Cabo Verde

02-Oct-2015

Afrique de l'Ouest - Projet régional de gestion durable du bétail ruminant endémique (PROGEBE)

10-Aug-2015

West Africa Monitor Quarterly – Issue 7

West Africa continues its transformation. This 7th edition provides an update on the latest political, economic, and social developments in the region, and in select countries. The thematic paper and country notes analyse the contribution of Diasporas to regional development. Since 2006, remittances to West Africa have surpassed ODA in terms of volume received by the region. Although still scattered and fragmented, these funds could potentially finance development, provided that recipient countries support investment by the Diaspora, and encourage members to launch socio-economic projects in...
06-Jun-2015

West Africa Monitor Quarterly – Issue 6

West Africa continues its transformation. This 6th edition provides an update on the latest political, economic and social developments at the regional level and in individual countries. Through country updates and thematic papers, it explores the mobile financial services sector. The rapid and widespread adoption of cell phone technology has allowed for the emergence of mobile payment, promoting the financial inclusion of an unbanked majority, in areas where cash dominates trade. The current issue presents an overview of the market in West Africa and analyses the main obstacles to wider...
16-Mar-2015

Cabo Verde - Aide d’urgence pour assister les populations affectées par l’éruption volcanique de l’île de Fogo - 03 2015

Le 23 novembre 2014, le volcan Pico de Fogo, situé dans l’ile de Fogo dans l’archipel des îles du Cabo Verde, s’est réactivé avec une activité explosive et effusive. L’activité volcanique a affecté l'ensemble de la population de «Chã das Caldeiras», et en particulier a détruit la quasi-totalité des villages de Portela et Bangaeira. Les personnes affectées ont été évacuées et relogées dans les localités de Mosteiros, Achada Furna et Monte Grande, toujours dans l’Ile de Fogo, le nombre de personnes déplacées est d’environ 1076 personnes dont 544 femmes et 355 enfants.
11-Feb-2015

Combined mid-term review and regional portfolio performance review of the regional integration strategy paper for West Africa 2011 – 2015

In November 2011, the Board approved the Bank’s Regional Integration Strategy Paper for West Africa 2011-2015 (WA-RISP), covering a grouping of 15 member countries of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). Such group has a diverse mix of political, economic, social and geographic characteristics, ranging from the dominance of Nigeria the regional heavyweight, to the small size of other national markets, including landlocked countries and an island state. The WA-RISP is articulated around two pillars, (i) linking regional markets and, (ii) building capacity for effective...
10-Feb-2015

Project Briefs of 2010 OPSM Projects

Argan Infrastructure Fund (ARIF), is a closed-end private equity with a 12 year-term. ARIF plans to commit approximately 40% of its operations to Morocco, 30% to other North African countries and 30% to Sub-Saharan Africa, in particular, West Africa. The fund’s target areas are energy, transportation and logistics, water and electricity distribution, environmental services, telecommunications as well as other infrastructure-related sectors
21-Nov-2014

West Africa Monitor Quarterly - Issue 4

The West Africa Monitor is produced by the country economists of the African Development Bank Group’s (AfDB) West Africa Regional Department (ORWA) and Nigeria Department (ORNG). The current issue has been produced in close collaboration with the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), the the Bank’s Agriculture Department (OSAN) and Statistics Department (ESTA).
25-Aug-2014

Just released: the West Africa Monitor Quarterly, Issue 3

The African Development Bank released on August 21 its latest edition of the West Africa Monitor Quarterly. The report follows key socio-economic developments in the region and provides brief analysis on latest events across the countries.  In its first section, the publication provides a regional overview of the main trends in the region, with the resurgence of violence in some countries, and the economic challenges faced by others.  “West Africa’s growth remains strong in the first half of the year and the region is arguably one of the fastest growth engines for Africa”,..., Emanuele Santi
21-Aug-2014

West Africa Monitor Quarterly - Issue 3

The West Africa Monitor is produced by the country economists of the African Development Bank Group’s (AfDB) West Africa Regional Department (ORWA) and Nigeria Department (ORNG). The current issue has been produced in close collaboration with the Bank’s Energy Department (ONEC) and Statistics Department (ESTA). Part of the Bank’s Knowledge Management Strategy for West Africa, it aims at monitoring key socio-economic developments in the region and provides brief analysis on latest events across the countries. The report is deliberately crafted to be succinct and in non-technical language...
11-Jul-2014

West Africa Policy Note - Note 01, July 2014

With a small and underdeveloped banking sector as well as an embryonic microfinance segment, Guinea-Bissau is barely able to harvest the growth benefits that could accrue from a more efficient and effective financial intermediation. Acknowledging that the financial sector’s vulnerabilities are very much driven by the fragile political and economic environment, there are key policy recommendations that the country ought to follow in order to improve the status quo. In this regard, more robust policies, regulations and procedures should be implemented in order to strengthen the financial sector...
14-May-2014

West Africa Monitor Quarterly - Issue 2

The West Africa Monitor is produced by the country economists of the African Development Bank Group’s (AfDB) West Africa Regional Department (ORWA) and Nigeria Department (ORNG) in close collaboration with the Regional Integration and Trade Department (ONRI) and the Bank’s Statistics Department (ESTA). Part of the Bank’s Knowledge Management Strategy for West Africa, it aims at monitoring key socio-economic developments in the region and provides brief analysis on latest events across the countries. The report is deliberately crafted to be succinct and in non-technical language for wider...
28-Apr-2014

2014-2018 - Cape Verde - Country Strategy Paper

The previous Bank Strategy for Cabo Verde (CSP) covering the 2009-2012 period was approved by the ADB Board of Directors in October 2009. Aligned with the country’s priorities, the strategy (ADF/BD/WP/2009/132) centered on the following pillars: (i) Consolidation of the progress made in economic and financial governance; and (ii) Contribution to infrastructure development. A mid-term review of the CSP was conducted in November 2011, reaffirming the relevance of these pillars. The 2009-2012 CSP was extended to December 2013 following a request from the Government. The combined CSP Completion...
11-Mar-2014

2014-2018 - Cape Verde - Country Strategy Paper (Draft Version)

The previous Bank Strategy for Cabo Verde (CSP) covering the 2009-2012 period was approved by the ADB Board of Directors in October 2009. Aligned with the country’s priorities, the strategy (ADF/BD/WP/2009/132) centered on the following pillars: (i) Consolidation of the progress made in economic and financial governance; and (ii) Contribution to infrastructure development. A mid-term review of the CSP was conducted in November 2011, reaffirming the relevance of these pillars. The 2009-2012 CSP was extended to December 2013 following a request from the Government. The combined CSP Completion...
24-Feb-2014

Cape Verde - Power Transmission and Distribution System Development Project - Project Procurement Plan

Cape Verde - Power Transmission and Distribution System Development Project - Project Procurement Plan
14-Feb-2014

Cap Vert - Préparation du projet de mobilisation des eaux de surface et de renforcement du cadre de gestion intégrée des ressources en eau - Plan de passation de marchés

Cap Vert - Préparation du projet de mobilisation des eaux de surface et de renforcement du cadre de gestion intégrée des ressources en eau - Plan de passation de marchés
14-Feb-2014

Cap Vert - Projet d'extension et modernisation de l'aéroport international de Praia - Plan de passation de marchés

Cap Vert - Projet d'extension et modernisation de l'aéroport international de Praia - Plan de passation de marchés
07-Feb-2014

Multinational - Support to a Network of African Institutions of Science and Technology (AUST & 2IE) Project - Porject Procurment Plan

Multinational - Support to a Network of African Institutions of Science and Technology (AUST & 2IE) Project - Porject Procurment Plan
15-Jan-2014

Cape Verde: Mindelo Water Supply and Sewerage Power Project

15-Jan-2014

Cape Verde: Extension & Modernization Telecommunications Network

15-Jan-2014

Cape Verde: Integrated Agricultural Development Project of Assomada