Rwanda

16-aoû-2019

Rwanda : les femmes à la pointe de la révolution numérique

Lorsqu’elle était petite, Jeanne Yamfashije voulait être docteur. Son ambition était double : rendre ses parents fiers d’elle et être au service de son peuple. La spécialiste des technologies de l’information, qui a maintenant 29 ans, n’est pas devenue docteur, mais elle a exaucé ses autres souhaits. Ces cinq dernières années, Jeanne a travaillé sur un projet promouvant la science, la technologie, l’ingénierie et les mathématiques (STEM) auprès des jeunes filles rwandaises...
13-aoû-2019

Rwanda - Supporting structural transformation in Rwanda by improving access to finance to local SMEs in transformative sectors - Project Summary Note

Cogebanque is a leading, private commercial bank in Rwanda with over 19 years of operations. Its current shareholding is held by Rwandan institutions (44%), businesspersons (53%) and the balance (3%) is held by individuals. Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB) is the largest shareholder with a 43% shareholding . Licensed and regulated by the National Bank of Rwanda, Cogebanque has 26 branches scattered across the country supported by numerous agents and ATMs. It provides a comprehensive range of products and services to corporate, SMEs and retail customers
09-aoû-2019

Les principaux partenaires du développement en Afrique s’unissent contre l’insécurité alimentaire et face au changement climatique

Kigali, Rwanda, le 8 août 2019 – Les partenaires du développement en Afrique se sont engagés à regrouper leurs moyens pour faire à face à l’insécurité alimentaire sur le continent. Cet engagement a été rendu officiel lors du premier Dialogue de leadership sur la sécurité alimentaire africaine (AFSLD) qui s’est tenu à Kigali au Rwanda, les 5 et 6 août, en partenariat avec l’Union africaine, les dirigeants de la Banque africaine de développement, l’Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture, le Fonds international de développement agricole et la Banque mondiale. L...
31-juil-2019

Interconnection of the Electric Grids of the Nile Equatorial Lakes Countries

29-juil-2019

African Development Bank’s appreciation of the work of the Pan-African Farmers’ Organization

Kigali, Rwanda, 29th July, 2019: The 4th General Assembly of the Pan-African Farmers’ Organization PAFO, which took place in Kigali, Rwanda on 23 July 2019, brought together some 50 delegates, including representatives from PAFO’s regional bodies, to discuss the continental platform, as well as institutional, organizational and partnership challenges. A special session of PAFO’s partners (the Bank, the EU, IFAD, FO4ACP, and AgriCord) was held to reflect on how best to engage with civil society and especially small-holder farmers, the backbone of most African economies. On behalf of the...
26-juil-2019

EOI - Rwanda - Recruitment of a consulting firm for the elaboration of 30 potential minigrid sites feasibility study, rollout plan and tender documents

The Government of Rwanda has received financing support from the Sustainable Energy Fund Africa (administered by the African Development Bank) to support the development of Mini-Grids in the Country and intends to procure consultancy services for conducting the feasibility studies and roll out plan for 30 mini grid sites and preparation of tender documents.
23-juil-2019

Rwanda - Gestion durable des boisements et restauration des Forets- RAP

L’objectif sectoriel du projet est de contribuer à la réduction de la déforestation et de la pauvreté dans le bassin du Congo . Ses objectifs spécifiques sont : 1) accroître la couverture forestière et améliorer les conditions de vie des populations vivant de la forêt ; 2) c réer les conditions de base permettant au Rwanda de devenir éligible aux avantages du marché du carbone et au paiement des services écosystémiques . L’objectif du projet correspondait aux objectifs stratégiques du pays en matière de foresterie. Ce ux - ci vis e nt l’accroissement et la diversification des ressources...
05-juil-2019

SPN - RWANDA - Acquisition of Equipment, Materials and Tools for Rehabilitation Mobility Sciences Laboratories

This Invitation for Bids (IFBs) follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this project that appeared in UNDB online and on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website.
14-juin-2019

Rwanda: Projet d`Extension des Usines a the de Mulindi et Pfunda

12-juin-2019

Assemblées annuelles de la Banque africaine de développement : le président Adesina appelle à « faire tomber les murs pour intégrer l’Afrique »

Les dirigeants africains ont souligné, mercredi 12 juin, l’urgence d’activer le processus d’intégration régionale pour accélérer la transformation économique du continent. Cet appel commun a été lancé lors de la cérémonie d’ouverture des Assemblées annuelles de la Banque africaine de développement à Malabo, en Guinée équatoriale, placées sous le thème de « L’intégration régionale pour la prospérité économique de l’Afrique ». « Séparée et divisée, l’Afrique est affaiblie. Rassemblée et unie, l’Afrique est inarrêtable », a déclaré Akinwumi Adesina, président de la Banque, dans l’...
11-juin-2019

SPN - Rwanda - Supply of four (4) garbage compactor trucks and four (4) faecal suction trucks – 2 lots - Rwanda Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program

The Government of Rwanda has received financing from the African Development Bank in the form of a 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 which this Tender Document is issued.
05-juin-2019

Rwanda - Financement Supplémentaire - Programme d’expansion de l’accès a l’électricité – Phase II - Rapport d’évaluation

Initialement,la phaseII du Programme d’expansionde l’accès à l’électricité (SEAP) vise à aider le Gouvernement rwandais à atteindre ses objectifs ambitieux dans le secteur de l’énergie,à savoir l’accès universel à l’énergieà Kigali,à l’horizon2019,et à l’échelle nationale,d’ici 2024.Cet objectif assigné au SEAP-II devraitêtre atteint grâce à une amélioration de la fiabilité de l’approvisionnement enélectricité, à unmeilleur accès au réseau sur l’ensemble du territoireet à un accès accruau système horsréseau dans les provinces méridionales et occidentales.
31-mai-2019

EOI – Rwanda - Consultancy services for social and economic impact for construction of Kivu-belt road projects

The Government of Rwanda has receivedfinancing 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 PhaseIII, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for the loan and the grant to payments under contract for Consultancy Services for Social and Economic Impact for Construction of Kivu-Belt Road Projects.The services included under this project are:consultancy services for social and economic impact for construction of Kivu-Belt road projects; and the duration...
23-mai-2019

2011-2015 - Eastern Africa-Regional Integration Strategy Paper - Draft Version

Regional Integration is at the core of the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) mandate and is a key priority area in the Bank’s Medium Term Strategy (MTS), 2008-2012. In keeping with this strategic thrust, the Board approved a Regional Integration Strategy (RIS), 2009-2012, in March 2009, which commits the Bank to preparing Regional Integration Strategy Papers (RISPs) to provide an analytical framework for streamlining regional operations (ROs) in the Bank and identify the Regional Public Goods (RPGs) for which the Bank could potentially provide funding support. The timing of the preparation of...
17-mai-2019

Africa’s digital economy is a pan African responsibility, Rwanda’s President Kagame says at Transform Africa Summit

Officially opening the continent’s digital economy summit in the Rwandan capital, President Paul Kagame called the task to advance Africa’s digital economy agenda “a pan-African responsibility.” Africans need to realize “the depth and breadth of our responsibility in realizing the digital agenda which supports the broader development agenda,” Kagame told the packed auditorium on Day 2 of the Transform Africa Summit taking place at the Kigali Conference Center. Two African heads of state, Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya and Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta of Mali, backed Kagame’s call to support Africa’s...
16-mai-2019

East Africa Quarterly Bulletin - Second 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...
18-avr-2019

African Legal Support Facility supports $200 million energy plant in Rwanda

The African Legal Support Facility has provided advisory services support to the Government of Rwanda for the negotiation of its deal with Symbion Power to develop a $200-million-dollar energy plant by Lake Kivu in Rwanda, signed on 29 March 2019. The energy plant is expected to generate an additional 56 MW of electricity for Rwanda, marking a significant step in Rwanda’s efforts to increase its installed power generation capacity by 291MW to 512MW by 2024. The plant will extract methane gas from the production area at Lake Kivu and use it to produce electricity. The Symbion Power...
16-avr-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-avr-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-avr-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...