Rwanda

16-Apr-2019

EOI – Rwanda - Hiring Consultant expert for Civil Expert for Construction Supervision - EDCL

The Rwanda -DRC Regional Transmission Interconnection project originated in 2013 under the ownership of the Energy, Water & Sanitation Authority (Rwanda) and Société National d’Électricité (Democratic Republic of Congo). The project comprised the 220kV Double Circuit Transmission Line and Substations.The Project covered new installations and the extension of 5 (five) 220 / 110 / 30kV substations (S/S) in the countries of Rwanda and DR Congo as well as their integration into the existing Load Dispatch Centre at Kigali and their integration into the Communication Network Management System.
16-Apr-2019

EOI – Rwanda - Hiring consultant expert for electrical/electromechanically construction supervision - EDCL

The Rwanda -DRC Regional Transmission Interconnection project originated in 2013 under the ownership of the Energy, Water & Sanitation Authority (Rwanda) and Société National d’Électricité (Democratic Republic of Congo). The project comprised the 220kV Double Circuit Transmission Line and Substations.The Project covered new installations and the extension of 5 (five) 220 / 110 / 30kV substations (S/S) in the countries of Rwanda and DR Congo as well as their integration into the existing Load Dispatch Centre at Kigali and their integration into the Communication Network Management System.
16-Apr-2019

EOI – Rwanda - Hiring Consultant expert for PREPARATION OF PROJECT COMPLETION REPORTS (PCR) - EDCL

The African Developing Fund (ADF) provided resources to Multinational-Interconnection of Electrical Grids of Nile Equatorial Lakes Countries (Rwanda-DRC Grids Interconnection Project) for preparation of Project Completion Reports.The Bank is therefore seeking to procure an Energy Specialist/Power System Individual Consultant and/or a Development Specialist consultant, to assist the Bank Group and NELSAP. Consultant required in assessing through a Project Completion Report (PCR)of the completed project to identify what has been achieved, what lessons can be learned from the projects, and...
16-Apr-2019

African Development Bank: Manufacturing key to boost economic growth and job creation in East Africa – Regional Economic Outlook Report

The manufacturing sector will hold the key to future growth in East Africa, the African Development Bank’s lead Economist for the Bank’s East Africa Regional Office has emphasised. Speaking during the launch ceremony of the report held 4 April in Nairobi, Kenya, Dr Marcellin Ndong-Ntah said the manufacturing sector’s potential to accelerate regional economic growth, generate more job creation, and ultimately reduce poverty was significant. “In order to achieve this objective, countries must continue to look for alternative sectors of economic growth, emphasise regional trade and...
11-Apr-2019

Rwanda: The African Development Bank commemorates Kwibuka25

Who: Rwandan Embassy in Côte d’Ivoire, Rwandan Community in Côte d’Ivoire and the African Development Bank What: Commemoration of the 25th Anniversary of the Genocide against the Tutsis in Rwanda When: Thursday, April 11, 2019, 12:00 – 1:30 PM Where: Babacar Ndiaye Auditorium, African Development Bank Headquarters, Avenue Joseph Anoma, 01 BP 1387 Abidjan 01, Côte d'Ivoire The African Development Bank, in collaboration with the Rwandan Embassy in Côte d’Ivoire and the Rwandan community in Côte d’Ivoire, will host a ceremony to commemorate the 25th...
11-Apr-2019

#Kwibuka25: African Development Bank marks the 25th commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda

With poems, videos and a riveting testimony from a former Prosecutor General of the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), the African Development Bank, in collaboration with the Rwandan Embassy and the Rwandan community in Côte d’Ivoire, observed the 25th commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsis in Rwanda under the theme “Remember-Unite-Renew”. The event, held Thursday, April 11, was attended by the Ambassador of Rwanda in Côte d’Ivoire, Stanislas Kamanzi, and the Rwandan community; a delegation of the Government of Côte d’Ivoire led by Kobenan...
04-Apr-2019

Regional Economic Outlook 2019 - East Africa

East Africa comprises 13 countries that are diverse in many aspects (box 1). In 2018, real GDP in the region grew by an estimated 5.7 percent, slightly less than the 5.9 percent in 2017 and the highest among African regions (figure 1). Economic growth is projected to remain strong, at 5.9 percent in 2019 and 6.1 percent in 2020. The regional average masks substantial variation across countries. Estimated GDP growth in 2018 ranged from –3.8 percent (contraction) in South Sudan to 7.2 percent in Rwanda and 7.7 percent in Ethiopia.
04-Apr-2019

African Development Bank and Microsoft launch All-female Coding training in Nigeria

One hundred and sixty young women have begun a  month-long coding class on two Nigerian campuses under a new programme to give African youth digital skills for the work force. The Coding for Employment programme, organised by the African Development Bank  and  Microsoft Philanthropies, prioritises young women who typically have been side-lined in the technology ecosystem. At  a  launch event held 25 March at Covenant University under the theme: “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change,  academics, women leaders in technology and tech start-up...
04-Apr-2019

African Development Bank and Microsoft launch All-female Coding training in Nigeria

One hundred and sixty young women have begun a  month-long coding class on two Nigerian campuses under a new programme to give African youth digital skills for the work force. The Coding for Employment programme, organised by the African Development Bank  and  Microsoft Philanthropies, prioritises young women who typically have been side-lined in the technology ecosystem. At  a  launch event held 25 March at Covenant University under the theme: “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change,  academics, women leaders in technology and tech start-up...
26-Mar-2019

EOI – Rwanda - Technical Audit of the Rehabilitation and Widening of Kagitumba-Kayonza-Rusumo (208km) road Project

The Government of Rwanda has received funds from the African Development Bank, acting for the EU-Africa Infrastructure Trust Fund (EI-AITF) , toward the cost of “Technical Audit”, as a component of the Multinational: Uganda/Rwanda: Busega - Mpigi and Kagitumba - Kayonza - Rusumo Roads Project ( 208km )and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for the grant to payments under the contract for Technical Audit of the Rehabilitation and Widening of Kagitumba - Kayonza - Rusumo ( 208km) road Project.
19-Mar-2019

EOI – Rwanda - Study for Transport and Trade Facilitation on North-South Corridor on Gisiza-Rubavu Road Project - RTDA

The Rwanda Transport Development Agency (RTDA) has received financing from the African Development Bank toward the cost of the project to develop roads (Mugina-Mabanda-Nyanza Lake and Rubavu-Gisiza) and Facilitate transport on the North-South Corridor Phase III, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount of the loan and the grant to payments under contract for Study for Transport and Trade Facilitation on North-South Corridor on Gisiza-Rubavu Road Project.
27-Feb-2019

East African Governors hail “highly transformative” African Development Bank’s projects

East African governors of the African Development Bank on Wednesday commended the institution for approving transformative projects valued at $13.8 billion since 2010.  The projects in ICT, education, public finance, energy, transport, water and sanitation sectors, make the institution “a trusted partner for delivering innovative solutions” the governors noted during consultative meetings with the institution’s president and senior management. Governors and representatives from Burundi, Djibouti, Rwanda, Comoros, Sudan, South Sudan, Ethiopia, Tanzania and Uganda...
26-Feb-2019

IFB – Rwanda - Acquisition of Books for Biomedical engineering, E-health & Rehabilitation and Mobility sciences laboratories

This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this project that appeared in UNDB online and on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website.   The Government of Rwanda has received funds from the African Development Bank (AfDB) towards the cost of Regional Centre of Excellence in Biomedical Engineering and eHealth (CEBE) Project.  It is intended that part of the proceeds of this loan will be applied to eligible payments under the contract for Acquisition of Books for Biomedical engineering, E-health & Rehabilitation and Mobility sciences...
19-Feb-2019

IFB – Rwanda - Construction Works of Centre of Excellence in Biomedical Engineering and e-Health (CEBE)

This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this project that appeared in UNDB online and on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website.  The Government of Rwanda has received Funds from the African Development Bank (AfDB) towards the cost of East Africa’s Centers of Excellence for Skills and Tertiary Education in Biomedical Sciences Project - Phase 1. It is intended that part of the proceeds of this loan will be applied to eligible payments under the contract for Construction Works of Centre of Excellence in Biomedical Engineering and e-Health (...
07-Feb-2019

GPN – Rwanda - Rwanda Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program - Additional financing

The Government of the Republic of Rwanda has received a loan from the African Development Bank (“the Bank”) and a grant from the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Initiative (RWSSI) Trust Fund administrated by the Bank to finance the “Rwanda Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program - Additional financing”. The project is jointly financed by the Bank and the Government of Rwanda. The Water and Sanitation Corporation, WASAC Ltd is the Implementing Agency. WASAC Ltd therefore intends to apply the proceeds of these funds for payments of all works and services to be procured under this...
07-Feb-2019

PPM – Rwanda - Sustainable Water And Sanitation Program

PPM – Rwanda - Sustainable Water And Sanitation Program   
31-Jan-2019

Multinational - Burundi-Rwanda power grid interconnection project for NELSAP - Appraisal Report

The Burundi-Rwanda power grid interconnection, which falls within the Multinational Power Grid Interconnection Project for the Nile Equatorial Lakes Countries (PMIREL-PLEN or NELSAP) approved by the Bank on 27 November 2008, involves constructing 140.7 km of 220 kV line initially operated at 110 kV (79.2 km in Burundi and 61.5 km in Rwanda) and two 220/30 kV sub-stations, and extending two 110 kV sub-stations between Gitega and Ngozi towns in Burundi, and Butaré and Kigoma towns in Rwanda. The project will help to improve the living conditions of the population, as well as the quality of the...
29-Jan-2019

EOI – Rwanda - Consultant Services for Capacity Building Needs Assessment - Capacity Building for WASAC Ltd and Different Structures Involved in Water and Sanitation Management

The Government of the Republic of Rwanda has received financing from the African Development Bank in the form of loan towards the cost of Rwanda Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program. The Water and Sanitation Corporation (“WASAC Ltd”), an Executing Agency, intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this loan to eligible payments under the contract for the Consultant Services for Capacity Building Needs Assessment; and Capacity Building for WASAC Ltd and Different Structures Involved in Water and Sanitation Management.
28-Jan-2019

Contract awards – Rwanda - Consultancy Services for the Supervision of Works for the Construction of Kigali Centralized Sewerage System (KCSS) - WASAC

17-Jan-2019

African Development Bank and Rwanda Sign financing agreements worth €115 million for water projects

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has signed financing agreements worth €115 million with the Government of Rwanda to support the Rwanda Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Programme as additional financing. The funding, which comprises €114.27 million from the AfDB window and €0.8 million from the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Initiative Trust Fund, augments the original financing of €104 million AfDB loan and €43 million Africa Growing Together Fund loan approved by the Bank’s Board in 2017. The additional financing will mainly support water supply infrastructure...