Selected Projects


HKB bridge, a revolution for urban mobility in Abidjan

22/05/2015 - Abidjan, a city carved in two  The Ébrié Lagoon divides Abidjan in two. On the north bank stand the residential neighbourhoods of Cocody, Deux-Plateaux and Riviera, home to several hundred thousand people. To the south lie ...

Categories: Côte d’Ivoire, Infrastructure, Private Sector


Road infrastructure driving inclusive growth in Mali: the Kankan-Kourémalé-Bamako highway success story

10/11/2014 - The Kankan-Kourémalé-Bamako transnational intercity highway is the single point of entry and exit between Conakry and Bamako. And since the work financed by African Development Bank (9 billion francs CFA) concluded in December 3...

Categories: Mali, Infrastructure


La Route Transsaharienne : un projet d’environ 10 000 km pour la stabilité et la croissance inclusive au Maghreb et au Sahel

14/05/2014 - La Banque africaine de développement (BAD) a participé le 20 avril dernier à Alger, en Algérie à une réunion de coordination portant sur la Route Transsaharienne (RTS), un projet qui s’étire d’Alger à Lagos. Son object...

Categories: Algeria, Tunisia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Chad, Infrastructure, Transport


AfDB innovative project unleashes rice farmers’ potential in Liberia

19/11/2013 - Rice production per hectare has tripled for farmers in South East Liberia, with yields up to 3 tons per hectare for now, as compared with the traditional long-duration low-yielding, less than 1 ton per hectare. This is one of the...

Categories: Liberia, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Infrastructure


Enugu-Bamenda Road, tool of regional integration and AfDB success story

07/11/2013 - Barely six years after Nigeria and Cameroon signed a Memorandum of Understanding that was to put their socio-political differences behind them, the Enugu-Bamenda Road Project linking the two countries is already showing signs of a...

Categories: Nigeria, Cameroon, Infrastructure, Transport


Djibouti-Ethiopia Power Interconnection: Hydro-Powering East Africa

19/09/2013 - ADF Financing, Project Preparation, Advisory and Brokering Role ADF 11 has invested a loan of USD 42.89 million for Ethiopia and loan/grant of USD 54.79 million to co-finance the project with the Ethiopian Electric Power Corporati...

Categories: Djibouti, Ethiopia, Energy & Power, Infrastructure


Nigeria Urban Transport Project: Abuja Facilitating Urban Mobility

19/09/2013 - Addressing a Gap Abuja is growing rapidly and now among the most congested cities on the African content. Livelihood and competitiveness of the city will rely heavily on the availability of good levels of mobility. Such levels can...

Categories: Nigeria, Infrastructure, Transport


Ethiopia-Kenya Power Interconnection: Phases I and II - The Power of Regional Interconnection

19/09/2013 - Within the current global energy crisis, interconnecting the regional electric energy networks is the best alternative to transfer expensive thermal generation into regional as well as international power markets. 1,068 km of hig...

Categories: Ethiopia, Kenya, Energy & Power, Infrastructure


Lake Turkana Wind Farm: Enhancing Access to Clean, Affordable Energy in Kenya

19/09/2013 - The Turkana Wind Power Project in Kenya will add 300MW to power generation capacity and will benefit Kenya by providing clean and affordable energy that will reduce the overall energy cost to end consumers. Furthermore, the projec...

Categories: Kenya, Energy & Power, Infrastructure


The Menengai Project Kenya: Pioneering Geothermal Development in East Africa

19/09/2013 - In a country where 84% of the population does not have energy access and where the geothermal potential is among the greatest in the world, the Menengai geothermal steam field development project will exploit a portion of this pot...

Categories: Kenya, Energy & Power, Infrastructure