Agriculture & Agro-industries

22-Aug-2019

Guinea - Upper Guinea Rural Developement Support Project - Project Completion Report (PCR)

The launch of the Upper Guinea RuralDevelopment Support Project (PADER-HG) is aimed at eliminating the major constraints hindering the development of the rural community and the sustainable development of agriculture in Upper Guineainan effort to reduce rural poverty, food insecurity and the massive drift of productive forces from agriculture towards other activities. This situation stems from the inability to harness Upper Guinea’s abundant surface water resources to compensate for vagaries of the weather. Therefore,in order to address this challenge, the Government of Guinea in 1985...
19-Aug-2019

AMI - Burkina Faso - Recrutement d’un bureau d’études pour la réalisation d’une Etude d’Impact Environnemental et Social (EIES) et l’étude des sols

La Société d’Exploitation des Produits Alimentaires (SODEPAL-SA) a reçu un financement du Groupe de la Banque Africaine de Développement, afin de couvrir le coût des activités préparatoires du projet «Complexe Agro-Alimentaire» ,et àl’intention d’utiliserune partie des sommes accordéesau titre de ce don pour financer le contrat de réalisation des études: du «Complexe Agro-Alimentaire ».
09-Aug-2019

Cameroon - Project to Support the National Agricultural Research and Extension Programme - Project Completion Report

The project to support the National Agricultural Research and Extension Programme (NAREP) is in line with the Cameroonian government’s sector policy that aims to reduce institutional constraints in order to promote competitive, sustainable and equitable agricultural and rural development in all the agro-ecological regions of the country. Hence the Bank’s favourable answer to the request of the Cameroonian government for the financing of the research component ’to support the second phase of a vast extension-based programme on WB financing.
06-Aug-2019

AMI - Centrafrique - Consultant international, expert en passation de marches de l’unité de gestion et d’exécution du Projet d’Appui au Développement des Chaines de Valeurs Agricoles dans les Savanes en RCA (PADECAS)

Le Gouvernement de la République Centrafricaine, représenté par le Ministère de l’Agriculture et du Développement rural a reçu un cofinancement du Groupe de la Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD) et du Fond International pour le Développement Agricole (FIDA) pour le financement du Projet d’Appui au Développement des Chaines de valeurs Agricoles dans les Savanes en RCA (PADECAS), et a l’intention d’utiliser une partie de ces Dons pour la prise en charge d’un Consultant international, Expert en passation de marchés dudit projet.
11-Jul-2019

EOI - AFRICARICE - Procurement Consultant

This request for expression of interest follows the General Procurement Notice for this project that appeared on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website(www.afdb.org) 16th August, 2018. The AfricaRice is implementing the TAAT Rice Compact, financed through a grant from the African Development Bank toward the cost of the Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) Program and intends to apply part of the proceeds for this grant to facilitate payment under the contract for Procurement consultant.
02-Jul-2019

EOI - Individual Consultancy Services for ENABLE-TAAT COMPACT

This request for expression of interest follows the General Procurement Notice for this project that appeared on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website16th August, 2018 The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is implementing the ENABLE-TAAT Compact, financed through a grant from the African Development Bank toward the cost of the Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) Program and intends to apply part of the proceeds for this grant to facilitate payments under the contracts for the following individual consultants.
27-Jun-2019

South Africa: Agripreneurs Forum welcomes young entrepreneurs and investors

The third African Youth Agripreneurs Forum and AgriPitch competition, a platform connecting sector start-ups with potential partners and financiers, has opened in Cape Town under the theme: “Climate Smart Agriculture: Business and Employment Opportunities for Africa’s Youth. The event is being organised by the African Development Bank, in partnership with the government of the Western Cape. The event has attracted over 200 participants from across the continent including youth agripreneurs, agribusiness companies, investors, environmentalists, academia, development partners and...
26-Jun-2019

GPN – Centrafrique - Projet de Renforcement des Capacités de l’Administration et des Acteurs Non Etatiques (PRECANE)

This request for expression of interest follows the General Procurement Notice for this project that appeared on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website (www.afdb.org) 16th August, 2018
25-Jun-2019

African Development Bank hosts experts to accelerate food transformation in West Africa through technology

The African Development Bank has hosted a group of experts to discuss how technology can be deployed to transform food systems in West Africa. The Bank co-hosted the workshop with the International Fund for Agricultural Development, the African Green Revolution Alliance, the World Economic Forum and Rabobank for the Food Systems Action Platform (FSAP) for West Africa at the Bank’s headquarters in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, on 20-21 June. More than 70 representatives from multi-lateral organizations attended the two-day session, along with delegates from food companies, African governments...
24-Jun-2019

Nigeria: Ekiti State Governor visits African Development Bank, makes a case for increased investment in his region.

Infrastructure, agricultural-processing zones, air cargo facilities,  and a knowledge hub are four critical areas that need support from the African Development Bank to help transform the Southern Nigerian state of Ekiti. The request for the Bank’s support was made by a Nigerian delegation led by Ekiti Governor John Olukayode Fayemi at a meeting, chaired by the Bank’s President Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, attended by senior Bank officials.   In attendance were Senior Vice President Charles Boamah; Jennifer Blanke, Vice-President for Agriculture, Human and Social Development;...
18-Jun-2019

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

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 is expected to attract over 200 participants from across the...
18-Jun-2019

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

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, Kenya. The training is part of a series of capacity building...
13-Jun-2019

Guinée Bissau - Projet Promotion de l'entreprenariat agricole et rural dans les chaines de valeur (PROPEAR-CV) – Résumé CGES

L’objectif de l’EES est de faire une revue générale du contexte dans lequel évoluera le projet afin d’établir un processus de sélection environnementale et sociale qui permettra aux structures chargées de la mise en œuvre du projet de pouvoir identifier, évaluer et atténuer les impacts environnementaux et sociaux potentiels des activités du PROjet de Promotion de l'Entreprenariat Agricole et Rural dans les Chaînes de Valeur (PROPEAR-CV) au stade de planification des activités opérationnelles. Les résultats de la sélection indiqueront si un travail environnemental additionnel sera requis ou...
12-Jun-2019

African Development Bank, African Union-NEPAD, partners launch African Agri-Business Engine for private sector agricultural finance with FAPA grant

The African Development Bank and the Fund for African Private Sector Assistance (FAPA), a multi-donor trust fund financed by the Governments of Japan and Austria, today launched the African Agri-Business Engine (AABE) in Malabo.  FAPA provides grants for technical assistance activities in Africa, and is one of the components of the Enhanced Private Sector Assistance (EPSA) initiative hosted at the African Development Bank. The African Agri-Business Engine will identify investment and finance opportunities in agriculture and agribusiness, and focus its activities in Mozambique, Zambia...
31-May-2019

African Development Bank provides €100 Million partial guarantee for commercial agriculture in Africa

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank, meeting in Abidjan on 29 May 2019, approved a €100 million partial credit guarantee (PCG) to the structured finance company, African Agriculture Impact Investments Ltd (Mauritius), to develop commercial agriculture in Africa. The Mauritius-based company will leverage the Bank's PCG to catalyse additional financing from international pension funds through an Agri-linked Note to facilitate investments in sustainable farmland and agricultural infrastructure across Africa. It will be authorized to operate in various African countries...
27-May-2019

Pedido de expressões de interesse - Protomate, fábrica de processamento de tomate, frutas e vegetais

A Protomate, Fábrica de Processos de Tomate, Frutas e Vegetais, Lda (PROTOMATE), recebeu uma subvenção do Banco Africano de Desenvolvimento e pretende utilizar parte desta subvenção para aseguinte actividade: 1) Elaboração de um Estudo de Viabilidade Tecnico, Económico e Financeiro(EVTEF), 2) Elaboração de Estudode Impacto Ambiental e Social (EIAS) e 3) Assessoria na Estruturação e busca de Financiamento para o Projecto (AEFP)
27-May-2019

AMI – Togo - Audit externe des comptes du projet de transformation agro-alimentaire du Togo (PTA-TOGO) pour les exercices 2019, 2020 et 2021

Le présent avis à manifestation d’intérêts fait suite à l’avis général de passation de marchés AGPM N°001/2019/APRODAT/PRMP du 05février2019, publié le 11 février 2019 sur le site web du groupe de la Banque Africaine de Développement, et le 15février 2019 dans le quotidien national Togo-Presse
27-May-2019

AMI – Togo - Audit annuel des acquisitions de l’agence de promotion et de développement des agropoles au Togo (APRODAT) exercices 2019, 2020 et 2021 - Projet de transformation agro-alimentaire du Togo (PTA-TOGO)

Le présent avis à manifestation d’intérêts fait suite à l’avis généralde passation de marchés AGPM N°001/2019/APRODAT/PRMPdu 05février2019, publié le 11février2019sur le site web du groupe de la Banque Africaine de Développement,et le 15 février 2019 dans le quotidien national Togo-Presse
27-May-2019

Tunisia - Agricultural Subsector Development and Promotion Project in Zaghouan Governorate (PDPFA-GZ) – Summary ESMP

At the request of the Tunisian authorities, the African Development Bank Group will support the implementation of the Agricultural Subsector Development and Promotion Project in Zaghouan Governorate (PDPFA-GZ) in Tunisia. 
27-May-2019

Tunisia - Agricultural Subsector Development and Promotion Project in Zaghouan Governorate (PDPFA-GZ) - Summary FRAP

At the request of the Tunisian Authorities, the African Development Bank Group will support the implementation of the Agricultural Subsector Development and Promotion Project in the Zaghouan Governorate (PDPFA-GZ) in Tunisia.