Selected Projects


Lake Harvest Fish Farm: Enhancing Sustainable Food Security in Zimbabwe

14/08/2013 - The Lake Harvest Aquaculture project on Lake Kariba in Zimbabwe, financed by the AfDB Group, is the largest sustainable Tilapia fish farming in Africa. It creates jobs in Zimbabwe, particularly for women fish traders, and provides...

Categories: Zimbabwe, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Gender


African Development Fund: Skills, Jobs and Entrepreneurship in Rwanda

05/08/2013 - Rwanda has been an economic success and has maintained a strong growth path averaging 8% per year over the last decade. Rwanda has made remarkable progresses on the Millennium Development Goals, particularly in areas of health, an...

Categories: Rwanda, Human Capital Development, Economic & Financial Governance


Container Terminal in the Port of Dakar

07/09/2012 - Le Port de Dakar est un des ports les plus importants d’Afrique de l’Ouest. En vue d’améliorer les installations portuaires, une concession de 25 années a été signée entre l’Etat du Sénégal (représenté par le Port...

Categories: Senegal, Infrastructure, Transport


Rural Enterprises Project II in Ghana - Transforming the Lives of the Rural Poor

08/05/2012 - The Rural Enterprise Project (REP) aims at alleviating poverty, slowing rural-urban drift, contributing to the creation of sustainable jobs. The project also aims at addressing the low level of technology and productivity, low inc...

Categories: Ghana, Human Capital Development


Gambia’s aquaculture on the path of sustainable development

03/02/2017 - The Gambia continues to face escalating food and nutrition deficits, according to the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA). As in most African countries, improved agriculture practices ensure food securi...

Categories: Gambia, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Human Capital Development