Ethiopia

29-Nov-2019

Ethiopia - Tekeze-Humera Irrigation Project - P-ET-AAG-018 - ESIA Summary

The proposed Tekeze-Humera Irrigation Project (THIP) is located within the Tigray National Regional State, Western zone, in Kafta Humera woreda encompassing six rural kebeles, at a locality known as Heilegen. About 30,000 ha of low lying land would be irrigated from the reservoir behind and traditional small-holder mixed farming system based on rain fed and livestock husbandry would be transformed into a commercially-oriented agricultural system, based on re-organized small and large scale farms. The EIA study aims to evaluate potential social and environmental impacts and to develop...
29-Nov-2019

Ethiopia - Taba Medium Earth Dam Irrigation Project - P-ET-AAG-018 - ESIA Summary

This report presents the environmental impacts and management plan of the proposed Taba medium scale earth dam irrigation project located at Taba River, within the Awebel Woreda, East Gojam Administrative Zone of the Amhara National Regional State. The major objective of the project is to use surface water resources of the East Gojam Zone of Awebel Woreda with an objective of bringing the area to be one of the major producer and supplier of cereals and vegetables to the local and national markets. Construction cost for the dam is estimated at ETB 164,020,426.40. As a prerequisite for...
25-Nov-2019

Global Gender Summit 2019: African leaders take on the responsibility to urgently close the gender gap

‘There is no template to follow…we (women) can deliver but we can deliver differently” - President Sahle-Work Zewde, President of Ethiopia ‘We are making sure that narrowing this gender gap is everyone’s responsibility,’ President Paul Kagame of Rwanda “This discrimination is political, economic and social; it is politically incorrect, unjustifiable socially.’ - Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat ‘ A smarter world must invest in women and girls. Let’s be smart and let’s be wise. Women are the best investment any society can make,’ Dr. Akinwumi Adesina,...
14-Nov-2019

Ethiopia - Integrated Agro-Industrial Parks - Support Project (IAIPSP) - Appraisal Report

The Project is supporting the development of four (4) Integrated Agro- Industrial Parks (IAIPs), already commenced by the Government of Ethiopia (GoE)1. In particular, the project will provide part of the infrastructure required for agro-industrial activities on the 4 IAIPs and develop requisite skills and agricultural value chain capacity to ensure competitiveness, productivity and inclusivity in their operation. The GoE, alongside many other Development Partners, is developing the 4 IAIPs to attract private sector investments into agro industrial parks in Tigray (North), Amhara (North West...
12-Nov-2019

2019 Africa Investment Forum: Achieving an African economy four times bigger with only a 50% increase in energy demand

Africa has the potential to expand the continental economy fourfold, with energy demands expanding by only 50 percent, according to a new report. The International Energy Agency (IEA) unveiled its report on the first day of the second African Investment Forum in Johannesburg, South Africa. Africa Energy Outlook 2019 found that the continent’s future energy prospects look bright, but only if Governments can make the shift to more renewable energy sources. The report says there are three factors that will determine the continent’s future energy consumption - its growing population, the rapid...
04-Nov-2019

Horn of Africa countries launch regional initiative as peace dividend beckons, $15 billion investment on the cards

Five Horn of Africa countries have launched an initiative to forge closer economic ties, building on the improving political climate in the sub-region. The initiative was formalized on 18 October, on the sidelines of the World Bank Group/IMF Annual Meetings in Washington DC. The countries agreed on priority projects and programs that will constitute the initiative, which is being developed by the countries with support from the African Development Bank, the European Union and the World Bank. The effort will culminate in a financing forum next year to seek investors to realize a package...
25-Oct-2019

GPN - Ethiopia - Capacity building to the EAPP towards operationalizing the regional power market trade Project

The Eastern Africa Power Pool (EAPP) has applied for a grant from the African Development Bank to finance ‘’Capacity building to the EAPP towards operationalizing the regional power market trade’’
10-Oct-2019

PPM – Ethiopia - Four Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Program

PPM – Ethiopia - Four Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Program 
09-Oct-2019

SPN - Ethiopia - Procurement of Fire Fighting Trucks, Bathymetry Topography Marine Survey Equipment and Electrical Measuring Instruments : Lot 1 & lot 2

This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this project that appeared in UNDB online AfDB112-818/12 of 15 March 2012 on-line and on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website. The FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA has received financing from the African Development Bank in various currencies towards the cost of Procurement of Lot 1 – Procurement of Fire Fighting Trucks, Lot 2– Bathymetry Topography Marine Survey Equipment and Lot 3 – Electrical Measuring Instruments.  It is intended that part of the proceeds of this loan will be applied...
27-Sep-2019

PPM – Ethiopia - Mekele-Dallol and Semera -Afdera 230 kv PSP

PPM – Ethiopia - Mekele-Dallol and Semera -Afdera 230 kv PSP (58 kB)
26-Sep-2019

EOI - Ethiopia - Consultancy Services for Construction Supervision of the ‘Design & Build of Adama– Km 60 Expressway’

The Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has received Financing from the African Development Bank towards the cost of Ethiopia – Djibouti Transport Corridor Project Phase I: Adama–Km 60 Expressway, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this loan to payments under the contract for the Consultancy Service for Construction Supervision of Design & Build of Adama– Km 60 Expressway.
25-Sep-2019

PPM - Ethiopia - Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Program II (DRSLP II)

PPM - Ethiopia - Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Program II (DRSLP II)
25-Sep-2019

PPM - Ethiopia - Addis Ababa T&D System Rehabilitation & Upgrading Project - Ethiopian Electric Utility

PPM - Ethiopia - Addis Ababa T&D System Rehabilitation & Upgrading Project - Ethiopian Electric Utility
25-Sep-2019

PPM - Ethiopia - Mekele -Dallol and Semera -Afdera 230 kv PTP

PPM - Ethiopia - Mekele -Dallol and Semera -Afdera 230 kv PTP
25-Sep-2019

PPM - Multinational - AfDB - Ethio/Kenya Saving

PPM - Multinational - AfDB - Ethio/Kenya Saving
25-Sep-2019

PPM - Ethiopia - Pan African University Support Project

PPM - Ethiopia - Pan African University Support Project
24-Sep-2019

SPN - Ethiopia - Design, Supply, Installation, Commissioning, Operation and Maintenance of Photovoltaic Mini - Grid Projects in 25 Rural Towns/Villages

This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this project that appeared in UNDB onlineafdb 112-818/12 of 15 march 2012 and on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website. The Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has received Financing from the African Development Bank (ADB) in various currencies towards the cost of Design, Supply, Installation, Commissioning and 3 months Operation and Maintenance of Photovoltaic Mini - Grid Projects in 25 different Rural Towns/Villages. It is intended that part of proceed of this loan will be applied...
16-Sep-2019

Eastern Africa Regional Integration Strategy Paper 2018 - 2022

The Bank Group Regional Integration Strategy Paper for Eastern Africa (EA RISP) 2018-2022 articulates strategic priorities and a corresponding indicative Operational program for the Bank’s support to regional economic integration in Eastern Africa. It has been prepared in the larger context of the Bank’s strategic direction and recent regional, continental and global developments. These developments include the adoption, in 2015, of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the African Union (AU) Agenda 2063, the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA), and the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA)...
13-Sep-2019

Ethiopia - National Climate Change Profile

The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (henceforth ‘Ethiopia’, shown below in Figure 1-1) is a landlocked country in the Horn of Africa. It shares borders with Eritrea to the north and northeast, Djibouti and Somalia to the east, Sudan and South Sudan to the west, and Kenya to the south. Ethiopia is the second-most populous country in Africa (~104,300,000 people).
05-Sep-2019

Multinational - Drought Resilience and Sustainable Program In the Horn of Africa - DRSLP II - Appraisal Report

The Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Program -Project II is the second intervention ina long term Bank Programme to build communities’ resilience to drought and Climate Change,improve their livelihood and promote regional integration in the Horn of Africa. Project II aims to scale up the Program interventions in Ethiopia and extend it to Eritrea, Somalia and Sudan. The Project is expected to develop infrastructures for i) water mobilisation and management, and ii) livestock production, health and marketing. It will also build the capacity of the populations and Governments of...