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15-Dec-2015

AfDB launches the African Economic Outlook 2015 in Sudan

The African Development Bank (AfDB), and the United Nations Development Programme, in collaboration with the Government of Sudan launched the 14th Edition of the African Economic Outlook (AEO) on December 10, 2015. The event took place at the Mamoun Beheiry Center in Khartoum. It was presided over by Abdul Kamara, the Resident Representative of the African Development Bank in Sudan, and Hassan Gafar, Deputy Director for Foreign Finance in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning who represented the State Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Magdi Yasin. The ceremony was...
03-Dec-2015

The Great Green Wall is helping African countries to mitigate climate change

Stronger partnerships, sound national policies, more funding for climate change adaptation and mitigation, research, community involvement and sensitization are key to realizing the goals of the Great Green Wall initiative in Africa. The initiative, a pan-African proposal to “green” the continent from West to East intends to fight desertification. The project, which began five years ago, aims to tackle poverty and degradation of soils in the Sahel-Saharan region, on the 8,000-kilometre-long strip of land stretching from Dakar to Djibouti.   Speakers at COP21during the debate...
24-Jul-2015

Sudan - Water sector reforms and institutional capacity development program – ESMF Summary – 07 2015

This environmental and Social Management Framework (ESMF) summary covers the West Kordofan State (Western Sudan) where construction of infrastructures including pipeline and water points (boreholes and Hafirs); will be implemented. The document was prepared to ensure that the proposed program is implemented in an environmentally and socially sustainable manner and in line with the AfDB’s ISS requirements in OS1 concerning program lending designated as Category 2. Notwithstanding other issues that may arise during implementation phase and as need to be, the ESMF will consider and pay attention...
24-Jul-2015

Soudan - Discours des Gouverneurs - Assemblées Annuelles 2015

22-May-2015

Djibouti - Soudan - Programme de la Résilience à la sécheresse et de développement des moyens de subsistance durables III - PRSDMSD III - Résumé EESS – 05 2015

Le programme de résilience à la sècheresse et de développement durable des pays de la corne d’Afrique a pour objectif global la contribution à la réduction de la pauvreté, la sécurité alimentaire et l’accélération du développement économique à travers l’augmentation de revenu en milieu rural. Pour le moyen et long terme, le programme vise l’amélioration des conditions de vie de la population et des systèmes de production pastoraux.
24-Apr-2015

East Africa Quarterly Bulletin - Fourth Quarter 2014

The East Africa Quarterly Bulletin is produced by country economists and country program officers of the African Development Bank Group’s (AfDB) East Africa Regional Resource Center (EARC), Nairobi, Kenya. The publication covers thirteen countries including Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan1 , Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. The Bulletin is part of the AfDB’s monitoring of socio-economic developments across the continent and provides summary information on the previous quarter’s major developments across the sub-region for which data...
02-Apr-2015

Sudan - Capacity Building for Improved Quality of the Education System and Skills Development - ESMP Summary – 04 2015

Sudan's Poverty Reduction strategy 2012-2016 puts emphasis on strengthening Governance and institutional capacity, human resources development, and employment creation. In this regard, the National Development Plan for the same period entails five key result areas of which building institutional capacities is among the prominent areas. Also, the Sudan's Capacity Building 2014-2016 focuses on Governance and accountability from one side and Skills and Technology to supporting the country human and institutional capacity required to better respond to its fragility and rapidly changing situation...
20-Jan-2015

East Africa Quarterly Bulletin - Third Quarter 2014

The East Africa Quarterly Bulletin is produced by country economists and country program officers of the African Development Bank Group’s (AfDB) East Africa Regional Resource Center (EARC), Nairobi, Kenya. The publication covers thirteen countries including Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan1 , Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. The Bulletin is part of the AfDB’s monitoring of socio-economic developments across the continent and provides summary information on the previous quarter’s major developments across the sub-region for which data...
08-Oct-2014

AfDB Partner of Choice for East Africa - EARC Report 2014

An exciting economic renaissance is under way in Africa and Eastern Africa has the opportunity to provide leadership. Over the past decade Eastern Africa has made remarkable progress in reversing the economic declines that marked the 1980s and much of the 1990s. Today, Eastern Africa is on the rise as an integrated and competitive region from which several growth poles have the potential to emerge. This report takes a three-part look at the state of development in Eastern Africa – both today and in the future – focusing on key opportunities and development challenges facing individual...
03-Oct-2014

Sudan – Country Brief 2014-2016 and country portfolio performance review – 10 2014

The objectives of this Country Brief (CB) 2014-2016 are to update the Boards of Directors on recent developments in Sudan and to provide a framework for the Bank’s programming and operational activities over the next three years. The CB also contains a review of the Bank’s current activities in Sudan and challenges, opportunities and resource requirements for the proposed programming period. This Brief slightly overlaps with the CB 2012-2014 to reflect the fragile and rapidly changing situation in the Sudan, which requires a flexible and tailored response. In addition, the country has made...
25-Sep-2014

Sudan to receive US $133.60 million exceptional support from 2014-2016

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, September 24, 2014 – The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 approved Sudan’s Country Brief 2014-2016 and Country Portfolio Performance Review which identify challenges and opportunities to guide the Bank’s programmes and operational activities in Sudan over the next three years. The Brief comes with a combined US $133.60 million exceptional support comprising US $91.10 million as exceptional eligibility and utilization of the FSF (Fragile States Facility) Pillar I resources under ADF-13 cycle, and US...
09-Jun-2014

East Africa Quarterly Bulletin - First Quarter 2014

The East Africa Quarterly Bulletin is produced by country economists and country program officers of the African Development Bank Group’s (AfDB) East Africa Regional Resource Center (EARC), Nairobi, Kenya. The publication covers thirteen countries including Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan1 , Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. The Bulletin is part of the AfDB’s monitoring of socio-economic developments across the continent and provides summary information on the previous quarter’s major developments across the sub-region for which...
02-Apr-2014

East Africa Quarterly Bulletin - Fourth Quarter 2013

The East Africa Quarterly Bulletin is produced by country economists and country program officers of the African Development Bank Group’s (AfDB) East Africa Regional Resource Center (EARC), Nairobi, Kenya. The publication covers thirteen countries including Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan1 , Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. The Bulletin is part of the AfDB’s monitoring of socio-economic developments across the continent and provides summary information on the previous quarter’s major developments across the sub-region for which...
15-Jan-2014

Sudan: Livestock Export Quarantine Project

15-Jan-2014

1997-Sudan-Country Portfolio Review Report

23-Dec-2013

Sudan - Public Financial and Macroeconomic Management Capacity Building - Appraisal Report

Installation of public financial management information system, debt management and financial analysis systems and an electronic trading platform that are fully integrated; A business continuity and disaster recovery platform that is functioning satisfactorily; Highly trained staff in debt management, macroeconomic management, accounting, procurement, budgeting (including gender-based budgeting), using multi-year methodology; and enhanced capacity and supporting skills.
23-Dec-2013

Soudan - Projet de renforcement des capacités de gestion des finances publiques et de gestion macroéconomique - Rapport d'évaluation

22-Nov-2013

East Africa Quarterly Bulletin - Third Quarter 2013

The East Africa Quarterly Bulletin is produced by country economists and country programme officers of the African Development Bank Group’s (AfDB) East Africa Regional Resource Center (EARC), Nairobi, Kenya. The publication covers all five member states of the East African Community (EAC) and the Seychelles. It is part of the AfDB’s monitoring of socio-economic developments across the continent and provides summary information on the previous quarter’s major developments across the sub-region for which quarterly data are available on a timely basis. Each Bulletin also contains a dedicated...
03-Oct-2013

AfDB Grants US $3.2 Million for Technical Assistance to Sudan for PRSP Preparation

On Thursday October 3,  2013, the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Sudan signed a Protocol of Agreement for Technical Assistance for the preparation of a full Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP). The grant is financed with UA 1.97 million (US $3.2 million) from Pillar III of the Fragile States Facility. Most of the funds will go towards financing a National Baseline Household Survey (NBHS) in all 18 states in Sudan, which will be the first since the secession of South Sudan. The ceremony was presided over by Yousif Abdallah Al-Hussein, the Undersecretary of...
02-Sep-2013

The AfDB Grants US $1.5 million to Flood Victims and to the University of Nyala in Darfur

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Sudan on Wednesday, August 28, 2013, signed two Protocol of Agreements in which the Bank provided Emergency Assistance of US $1 million to Flood Victims in Blue and White Nile States, and US $0.5 million to the University of Nyala to build research capacity for the Scientific Preservation of Livestock Breeds in Sudan. The signing ceremony was presided over by the Governor of the Blue Nile State, Hussein Yassin Hamad, and the State Minister of Finance and National Economy, Magdi Yasin. The occasion was attended by State Ministers of...