Agriculture et agro-industries

15-oct-2019

Infrastructures agricoles : La Banque africaine de développement accompagne le Gabon pour changer la donne

La Banque africaine de développement a assuré le Gabon de son plein soutien au Projet d’Appui au Programme GRAINE phase 1 (PAPG 1) lors d’une cérémonie vendredi 4 octobre dernier à Libreville, en apportant notamment des financements économiques et sociaux dans les domaines de l’eau, l’électricité, la santé ainsi que des infrastructures agricoles. Dans ses grandes lignes, le PAPG1 vise à offrir une plus grande sécurité alimentaire, à lutter contre le chômage des jeunes, à accélérer la diversification économique, notamment en rendant le pays autosuffisant en produits vivriers et exportateur...
10-oct-2019

AAO - Togo - Travaux de réalisation de quatre (04) mini adductions d’eau potable dans le cadre du projet pilote de l’agropole de Kara

Le présent avis d’appel d’offres (AAO) fait suite à l’avis général de passation des marchés révisé (AGPM) N°002/2019/APRODAT/PRMP/PTA-TOGO paru dans Development Business en ligne le 12 juillet 2019 et dans le quotidien national Togo-Presse le 16 juillet 2019. Le Gouvernement de la République Togolaise a obtenu auprès de la Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD) notamment le Fonds Spécial du Nigéria (FSN), des fonds en vue de mettre en œuvre le Projet de Transformation Agro-alimentaire du Togo (PTA-TOGO) et entend utiliser une partie de ces fonds pour effectuer des paiements au titre du...
07-oct-2019

EOI - Kenya - Supporting the Implementation of Kenya’s National Green Economy Strategy through the development of Low Carbon and Climate Resilient Projects and Resource Mobilization Project

The Government of the Republic of Kenya (GoK) has received grant financing from the African Development Bank towards supporting the Implementation of Kenya’s National Green Economy Strategy through the development of Low Carbon and Climate Resilient Projects and Resource Mobilization Project. The project aims ‘to develop investment-ready programs and projects that will advance the Country’s transition towards a green economy.’ ​
19-sep-2019

Multinational - Africa Forestry Fund II – Project Summary Note

The Africa Forestry Fund II (“ASFF II” or “Fund II”) is a US$150M second generation private equity fund focused on investing in sustainable forestry value chains in Sub-Saharan Africa (“SSA”). ASFF II is managed by Criterion Africa Partners (“CAP”), which is also responsible for ASFF I launched in 2010. The proposed AfDB equity investment is up to US$20M. Fund II has a term of 10 years with four one-year extensions. ASFF II will invest in (i) rehabilitation of brownfield plantations in Africa to enhance productivity (including a selective use of forestry assets to grow high value agricultural...
09-sep-2019

Cameroun - Projet d’appui aux Infrastructures rurales et au développement participatif de Grassfield-Phase II (Grassfield II) - Rapport d'évaluation

Le Projet d’appui aux infrastructures rurales et au développement participatif, Phase II (Grassfield II) interviendra dans la région du Nord-Ouest du Cameroun. Dans cette région, 70% de la population a pour activité principale l’agriculture et 13% des pauvres en milieu rural du pays y sont recensés. Cette opération fait suite à un premier projet (2005-2011) dont les résultats jugés appréciables et qui méritent d’être renforcés, ont eu un impact positif sur l’accroissement des revenus des populations bénéficiaires. Cependant,la persistance des besoins à la base et l’étendue de la zone d’...
29-aoû-2019

Gabon - Projet d'appui au programme graine phase I (PAPG1) - Rapport d’évaluation

Ayant pris conscience de sa forte dépendance au secteur pétrolier, le Gabon a lancé en 2010 une stratégie de transformation économique (Gabon Emergent), au sein de laquelle l'agriculture joue un rôle central. Pour mettre en œuvre cette stratégie, le Paysalancé plusieurs réformes et développé des partenariats avec l’international, ainsi que des projets phares. La République du Gabon et Olam (acteur mondial de premier plan de l'agro-industrie) se sont ainsi associés en 2014 pour lancer un nouveau programme phare, intitulé Gabonaise des Réalisations Agricoles et des Initiatives des Nationaux...
27-aoû-2019

Gambia - Lowland Agricultural Development Programme (LADEP) - Programme Completion Report

The Gambia has the potential to produce rice competitively if it focuses on the appropriate ecology, adopts suitable technology and improves institutional framework and support services. The enclave project approach of earlier interventions had little success in promoting the development of the necessary policy and institutional framework for supporting agricultural development. While earlier projects temporarily increased rice output, the interventions were not sustainable. Thus, a programme-type approach, focusing on long-term sustainability, with phased development, based on a supportive...
26-aoû-2019

Benin - Agoua, Monts Kouffe and Wari-Maro Forestry Management Project - Project Completion Report (PCR)

In order to avoid strong anthropogenic and animal pressure on the 46 forest stands that make up the 1,303,043 ha of forest reserves, the Government of Benin sought joint financial assistance from ADB/ABEDA to implement the Agoua, Monts Kouffé and Wari- Maro Forestry Management Project (PAMF)
22-aoû-2019

Guinea - Upper Guinea Rural Developement Support Project - Project Completion Report (PCR)

The launch of the Upper Guinea RuralDevelopment Support Project (PADER-HG) is aimed at eliminating the major constraints hindering the development of the rural community and the sustainable development of agriculture in Upper Guineainan effort to reduce rural poverty, food insecurity and the massive drift of productive forces from agriculture towards other activities. This situation stems from the inability to harness Upper Guinea’s abundant surface water resources to compensate for vagaries of the weather. Therefore,in order to address this challenge, the Government of Guinea in 1985...
19-aoû-2019

AMI - Burkina Faso - Recrutement d’un bureau d’études pour la réalisation d’une Etude d’Impact Environnemental et Social (EIES) et l’étude des sols

La Société d’Exploitation des Produits Alimentaires (SODEPAL-SA) a reçu un financement du Groupe de la Banque Africaine de Développement, afin de couvrir le coût des activités préparatoires du projet «Complexe Agro-Alimentaire» ,et àl’intention d’utiliserune partie des sommes accordéesau titre de ce don pour financer le contrat de réalisation des études: du «Complexe Agro-Alimentaire ».
09-aoû-2019

Cameroon - Project to Support the National Agricultural Research and Extension Programme - Project Completion Report

The project to support the National Agricultural Research and Extension Programme (NAREP) is in line with the Cameroonian government’s sector policy that aims to reduce institutional constraints in order to promote competitive, sustainable and equitable agricultural and rural development in all the agro-ecological regions of the country. Hence the Bank’s favourable answer to the request of the Cameroonian government for the financing of the research component ’to support the second phase of a vast extension-based programme on WB financing.
06-aoû-2019

AMI - Centrafrique - Consultant international, expert en passation de marches de l’unité de gestion et d’exécution du Projet d’Appui au Développement des Chaines de Valeurs Agricoles dans les Savanes en RCA (PADECAS)

Le Gouvernement de la République Centrafricaine, représenté par le Ministère de l’Agriculture et du Développement rural a reçu un cofinancement du Groupe de la Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD) et du Fond International pour le Développement Agricole (FIDA) pour le financement du Projet d’Appui au Développement des Chaines de valeurs Agricoles dans les Savanes en RCA (PADECAS), et a l’intention d’utiliser une partie de ces Dons pour la prise en charge d’un Consultant international, Expert en passation de marchés dudit projet.
11-juil-2019

EOI - AFRICARICE - Procurement Consultant

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 AfricaRice is implementing the TAAT Rice Compact, 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 under the contract for Procurement consultant.
02-juil-2019

EOI - Individual Consultancy Services for ENABLE-TAAT COMPACT

This request for expression of interest follows the General Procurement Notice for this project that appeared on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website16th August, 2018 The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is implementing the ENABLE-TAAT Compact, 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 payments under the contracts for the following individual consultants.
27-juin-2019

South Africa: Agripreneurs Forum welcomes young entrepreneurs and investors

The third African Youth Agripreneurs Forum and AgriPitch competition, a platform connecting sector start-ups with potential partners and financiers, has opened in Cape Town under the theme: “Climate Smart Agriculture: Business and Employment Opportunities for Africa’s Youth. The event is being organised by the African Development Bank, in partnership with the government of the Western Cape. The event has attracted over 200 participants from across the continent including youth agripreneurs, agribusiness companies, investors, environmentalists, academia, development partners and...
26-juin-2019

GPN – Centrafrique - Projet de Renforcement des Capacités de l’Administration et des Acteurs Non Etatiques (PRECANE)

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
25-juin-2019

African Development Bank hosts experts to accelerate food transformation in West Africa through technology

The African Development Bank has hosted a group of experts to discuss how technology can be deployed to transform food systems in West Africa. The Bank co-hosted the workshop with the International Fund for Agricultural Development, the African Green Revolution Alliance, the World Economic Forum and Rabobank for the Food Systems Action Platform (FSAP) for West Africa at the Bank’s headquarters in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, on 20-21 June. More than 70 representatives from multi-lateral organizations attended the two-day session, along with delegates from food companies, African governments...
24-juin-2019

Nigeria: Ekiti State Governor visits African Development Bank, makes a case for increased investment in his region.

Infrastructure, agricultural-processing zones, air cargo facilities,  and a knowledge hub are four critical areas that need support from the African Development Bank to help transform the Southern Nigerian state of Ekiti. The request for the Bank’s support was made by a Nigerian delegation led by Ekiti Governor John Olukayode Fayemi at a meeting, chaired by the Bank’s President Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, attended by senior Bank officials.   In attendance were Senior Vice President Charles Boamah; Jennifer Blanke, Vice-President for Agriculture, Human and Social Development;...
18-juin-2019

Invitation to the African Youth Agripreneur Forum (AYAF) - 3rd Conference and AgriPitch Competition

The African Development Bank), in partnership with the Western Cape Government, is organizing the 3rd annual African Youth Agripreneur Forum (AYAF) Conference and AgriPitch Competition under the theme: Climate Smart Agriculture: Business and Employment Opportunities for Africa’s Youth. The AYAF serves as a platform for bringing together youth agripreneurs from across Africa and scaling up the scope and impact of their activities. The AYAF is an annual event of the African Development Bank’s Enable Youth Program and is expected to attract over 200 participants from across the...
18-juin-2019

The African Development Bank, partners to host workshop on Gender Mainstreaming in Climate Change Policies in East Africa

WHO: African Development Bank and partners WHAT: Workshop for Eastern Africa policy-makers on “Gender Mainstreaming in Climate Change Policies, Plans and Strategies” WHERE: EKA Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya WHEN: 16-17 May 2019 The African Development Bank and its partners will host a two-day strategy workshop for policy makers from ten East African countries. The ‘Gender Mainstreaming in Climate Change Policies, Plans and Strategies’ event will be held at EKA Hotel on 16 and 17 May 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya. The training is part of a series of capacity building...