Liberia

05-Nov-2019

Liberia - Renewable Energy for Electrification in Liberia (Reel Project) - Project Appraisal Reports

The Renewable Energy for Electrification in Liberia (REEL Project) aims at developing the run-of-river Gbedin Falls HPP with a total capacity of 9.34 MW. The power plant will be located in the St. John River in the Nimba County and will connect to the existing cross-border line between Liberia and Côte d’Ivoire through an 8km 33kV evacuation line. The project is expected to become a source of reliable, sustainable and affordable power in the region, allow grid expansion to isolated localities and remote areas, and encourage the connection of a larger amount of households, schools, health...
30-Oct-2019

SPN - Liberia - Monitoring and Evaluation Services

Established in 1964, the African Development Bank is the premier pan-African development institution, promoting economic growth and social progress across the continent. The Bank’s development agenda is delivering the financial and technical support for transformative projects that will significantly reduce poverty through inclusive and sustainable economic growth. The Liberia Country office of the African Development Bank was established to strengthen dialogue with Government, Development Partners, Private sector and Civil Society within the framework of formulating the country’s policies...
30-Oct-2019

SPN - Liberia - Communication Services

Established in 1964, the African Development Bank is the premier pan-African development institution, promoting economic growth and social progress across the continent. The Bank’s development agenda is delivering the financial and technical support for transformative projects that will significantly reduce poverty through inclusive and sustainable economic growth. The Liberia Country office of the African Development Bank was established to strengthen dialogue with Government, Development Partners, Private sector and Civil Society within the framework of formulating the country’s policies...
28-Oct-2019

Liberia - Bank Group Country Strategy Paper 2019-2023 - Country Strategy Papers

The African Development Bank Group’s Country Strategy Paper (CSP) 2019-2023 describes the main elements of the Bank’s support to Liberia aimed at addressing fragility and strengthening country resilience and to accelerate the achievement of a sustainable inclusive pro-poor economic growth in the medium term. The Bank’s Committee on Operations and Development Effectiveness (CODE) endorsed the strategic thrust of this CSP at its meeting of 3rd June 2019.
18-Oct-2019

EOI - Liberia - Individual Consultancy for Developing A Five Year Infrastructure Strategic Plan for the Ministry of Public Works - Technical & Capacity Building Assistance Project

The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning received US$1,400,000 for the Technical and Capacity Building Assistance Project funded by the African Development Bank. The project primary objective is to support the Government of Liberia strengthen its capacity to deliver the much needed services to its people. The project is composed of three components and one of them is to support the elaboration of the Government’s National Development Strategy, through the preparation of sector strategies and programs for key sectors of the economy. The project intends...
10-Oct-2019

AAO - Guinée - Fourniture de 2000 compteurs à prépaiement - CLSG/VER

Le présent avis d’appel d’offres (AAO) suit l’avis général de passation des marchés du projet paru dans Development Business en ligne en date du 19/12/2013 et sur le portail de la Banque Africaine de Développement (www.afdb.org). Le Gouvernement de la République de Guinée a reçu un don auprès du Fonds Africain de Développement (FAD) pour couvrir le coût du Projet d’Interconnexion des réseaux électriques Côte d’Ivoire, Libéria, Sierra-Leone et Guinée/Volet électrification rurale-Guinée (CLSG/VER), et entend affecter une partie du produit de ce don aux paiements relatifs au marché pour la...
25-Sep-2019

SPN - Multinational - Road Development and Transport Facilitation Programme Phase II : Lot 1: Paving of Fish Town- Kelipo Road Section (20 km)

This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this project that appeared in UNDB online 103226 of August 1, 2018 on-line and on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website. The Government of Liberia has received Financing from the African Development Bank in various currencies towards the cost of Multinational (Liberia/Cote D’ Ivoire) Road Development and Transport Facilitation Programme Phase II. It is intended that part of the proceeds of this loan will be applied to eligible payments under the contract for Civil Works Lot 1: Paving of Fish Town- Kelipo...
06-Sep-2019

The African Development Bank organises a successful open day with Liberian civil society

On 30 August 2019, the African Development Bank country office in Monrovia, Liberia held a civil society open day, which provided information on the progress of the Bank’s work, updates on current portfolio achievements and a presentation of the upcoming pipeline with regard to the next Liberia country strategy paper 2019 – 2023. The event brought together 56 Liberian civil society leaders, senior government officials from the ministries of finance and development planning, public works and agriculture. In his opening speech, the deputy minister of finance and development planning,...
05-Sep-2019

Multinational - Strengthening West Africa’s Public Health Systems Response to the Ebola Crisis (SWAPHS) - Appraisal Report

The objective of the project is to contribute to ongoing efforts to reduce morbidity, mortality and to break the chain of transmission of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) by strengthening sub-regional public health systems. In the short term, the Bank’s assistance will support the EVD Outbreak Response Plan of West Africa (July to December 2014). The main objectives of this plan are to:i) Stop transmission of EVD in the affected countries through scaling up effective evidence-based outbreak control measures and ii) Prevent the spread of EVD to at-risk neighbouring countries by strengthening...
22-Aug-2019

EOI - Liberia - Feasibility Study and Master Plan for the Buchanan Special Economic Zone and Special Agro Industrial Processing Zones (SAPZs) in Liberia

The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning received US$1,400,000 for the Technical and Capacity Building Assistance Project funded by the African Development Bank. The project primary objective is to support the Government of Liberia strengthen its capacity to deliver the much needed services to its people. The project is composed of three components and one of them is to undertake feasibility studies to support the development of Special Economic/Agro Processing Zones. The project intends to apply part of the proceeds of the funding for eligible...
21-Aug-2019

EOI - Liberia - Consultancy for Conduct of Tax Gap Analysis - Technical advisory assistance and capacity building support to the Liberia revenue authority

The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning received US$ 214,000 for the Technical and Capacity Building Assistance Project funded by the African Development Bank. The objective of the project is to support the Liberia Revenue Authority and the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism to develop the legal and operational framework for the Tourism Sector; prepare a comprehensive report containing analysis of the various tax gaps. The project intends to apply part of the proceeds of the funding for eligible payment under the contract to a Firm/...
26-Jul-2019

Liberia President George Weah moots new agricultural bank to revolutionise economy

Monrovia, Liberia, 26 July 2019 : Liberian President George Weah has supported calls for agriculture to play a larger role in his country’s economy. Speaking on 25th July 2019 at a donor meeting with African Development Bank President, Akinwumi Adesina, Weah said his government was contemplating the establishment of an agricultural bank. Adesina was quick to advise that such a bank should be called an “agribusiness” bank to acknowledge the economic benefits of the transition from primary production to industrial marketing. Weah acknowledged the immense...
16-Jul-2019

AAO - Projet d’interconnexion des Reseaux Electriques de Cote D’ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leonne et Guinee Volet Electrification Rurale en Côte D’ivoire (CLSG-ER-CIV)

L’Etat de Côte d’Ivoire  a reçu  un don financement  Banque Africaine de Développement, (BAD) afin de couvrir le coût du volet électrification rurale du PROJET D’INTERCONNEXION DES RESEAUX ELECTRIQUES DE COTE D’IVOIRE, LIBERIA, SIERRA LEONNE ET GUINEE VOLET ELECTRIFICATION RURALE EN CÔTE D’IVOIRE (CLSG-ER-CIV) Il est prévu qu'une partie des produits de ce prêt soit appliquée aux règlements éligibles faisant partie du contrat pour les travaux d’électrification de 20 localités dans la région du TONKPI.
07-Jun-2019

EOI – Liberia - Construction Supervision Services for the Mano River Union Road Development & Transport Facilitation Programme Phase II: Paving of Sanniquellie to Loguatuo (47.1 km)

The Republic of Liberiahas receivedfinancing from the African Development Bank(AfDB), European Union (EU) and other financierstoward the cost of the MRU Road Development and Transport Facilitation Programme Phase II. The Government intends to apply part of the approved amount ofthisfinancingto payments under the contract for Consultancy for the following Road Works –Pavement of the Sanniquellie -LoguatuoHighway (47.1km).The works willconsists of paving, realignment, provision of safety features and improvement of drainage system.
07-Jun-2019

EOI – Liberia - Construction Supervision Services for the Mano River Union Road Development & Transport Facilitation Programme Phase II: Paving of Sanniquellie to Loguatuo (47.1 km)

The Republic of Liberiahas receivedfinancing from the African Development Bank(AfDB), European Union (EU) and other financierstoward the cost of the MRU Road Development and Transport Facilitation Programme Phase II. The Government intends to apply part of the approved amount ofthisfinancingto payments under the contract for Consultancy for the following Road Works –Pavement of the Sanniquellie -LoguatuoHighway (47.1km).The works willconsists of paving, realignment, provision of safety features and improvement of drainage system. The services being sought in this procurement compriseof...
21-May-2019

Liberia - Renewable Energy for Electrification in Eastern Liberia – RAP Summary

The Rural and Renewable Energy Agency (RREA) is intending to use funds from the African Development Bank, (AfDB) to develop a hydropower project at Gbedin Falls on the Saint John River in Nimba County, Liberia. The project is referred to as the Renewable Energy for Electrification in Eastern Liberia. The aim is to provide reliable, affordable and sustainable electricity supply to rural and urban communities connected to the cross-border network between Liberia and Côte d’Ivoire.
21-May-2019

Liberia - Renewable Energy for Electrification in Eastern Liberia – ESIA Summary

With support from the African Development Bank (AfDB), the Rural and Renewable Energy Agency (RREA) is proposing to develop a hydropower project at Gbedin Falls on the Saint John River in Nimba County, Liberia. The project is referred to as Gbedin Mini Hydropower project and is intended to provide reliable, affordable and sustainable electricity supply to rural and urban communities connected to the cross‐border network between Liberia and Côte d’Ivoire The Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) has been prepared in compliance with Liberian ESIA procedures and in accordance with...
17-May-2019

West Africa Policy Notes - Note 3, Septembre 2015

The African Development Bank’s West Africa Department covers fourteen countries from Senegal to Benin. Its mission is to conduct dialogue with these countries, programme activities therein, allocate resources to various sectors of activity and define country-level and regional lending as well as work programmes. The Department’s main outputs are Economic and Sector Works, Country Strategies, Country Portfolio Performance Reviews, Country Economic Reviews. It also coordinates country portfolio management efforts, contributes to sector analytical works, supports regional organisations and...
03-Apr-2019

Regional Economic Outlook 2019 - West Africa

West Africa’s 15 economies are diverse across many dimensions of development. In 2018, income per capita ranged from $452 in Niger to $3,678 in Cabo Verde. Nine countries saw growth of at least 5.0 percent in 2017 and 2018, and five have been growing at that rate since 2014–16. While growth in those countries has been driven by agriculture, the service sector has emerged to complement agriculture.
03-Apr-2019

African Development Bank Regional Economic Outlook: West Africa region to see mixed growth into 2020

Overall economic growth in West Africa is projected to be at 3.6 percent in 2019 and 2020, boosted by the recovery of commodity prices and improved production and service sectors in the region, although challenges and uneven performance would remain, the African Development Bank’s regional economic indicator report revealed. The Bank launched the 2019 Regional Economic Outlook for West Africa in Abuja on Tuesday, alongside the institution’s annual flagship report, the Africa Economic Outlook, which shows how regional integration can spur structural transformation and foster economic...