Malawi

21-Oct-2019

SPN - Malawi - Supply and Delivery of 1 No. Tanker for Emptying and Discharging Liquid Wastes

This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for Nkhata Bay Town Water Supply and Sanitation Project that appeared in UN Development Business Online issue of 19th December, 2018 and on the African Development Bank’s Internet Website (www.afdb.org). The Government of Malawi has received financing from the African Development Bank (AfDB) and OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) in various currencies towards the cost of Nkhata Bay Town Water Supply and Sanitation Project.  It is intended that part of the proceeds of this financing will be applied to...
21-Oct-2019

SPN - Malawi - Supply and delivery of 2 no. skip carriers and 10 no. skips

This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for NkhataBay Town Water Supply and Sanitation Project that appeared in UNDevelopment Business Online issue of19thDecember, 2018and on the African Development Bank’s Internet Website (www.afdb.org).The Government of Malawi has received financingfrom the African Development Bank (AfDB) and OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID)in various currencies towards the cost ofNkhataBay Town WaterSupply and Sanitation Project. It is intended that part of the proceeds of this financingwill be applied to eligible payments under...
11-Oct-2019

Zambia - The construction of the Mwami and the Katete electronic weighbridges along the great east road - Nacala Road Corridor Development Project – Phase IV Supplementary Financing - ESMP Summary

The Government of the Republic of Zambia has embarked upon a programme of rehabilitating the road infrastructure in the country. In 1997 the Government through the Zambia Road Development Agency (RDA) launched the Road Sector Investment Programme (ROADSIP) whose main objective was to bring all proposed roads under its mandate to maintainable and manageable levels to speed up socio-economic development at all levels in the country. Consequently, Government has upgraded and maintained a number of trunk, main and district roads in the country. Within the auspices of the ROADSIP, Government...
09-Oct-2019

Malawi: The African Development Bank approves $13.2 million for sustainable fisheries, aquaculture development and watershed management

The African Development Bank Group has approved a $13.2 million financing package from the African Development Fund for a fisheries and aquaculture development project in Malawi. The Sustainable Fisheries, Aquaculture Development, and Watershed Management project will provide infrastructure for increased fisheries productivity and market access. Board approval for the project was granted on 2 October 2019. The project is expected to contribute to nutritious diets, boost employment along the fish value chain, and build climate resilience along major watersheds. The project’s estimated cost...
07-Oct-2019

GPN - Malawi - Post Cyclone Idai and Kenneth Emergency Recovery and Resilience (PCIREP) Project

The Government of Malawi has received a grant from the African Development Fund (ADF) to finance the Post Cyclone Idai and Kenneth Emergency Recovery and Resilience (PCIREP) Project and intends to apply part of the proceeds of this grant to make eligible payment for goods, works and services to be procured under this project. The total cost of the PCIREP Project is UA 16,340,000 (approx. USD 22.5 million), net of taxes and duties. The program will be implemented over a period of 4 years and will comprise three main components namely: (i) enhanced agriculture productivity and resilience (ii)...
07-Oct-2019

EOI - Malawi - Feasibility study, detailed engineering design, and preparation of bidding documents of the rehabilitation of the Mangochi - Chiponde (M3) road

The Malawi Government has received financing from the African Development Bank toward the cost of the feasibility study, detailed engineering design, and preparation of bidding documents of the rehabilitation of the Mangochi - Chiponde (M3) road, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this loan to payments under the contract for feasibility study, detailed engineering design, and preparation of bidding documents of the rehabilitation of the Mangochi - Chiponde (M3) road.
04-Oct-2019

Malawi - Sustainable Fisheries, Aquaculture Development And Watershed Management Project - Project Appraisal Report

The purpose of the “Sustainable Fisheries, Aquaculture Development and Watershed Management” Project is to contribute towards poverty reduction through improved fish commodity value addition and increased consumption, strengthened nutritional security, and build climate resilience in Malawi. The outcomes will include improved fisheries and aquaculture productivity, reduction of post-harvest losses and facilitating market oriented intensification along fisheries value chain and strengthened fisheries and watershed management. The project will promote diversification from capture fisheries to...
02-Oct-2019

EOI - Multinational - National Water Management Coordinators (Malawi and Tanzania) - IWMI - TAAT

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 International Water Management Institute (IWMI) is implementing the TAAT Water Enabler, 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 for consultants- National Water Management Coordinators, Malawi and Tanzania.
03-Sep-2019

Malawi: African Development Bank propels competitiveness of small businesses and cooperatives

Mega Signs and Media Ltd is today the first and unique printing company able to manufacture professional, directional and product signs and all-size billboards across Malawi. Based in Blantyre and Lilongwe, this local enterprise has expanded remarkably thanks to a “matching grant” of MWK40,000,000 (about $42,400) from the Competitiveness and Job Creation Support Project, supported by the African Development Bank. Under this project, the Bank, through the government of Malawi, has given out grants to 141 local micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) to match their investments up to 50%...
27-Aug-2019

African Development Bank supports government efforts on education for all in Malawi

Mangochi, Malawi, 27 August 2019: Agness Phiri is the deputy head teacher of St. Monica girls’ secondary school, located in Mangochi, a township near the southern end of Lake Malawi. The school hosts 318 girls. She is very content, as some students are now able to go to university – five so far: “Before, students were trying very hard but their limited access to equipment and textbooks was a huge obstacle in their learning process. Now, they are able to borrow and read books themselves. We are very thankful.” The learning conditions in the secondary school have...
20-Aug-2019

Working Paper 318 - A DGE Model for Growth and Development Planning: Malawi

It was Margaret Thatcher who said, “plan your work for today and every day, then work your plan". Yet many national development plans in Africa have failed because they were either not well planned or the plans were not well worked out. We present a fully specified medium-scale dynamic general equilibrium model that can be used as the macroeconomic framework for development planning. Structural peculiarities of low-income developing economies are emphasized, including limited access to credit markets by households, a prominent natural resource sector, limited labour and capital mobility,...
06-Aug-2019

Malawi - Public finance management institutional support project, phase two (pfmisp ii) - PCR

The Project’s developmental objective was satisfactorily relevant to the priority needs of the country as it sought to address the Public Finance Management (PFM) weaknesses that led to the massive plunder of public funds uncovered in September 2013 commonly known as ‘Cash gate’. It contributed to the implementation of Government’s broader Public Finance and Economic Management Reform Programme (PFEMRP, 2011-2016) and complemented the PFM Multi-Donor Trust Fund (MDTF) administered by the World Bank under the US$ 19 million Financial Reporting and Oversight Improvement Project (FROIP). FROIP...
29-Jul-2019

SPN – Malawi - Recruitment of individual civil engineer for jobs for youth project (J4Y)

This Vacancy follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this Project that appeared in United Nations Development Business online (UNDP online of May 2017), and on the African Development Bank’s internet website (www.afdb.org)
26-Jun-2019

GPN – Malawi - Multinational Nacala road corridor development project phase V

The Government of the Republic of Malawihas received a loan from the African Development Fundto finance the Multinational Nacala Road Corridor Development Project Phase V.The project will be implemented over a period of 60 months
26-Jun-2019

EOI – Malawi - Multinational Nacala road corridor development project phase V

The Government of the Republic of Malawi represented by the Roads Authorityhas receivedfinancing from the African Development Banktowardthe cost of the Nsipe-Chingeni-Liwonde Road Rehabilitation Project, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for thisloan topayments under the contract for the Consultancy Services to undertake design review and construction supervision.
26-Jun-2019

Malawi : la Banque africaine de développement accorde 37 millions de dollars en faveur du corridor d’intégration de Nacala

Le Conseil d’administration de la Banque africaine de développement a accordé, le mercredi 19 juin, un soutien financier de 37 millions de dollars américains pour la réalisation de la phase V du corridor routier de Nacala, au Malawi. Projet d’intégration sous-régionale en Afrique Australe, l’aménagement du corridor de Nacala consiste, d’une part, à rénover un tronçon routier de 55 kilomètres entre les villes de Nsipe et de Liwonde, dans le centre du pays, et, d’autre part, à construire un poste frontière entre le Malawi et le Mozambique. L’objectif de ce projet est de faciliter le commerce...
24-Jun-2019

Malawi - Multinational Nacala road corridor development project Phase V - Appraisal Report

The Multinational Nacala Road Corridor Development Project Phase V will involve: (i) Rehabilitation of a 55km road between Nsipe and Liwonde in Malawi; and (ii) construction of a one-stop border post (OSBP) between Malawi and Mozambique at Chiponde. The total project cost estimate is UA45.289million. The African Development Bank ( AfDB, or the Bank)will contribute UA 26.6million (59%), the European Union (EU)UA 15.121 million (33%), and the Government of Malawi (GoM)UA3.658million (8%). The project shall be implemented over a period of 5 years starting in July 2019 and ending in June 2024.The...
13-Jun-2019

Multinational - Strengthening transboundary cooperation and integrated natural resources management in the Songwe river basin - Project Summary

The Songwe River Basin(SRB)covers an estimated area of 4,200 km2 and is part of the wider Zambezi River basin. The river forms part of the formal border between Malawi and mainland Tanzania.Increasing competition for space, water and natural resources is degrading the Songwe River Basin. Both riparian countries ratified in 2017 the convention creating the Songwe River Basin Commission (SRBC) to sustainably manage the basin natural resources and implement the Songwe River Basin Development Programme (SRBDP). The ‘Strengthening transboundary cooperation and integrated natural resource...
11-Jun-2019

Malawi - Additional financing : sustainable rural water and sanitation infrastructure for improved health and livelihoods project - Project Summary

The African Development Fund (ADF), Nigeria Trust Fund (NTF)and Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Initiative ( RWSSI ) Trust Fund financing totalling UA 23.1million to Malawi to finance the Sustainable Rural Water and Sanitation Infrastructure for Improved Health and Livelihoods Project ( SRWSIHLP ) was approved on 30 th April 2014 and the Loan and Grant Protocol Agreements signed on 21 st October 2014. In support of improving the climate resilience of the project, on 13 th February 2017 the Global Environmental Facility (GEF) approved Least Developed Country Fund (LDCF)grant with the aim to...
06-Jun-2019

Multinational - Programme post cyclone Idai and Kenneth emergency recovery and resilience programme for Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe – (PCIREP) - Appraisal report

Southern Africa Region’s climate is highly variable, with frequent floods, droughts, cyclones and related natural disasters.Floods and droughts have increased in frequency and intensity, particularly in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. Tropical Cyclone Idai made landfall in Beira, Mozambique in March 2019 and its continuation to Zimbabwe and Malawi, wreaked greater havoc and destruction leading to loss of lives, injuries,displacements and damage to infrastructure and property. Cyclone Kenneth that soon followed and made landfall in northern Mozambique destroying crops in the remote province...