Press Releases

07/06/2017 - 5.6 million people benefit from AfDB’s agriculture interventions in 2016: Development Effectiveness Review
02/06/2017 - Somalia - Donors commit to fill US$ 105 million infrastructure projects funding gap
30/05/2017 - Japan and India team up with AfDB to support Africa’s development
26/05/2017 - The African Legal Support Facility concludes a week of side events and bilateral meetings on the margins of the 2017 AfDB Annual Meetings
25/05/2017 - AfDB concludes 2017 Annual Meetings in Ahmedabad on high note of optimism
25/05/2017 - “There’s gold in the dirt” – AfDB Annual Meetings end with call to see the potential of African agriculture
24/05/2017 - Africa remains world’s second-fastest growing region
24/05/2017 - Drought in Africa: AfDB and Ethiopia sign funding agreement to provide water and sanitation to 3 million people
24/05/2017 - AfDB scales up operations to a record US $11 billion, propelled by the High 5s and New Development and Business Delivery Model
24/05/2017 - AfDB explores investment strategies to tilt markets in favour of African farmers
24/05/2017 - Rethinking Land: ALSF identifies innovative approaches to land investment
24/05/2017 - Citi bank wins Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s African Banker Awards
24/05/2017 - AfDB combines energy, agriculture explosion to kick off industrialisation
23/05/2017 - AfDB and IFC agree to promote investments that benefit women in Africa
23/05/2017 - Intra-African trade is key to sustainable development – African Economic Outlook
23/05/2017 - Africa’s future lies in entrepreneurship and industrialization: 2017 African Economic Outlook
23/05/2017 - AfDB Annual Meetings open in Ahmedabad: Deliberations underscore win-win Africa-India cooperation
23/05/2017 - Promoting grey matter infrastructure is a game-changer in Africa’s development agenda
23/05/2017 - AfDB agri-business funding lays strong foundation for transforming African agriculture
22/05/2017 - “The time for Africa is now – we can’t slow down, we must quicken the pace”: Adesina
22/05/2017 - Unlock the potential of African entrepreneurs to accelerate Africa’s industrial transformation, says the African Economic Outlook 2017
21/05/2017 - “Shared opportunities and deepening partnership”: AfDB President sees bright future for Africa and India
19/05/2017 - Africans moved more freely in 2016, according to second Africa Visa Openness Index
17/05/2017 - All roads lead to India as delegates converge on Ahmedabad for AfDB’s Annual Meetings
12/05/2017 - Launch of the African Economic Outlook 2017
11/05/2017 - African fashion designers take centre stage in India
04/05/2017 - AfDB to celebrate young African agripreneurs at India Annual Meetings
03/04/2017 - AfDB President concludes official mission to India
03/04/2017 - Adesina visits Mahatma Gandhi’s home in Ahmedabad, extols his exceptional humanity
01/04/2017 - Adesina invites New Development Bank to join AfDB’s ambitious Light up and power Africa project
31/03/2017 - AfDB bullish on Africa-India cooperation – Adesina
31/03/2017 - We are proud of what the African Development Bank is doing for Africa, says Dean of Africa Diplomatic Corps in India
31/03/2017 - President Adesina urges African diplomats to advertise continent’s dynamism and support its economic growth
30/03/2017 - President Adesina arrives in New Delhi to boost relations between India and Africa
28/03/2017 - President Adesina leads AfDB mission to India ahead of 2017 Annual Meetings in Ahmedabad
28/02/2017 - AfDB takes agricultural transformation discourse to India, cradle of Green Revolution
15/02/2017 - 2017 African Development Bank Annual Meetings: “Transforming Agriculture for Wealth Creation in Africa”
21/12/2016 - From surviving to thriving: How AfDB is helping transform agriculture in Africa - new report
16/12/2016 - AfDB Group provides USD 250 million to support ENABLE Youth Nigeria program
19/09/2016 - AfDB and Government of India pledge to make Bank’s 2017 Annual Meetings a resounding success
27/05/2016 - Goodbye, Lusaka; on to Ahmedabad: Curtain falls on AfDB’s 2016 Annual Meetings
25/05/2015 - India signs replenishment of technical cooperation agreement with African Development Bank Group


07/06/2017 - AfDB to work with African Central Banks to increase national savings
06/06/2017 - Political will needed to drive Africa’s agricultural transformation, debate hears
31/05/2017 - Africa-India Partnerships: E-governance identified as a key enabler of Africa’s transformation
30/05/2017 - Closing infrastructure gap in Africa a key catalyst for investment, says G20
30/05/2017 - African Ministers seek greater partnership with India to enhance cancer diagnosis, check high disease burden
29/05/2017 - Thirteen African countries seal agriculture industrialization deal with India
25/05/2017 - Développement agricole de l’Afrique : faire plus de place à la société civile
25/05/2017 - And the winners of the Africa Development Impact Awards are…
25/05/2017 - “To develop its textiles market, Africa needs its cotton”
25/05/2017 - Access to credit facilities critical to reducing post-harvest losses for African farmers, says Indian exhibitor
25/05/2017 - African unity and solidarity at the heart of Africa Day
25/05/2017 - Africa and India – sharing the development journey
24/05/2017 - AfDB spouses support Ahmedabad orphanage
24/05/2017 - Focus on AfDB and Africa’s top priority: Lighting up and powering Africa
24/05/2017 - Development of Africa’s human capital for industrialization dominates Africa-Asia partnerships talks
24/05/2017 - Three young innovators emerge in AfDB’s AgriPitch competition
23/05/2017 - Financing African agriculture: persuading the private sector to commit fully
23/05/2017 - Missing links to Indian-African trade and investment promotion identified
23/05/2017 - Stunting costs Africa $25 billion annually – AfDB
22/05/2017 - Book launch: Beating the odds – tips for jump-starting developing countries
22/05/2017 - Partenariat Afrique-Inde : écrire de nouveaux chapitres sous les auspices de la Banque africaine de développement
16/05/2017 - The African Development Bank - Making a Sustainable Difference
12/05/2017 - Infrastructure tops agenda as AfDB, India work towards a ‘more robust Africa’
12/05/2017 - AfDB partners African, Indian movie industries to stimulate interest in agriculture
24/03/2017 - AfDB Group participates in 12th CII-Exim Bank Conclave on India-Africa Project Partnership
02/06/2016 - A postscript to the 2016 Annual Meetings: Building on the momentum, and looking ahead with the High 5s
25/05/2016 - Africa-India Partnership Day: India dishes out US $10 bn for Africa’s healthcare and other sectors
29/05/2015 - Africa-India partnership at the centre of discussions: an opportunity for shared experience in project financing in Africa
27/05/2014 - Lessons in Private-Public Partnership (PPP) from India