African Development Bank

African Development Bank

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) is a multilateral development finance institution established to contribute to the economic development and social progress of African countries. The AfDB was founded in 1964 and comprises three entities: The African Development Bank, the African Development Fund and the Nigeria Trust Fund. Wikipedia

African Development Bank

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) is a multilateral development finance institution established to contribute to the economic development and social progress of African countries. The AfDB was founded in 1964 and comprises three entities: The African Development Bank, the African Development Fund and the Nigeria Trust Fund. Wikipedia

  • Nov 1 at 9:22 AM
    #OntheRoad: What locals called the worst road in the world became a tool of regional integration and social cohesion. Crossing #Nigeria, #Cameroon, #CentralAfricanRepublic, #DRC, #Uganda and #Kenya, the Enugu-Bamenda Road improved social and rural infrastructure, such as access to schools and markets, facilitating marketing of agricultural produce, and boosting household income levels. . . . . . . . . #Africa #travel #traveltime #opportunities #agriculture #education #school #markets #socialinclusion #infrastructure #rural #farming #integration
  • Oct 30 at 2:05 PM
    Africa must grow together, and develop together! Regional integration allows goods, services, and people to move freely, and is critical to expanding the size of markets. The level of intra-African regional trade is the lowest globally and only 13 of the 54 African countries offer liberal access (visa free or visa on arrival) to all Africans. . Betty Kamunde is a civil #engineer at #Kenya #Airports Authority. . . . . . #Integration #Africa #Trade #FreeMovement #Markets #visa #OpenBorders #Migration #airport
  • Oct 27 at 0:40 PM
    Neither age nor gender is a barrier to success! Thriving business woman and grandmother! Agnes Acheampangs is living proof. She received technical training in Ghanas Rural Enterprise Project, and now her soap business has shown 150% return on initial investment. . . . . . . . . #AfDB #Businesswoman #Success #Grandma #Africa #Ghana #Soap #goodinvestment #results #thriving #gender
  • Oct 24 at 1:39 PM
    The World Food Prize Africa Institute is born! AfDB''s President Akinwumi Adesina announced the creation of a fund dedicated to young African farmers and agripreneurs with the $250,000 cash prize from his World Food Prize award. The goal is to transform the agricultural sector in the continent by promoting agriculture and engaging youth. The World Food Prize Foundation is partnering with Adesina, and ths Institute will produce the Borlaug-Adesina Fellows. Other donors have made additional contributions and the fund is now at $600,000. . . Grce au prsident de la BAD, un nouvel Institut africain du Prix mondial pour lalimentation voit le jour ! Laurat 2017 du Prix mondial de lalimentation, Akinwumi Adesina avait annonc consacrer les 250 000 dollars de son prix la cration dun fonds ddi aux jeunes agriculteurs et agripreneurs africains. La Fondation du Prix mondial de lalimentation a dcid de se joindre lui en crant ensemble ce nouvel Institut africain, qui leur allouera des bourses Borlaug-Adesina . Dautres donateurs ont suivi. Objectif : financer les forces vives de lagriculture africaine pour que lAfrique parvienne se nourrir elle-mme et radique la pauvret sur son sol. . . . . . #AfDB #BAD #Afrique #Africa #Agripreneurs #Youth #Fellows #Fellowship #EndHunger #EndPoverty #Partnership #Jobs4Youth #Youth #Agriculture #Business

Nov 1, 9:22 AM

#OntheRoad: What locals called the worst road in the world became a tool of regional integration and social cohesion. Crossing #Nigeria, #Cameroon, #CentralAfricanRepublic, #DRC, #Uganda and #Kenya, the Enugu-Bamenda Road improved social and rural infrastructure, such as access to schools and markets, facilitating marketing of agricultural produce, and boosting household income levels. . . . . . . . . #Africa #travel #traveltime #opportunities #agriculture #education #school #markets #socialinclusion #infrastructure #rural #farming #integration

Oct 30, 2:05 PM

Africa must grow together, and develop together! Regional integration allows goods, services, and people to move freely, and is critical to expanding the size of markets. The level of intra-African regional trade is the lowest globally and only 13 of the 54 African countries offer liberal access (visa free or visa on arrival) to all Africans. . Betty Kamunde is a civil #engineer at #Kenya #Airports Authority. . . . . . #Integration #Africa #Trade #FreeMovement #Markets #visa #OpenBorders #Migration #airport

Oct 27, 0:40 PM

Neither age nor gender is a barrier to success! Thriving business woman and grandmother! Agnes Acheampangs is living proof. She received technical training in Ghanas Rural Enterprise Project, and now her soap business has shown 150% return on initial investment. . . . . . . . . #AfDB #Businesswoman #Success #Grandma #Africa #Ghana #Soap #goodinvestment #results #thriving #gender

Oct 24, 1:39 PM

The World Food Prize Africa Institute is born! AfDB''s President Akinwumi Adesina announced the creation of a fund dedicated to young African farmers and agripreneurs with the $250,000 cash prize from his World Food Prize award. The goal is to transform the agricultural sector in the continent by promoting agriculture and engaging youth. The World Food Prize Foundation is partnering with Adesina, and ths Institute will produce the Borlaug-Adesina Fellows. Other donors have made additional contributions and the fund is now at $600,000. . . Grce au prsident de la BAD, un nouvel Institut africain du Prix mondial pour lalimentation voit le jour ! Laurat 2017 du Prix mondial de lalimentation, Akinwumi Adesina avait annonc consacrer les 250 000 dollars de son prix la cration dun fonds ddi aux jeunes agriculteurs et agripreneurs africains. La Fondation du Prix mondial de lalimentation a dcid de se joindre lui en crant ensemble ce nouvel Institut africain, qui leur allouera des bourses Borlaug-Adesina . Dautres donateurs ont suivi. Objectif : financer les forces vives de lagriculture africaine pour que lAfrique parvienne se nourrir elle-mme et radique la pauvret sur son sol. . . . . . #AfDB #BAD #Afrique #Africa #Agripreneurs #Youth #Fellows #Fellowship #EndHunger #EndPoverty #Partnership #Jobs4Youth #Youth #Agriculture #Business