Tagged in: African Development Bank (AfDB)


Post Covid-19: Rebuilding Africa and strengthening its resilience against future economic shocks

The African Development Bank stands ready to work with its international partners to alleviate the impact of the pandemic on African countries, says Charles Leyeka Lufumpa

After demonstrating its resilience during the Ebola outbreak and the global financial crisis, Africa is once again facing a severe test of its strength and agility because of the coronavirus pandemic.…

AfDB’s TAAT initiative plants the seeds of change

Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT), funded by the African Development Bank, is revolutionising African agricultural production by accelerating the provision of improved seeds and other farming technologies and practices tailored for the continent’s diverse soil and climate conditions.

Africa must not be shortchanged on climate finance

Climate finance, properly directed, not only mitigates the effects of global climate change, but also plays a significant part in economic and social development, as the example of Gazi in Kenya shows.

Co-guarantee platform to de-risk African projects

Africa’s first co-guarantee platform, created by the African Development Bank, the Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment & Export Credit (ICIEC) and other major organisations, is now operational.