South Sudan

23-aoû-2019

African Development Bank’s water and sanitation project set to improve lives in South Sudan

The water tankers of Juba - more than a thousand of them - are a daily feature of the city and its environs, supplying much needed potable water for the residents, but at a higher cost, as overheads continue to rise, pushing up consumer charges. The lack of safe water means residents are also at risk to the spread of illnesses such as diarrhea and cholera, making children, especially, vulnerable to waterborne diseases, and worsening the already poor nutrition crisis. South Sudan is a country in crisis, following a political violence that has displaced millions of people and led to...
21-aoû-2019

GPN - South Sudan - Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project (SWSSIP)

The Government of the Republic of South Sudan (GRSS) has received a Grant from the African Development Fund to finance the Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project (SWSSIP). The principal objectives of this project are to improve the quality and delivery of urban water supply services in Juba City of Jubek State within the Equatoria region and Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Services to Rural Communities of Jubek State
02-aoû-2019

Soudan du Sud (RAP)- institutions financières de développement régional (ATI et TDB) programme d'adhésion des pays - Project Completion Report

L'objectif principal de la présente intervention consistait à fournir au Soudan du Sud (SS) les ressources nécessaires à son adhésion aux institutions financières régionales de développement, à savoir la Banque de l’Afrique de l’Est et de l’Afrique Australe pour le commerce et le développement (TDB) (ancienne banque de la ZEP) et l’Agence pour l’assurance du commerce en Afrique (ATI) afin de permettre une couverture d’assurances plus importante en vue du développement du secteur privé et socioéconomique du pays. Compte tenu de la taille du marché et du volume des échanges du pays, le montant...
26-juil-2019

African Development Bank helps to modernise South Sudan’s financial systems

The African Development Bank Board on 17th July 2019 approved $6.6 million funding to finance South Sudan’s payment and settlement systems integration project. The project is consistent with the Bank’s updated country strategy paper which concentrates on state building through capacity and infrastructure development. The project is also aligned with South Sudan’s National Development Strategy 2018-2021; the latter confirms the need to restore and maintain economic infrastructure.  The objective of the project is to modernise the payment systems in South Sudan in order to improve the...
23-juil-2019

Multinational - Communauté d’Afrique de l’est Soudan du sud - Rapport d’évaluation

Le projet a pour principal objectif de moderniser les systèmes de paiement du pays afin d ’ améliorer la performance du système financier et de promouvoir l ’ intégration régionale. À cet égard, il contribuera à l ’ harmonisation des systèmes de paiement dans les six pays membres de la CAE, facilitant le processus de lancement d ’ une union monétaire dans la z one et stimulant le renforcement des relations économiques et commerciales dans la région. L ’ amélioration des systèmes de paiement permettra également d ’ atteindre d ’ importants objectifs nationaux. Concernant la RSS, le...
28-juin-2019

EOI – Consultancy Services-Debt Policy Expert - Non-Oil Revenue Mobilisation And Accountability In South Sudan (NORMA-SS) Project

The government of the Republic ofSouth Sudan has received grantof UA7.58million from the African Development Bank towards the cost of Non-Oil Revenue Mobilization and Accountability in South Sudan (NORMA-SS) Project underthe implementation ofthe Ministry of Finance and Planning of the Government of the Republic ofSouth Sudan. It is intended that part of the proceeds of this grantwill be applied to eligible payments under the contract for hiring a Consultant (Debt PolicyExpert). The estimated duration of this consultancy service is ten (10) months and is expectedto commence in September2019
26-juin-2019

EOI – Individual Consultants - Provision of individual civil engineering or architectural services in the general services and procurement department of the AFDB (CHGS)

The Government of South Sudan has received financing from the African Development Fund toward the cost of the Institutional Support to Good Governance and Capacity Building in Gender Equality and Women Empowerment Project, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this loan to payments under the contract for the provision of Grant Management Services for Potential Women Entrepreneurs Groups
26-juin-2019

EOI – South Sudan - Provision of Grant Management Services for Potential Women Entrepreneurs Groups - Institutional support to good governace and capacity building in gender equality and women empowerment for inclusive growth (GEEM-IG) project

The Government of South Sudan has received financing from the African Development Fund toward the cost of the Institutional Support to Good Governance and Capacity Building in Gender Equality and Women Empowerment Project, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this loan to payments under the contract for the provision of Grant Management Services for Potential Women Entrepreneurs Groups.
25-juin-2019

African Development Bank approves USD 24.7 million for Water and Sanitation Development in South Sudan

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank on June 20, 2019, approved a proposal to commit $24.7 million to finance the South Sudan Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project. The Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project will support the rehabilitation of approximately 50km of the Juba town distribution network and related works, including metering and public water collections outlets. The project will also cover feasibility and engineering design for two other towns under the jurisdiction of South Sudan Urban Water Corporation. The project will...
24-mai-2019

GPN – Ethiopia - Developing Bankable Feasibility Study for the Construction of Standard Gauge Railway Connecting Ethiopia and Sudan

The Ethiopia has applied for a grant from the African Development Bank/African Development Fund/ NEPAD-IPPF Grant to finance the Developing of Bankable Feasibility Study for the Construction of Standard Gauge Railway Connecting Ethiopia and Sudan.
20-mai-2019

Soudan du Sud - Projet d’amélioration de la qualité et de l’accès à l’éducation de base - Résumé PGES

Le projet d’appui à l’éducation de base vise à améliorer la qualité de l’enseignement primaire au Soudan du Sud et en étendre l’accès à plus de 2,2 millions d’enfants non scolarisés. L’objectif est de favoriser un accès équitable à un enseignement de qualité par l’amélioration des infrastructures et de la formation des enseignants. La réhabilitation et l’agrandissement de 31 écoles primaires dans quatre anciens États (Haut Nil, Unity, Jonglei et Equatoria oriental) où le système éducatif a sérieusement pâti du conflit permettront de scolariser plus de 30 000 élèves, dont 30 % devraient...
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...
25-avr-2019

South Sudan: African Development Bank, ATI support leads to US$ 27.62 million in commercial risk insurance cover

South Sudan has this month realised a record $27.62 million in commercial risk insurance cover through the efforts of the South Sudan government, the African Development Bank and the Africa Trade Insurance Agency (ATI). ATI has, to date, provided gross risk cover to facilitate investments in the electricity, gas, water supply and financial and insurance sectors. South Sudan is also expected to benefit from a $100 million trade facility from the Trade and Development Bank (TDB). The facility will focus on strategic commodities, budgetary support and other essential co-imports. It will...
16-avr-2019

African Development Bank: Manufacturing key to boost economic growth and job creation in East Africa – Regional Economic Outlook Report

The manufacturing sector will hold the key to future growth in East Africa, the African Development Bank’s lead Economist for the Bank’s East Africa Regional Office has emphasised. Speaking during the launch ceremony of the report held 4 April in Nairobi, Kenya, Dr Marcellin Ndong-Ntah said the manufacturing sector’s potential to accelerate regional economic growth, generate more job creation, and ultimately reduce poverty was significant. “In order to achieve this objective, countries must continue to look for alternative sectors of economic growth, emphasise regional trade and...
12-avr-2019

South Sudan: Thousands receive food, thanks to Emergency Response project supported by the African Development Bank, WFP

Thousands of people in South Sudan have received relief from a food security project which is addressing the nation’s severe food and nutrition needs. The South Sudan Short-Term Regional Emergency Response Project (STRERP) was launched in December last year by the government with a $43.57 million grant from the African Development Bank. The World Food Programme is implementing the project. To date, WFP has succeeded in procuring 8,500 MT of food, representing about 85 percent of the planned food procurement under this project. Food has been delivered to over 175,000 beneficiaries - more...
04-avr-2019

Perspectives économiques régionales 2019 - Afrique de l'est

Ce rapport analyse la croissance économique, ses moteurs et ses conséquences sur le développement social – notamment la pauvreté, l’emploi et les inégalités – ainsi que l’état d’avancement de l’intégration régionale en Afrique de l’Est.
29-mar-2019

EOI – Kenya - Power/energy individual consultant to support bank’s energy portfolio in Tanzania, South Sudan, the Sudan and other Eastern Africa countries - RDGE

The African Development Bank hereby invites Individual Consultants to indicate their interest in the following Assignment: “Power/energy individual consultant to support bank’s energy portfolio in Tanzania, South Sudan, the Sudan and other Eastern Africa countries.”
27-mar-2019

Soudan du Sud - Proposition de projet stratégique d’amélioration de l’alimentation en eau et de l’assainissement (SWSSIP) - Résumé PGES

Le financement envisagé par le Groupe de la Banque en faveur du RWSPILJ constitue la réponse de la Banque à une demande officielle de soutien aux efforts que déploie le Gouvernement de la République du Soudan du Sud (GRSS) pour consolider l’État, à travers le renforcement des capacités et le développement des infrastructures, et à la nécessité de réhabiliter et d’étendre les infrastructures d’eau et d’assainissement existantes en vue de répondre aux demandes croissantes des villes. Le projet s’inscrit dans le cadre de la mise en œuvre du Plan directeur d’approvisionnement en eau de la ville...
18-mar-2019

EOI - South Sudan - Non-Oil Revenue Mobilisation and Accountability in South Sudan (NORMA-SS) Project

The government of the Republic of South Sudan has received a financing from the African Development Bank towards the cost of Non-Oil Revenue Mobilization and Accountability in South Sudan (NORMA-SS) Project, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount of this loan to payments under the contract for hiring a consulting firm to support the development of Software for the Revenue Data Management System of the National Revenue Authority (NRA).
05-mar-2019

South Sudan nets US$ 14.2 million in non-oil revenue for first time, with the support of the African Development Bank

South Sudan has achieved its highest ever receipt of US$14.2 million in non-oil tax revenues for the first time in the nation’s history, through the efforts of a revamped  state revenue authority. The impressive result - recorded at the end of January 2019 - is evidence that the Non-Oil Revenue Mobilization and Accountability (NORMA) project in South Sudan, set up with a US$14.8 million grant from the African Development Bank to improve domestic resource mobilization in the non-oil sector, is achieving its objectives. NORMA, in collaboration with the state National Revenue...