Jan 14, 2020
FIDIC has granted the AfDB licence to refer to seven FIDIC contracts for projects they finance, which can form part of the Bank’s bidding documents.
Jan 8, 2020
The Metier Sustainable Capital Fund II will channel investments to renewable energy and resource-efficient infrastructure projects in sub-Saharan Africa.
Nov 21, 2019
The AfDB joins a plethora of top banks, insurers and development finance institutions, which are throttling back on investments in coal projects.
Nov 1, 2019
Governors of the AfDB, representing shareholders from 80 countries, have approved a landmark $115bn increase in capital for the continent’s foremost financial institution.
Oct 30, 2019
On Tuesday, the AfDB Group approved a $165m loan to finance a portion of Angola’s three-year economic diversification support programme.
Oct 29, 2019
The AfDB and the New Development Bank have signed an agreement to promote new impact projects to improve the lives of millions of Africans.
Oct 14, 2019
The African Development Bank and Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund have signed a partnership to promote environmental, social and governance investments in the global capital markets.
Business and markets
Oct 10, 2019
Former Commonwealth Secretary-General Emeka Anyaoku has presented a Lifetime Achievement Award to the African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina.
Sep 25, 2019
AfDB President Akinwumi Adesina has unveiled ambitious plans to scrap coal power stations across Africa and switch to renewable energy.