africaine de développement en partenariat avec Cités...

The African Development Bank, partners to host workshop on Gender Mainstreaming in Climate Change Policies in East Africa

18-Jun-2019 - 18-Jun-2019 - WHO: African Development Bank and partners WHAT: Workshop for Eastern Africa policy-makers on “Gender Mainstreaming in Climate Change Policies, Plans and Strategies” WHERE: EKA Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya WHEN: 16-17 May 2019 The African Development Bank and its partners will host a two-day strategy workshop for policy makers from ten East African countries. The ‘Gender Mainstreaming in Climate Change Policies, Plans and Strategies’ event will be held at EKA Hotel on 16 and 17 May 2019 in Nairobi,...

African Development Bank to hold first Business Opportunities Seminar in the Kingdom of Eswatini

18-Jun-2019 - 18-Jun-2019 - Who:  Ministry of Finance, Business Eswatini and the African Development Bank What:  Eswatini Business Opportunities Seminar Where:  Royal Swazi Spa Hotel, Lobamba,  Eswatini When:  22 May 2019 The African Development Bank, in partnership with the Ministry of Finance of the Kingdom of Eswatini and Business Eswatini, will host a Business Opportunities Seminar in Lobamba on 22 May 2019. The seminar will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 pm at the Royal Swazi Spa Hotel, Lobamba,...

Climate Change and Green Growth Days

18-Jun-2019 - 18-Jun-2019 - WHO:   The Climate Change and Green Growth Department (PECG)  WHAT:   Climate Change and Green Growth Day WHERE:  Babacar Ndiaye Auditorium, African Development Bank Headquarters, Abidjan WHEN:    27 May 2019 The African Development Bank will host a Climate Change and Green Growth Day on 27 May 2019 at its headquarters in Abidjan. The event is part of efforts to create a platform to highlight each sector’s contribution to achieving the Bank’s ambitious climate change and...

Annual Meetings of the Boards of Governors of the African Development Bank Group, 11 - 14 June, 2019

18-Jun-2019 - 18-Jun-2019 - WHAT:  The 54th Meeting of the Boards of Governors of the African Development Bank and the 45th Annual Meeting of the African Development Fund WHERE:  Sipopo Conference Centre, Malabo, Equatorial Guinea WHEN:   11 - 14 June, 2019 The 54th Meeting of the Boards of Governors of the African Development Bank and the 45th Annual Meeting of the African Development Fund, the concessional arm of the Bank Group, will be held in Malabo, Republic of Equatorial Guinea from 11 to 14 June 2019. The...

Launch of the Africa Digital Financial Inclusion Facility

18-Jun-2019 - 18-Jun-2019 - The African Development Bank, with donor partners, will launch the Africa Digital Financial Inclusion Facility (ADFI) on 12 June 2019 at the Bank’s Annual Meetings in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. ADFI is an innovative financing facility designed to accelerate digital financial inclusion across Africa, with a goal of ensuring that 332 million more Africans, of which, 60% are women, have access to the formal economy. Digital financial services are emerging as a powerful force for financial inclusion, gender equality and...

African Development Bank to host the Food Systems Action Platform Workshop Enabling Food Systems Transformation in West Africa

18-Jun-2019 - 18-Jun-2019 - The African Development Bank will be hosting a workshop with Food Systems Action Platform (FSAP) for West Africa in Abidjan, Cote d’ Ivoire on 20-21 June. The workshop will bring together government representatives, international and domestic food companies, local and international financiers, farmer organizations and multi-lateral organizations. The FSAP and partners' workshop will ensure participants agree on a collective value proposition for driving food systems transformation; pinpoint gaps and scale up solutions in...

Invitation to the African Youth Agripreneur Forum (AYAF) - 3rd Conference and AgriPitch Competition

18-Jun-2019 - 18-Jun-2019 - The African Development Bank), in partnership with the Western Cape Government, is organizing the 3rd annual African Youth Agripreneur Forum (AYAF) Conference and AgriPitch Competition under the theme: Climate Smart Agriculture: Business and Employment Opportunities for Africa’s Youth. The AYAF serves as a platform for bringing together youth agripreneurs from across Africa and scaling up the scope and impact of their activities. The AYAF is an annual event of the African Development Bank’s Enable Youth Program and...

RDC : Première journée de la visite officielle du président Adesina, dépôt de gerbe de fleurs, rencontre avec la presse

18-Jun-2019 - 18-Jun-2019 - Le président de la Banque africaine de développement, Akinwumi Adesina, est arrivé à Kinshasa dans le cadre d’une visite officielle de quatre jours, à l’invitation du président de la République démocratique du Congo (RDC), Félix Tshisekedi. La délégation de la Banque a été chaleureusement accueillie par les autorités. Adesina était accompagné, pour la circonstance, de l’administrateur pour la RDC, René Obam Nlong, du directeur général de la Banque africaine de développement pour l’Afrique centrale, Ousmane Doré, du directeur...

The President of the African Development Bank begins an official visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo from June 17 to 20, 2019

17-Jun-2019 - 17-Jun-2019 - The President of the African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina and a delegation begin a four-day official visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), at the invitation of President Felix Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo. During the visit, intended to strengthen the bilateral partnership between the Bank Group and the DRC, Adesina will meet with the Congolese Head of State and discuss development issues. The strategic dialogue between the Bank and Congolese public and private institutions will also be at the...

Final communique of the fifty fourth annual meeting of the board of governors of the African Development Bank (ADB) and the forty fifth annual meeting of the board of governors of the African Development Fund (ADF)

15-Jun-2019 - 15-Jun-2019 - WE, the Governors, representing Member Countries of the African Development Bank and State Participants of the African Development Fund (the “Bank Group”), meeting in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea for the 2019 Annual Meetings from 11th to 14th June 2019 under the chairmanship of His Excellency CESAR AUGUSTO MBA ABOGO, Governor for the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Minister of Finance and Chairperson of the Boards of Governors: 1. Deeply appreciate the presence of His Excellency MR. TEODORO OBIANG NGUEMA MBASOGO, President of the...

Africa ready to commit to free trade

14-Jun-2019 - 14-Jun-2019 - A growing commitment to a free trade area deal by the continent’s leaders will spur efforts to create the world’s largest free trade zone.   “There’s light at the end of the tunnel,” Mukhtar Abdu, Director of the Industrial and Trade department said. The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) deal, ratified by 22 countries in April, a year after it was launched in Kigali, Rwanda, is designed to boost intra-African trade as part of efforts to transform regional economies. The Bank is holding its 2019...