You are here

Loans & Grants

Displaying 1 - 20 of 1605

The African Development Bank signs €6 million grant for São Tomé and Principe

16-Jan-2020 - The African Development Bank on Wednesday signed a €6.18 million grant in budgetary support to the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Principe. The agreement was signed at the Bank’s headquarters in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, by Osvaldo Vaz, Minister of Planning, Finance and the Blue Economy of São Tomé and Principe and by Khaled Sherif, Vice President for regional development, integration and service delivery. The Bank approved the budgetary support to São Tomé and Principe on 8 January 2020 under its programme to support economic reform and...

African Development Bank allocates €1.2 million to train policymakers in boosting mining revenues

15-Jan-2020 - The African Development Bank has allocated a €1.2 million grant to provide training to help resource-rich countries improve their mining revenues. The Bank’s Regional Development, Integration and Business Delivery Complex approved the first-of its kind grant from the Transitional Support Facility for the project on Financial Modelling for the Extractive Sector (FIMES) in December. The project will be implemented in Africa’s transitional countries from 2020 to 2022.

African Development Bank approves €8 million technical assistance grant to support preparation of Ruzizi IV Hydro Power Project in the Great Lakes region

13-Jan-2020 - The Board of Directors of African Development Bank Group has approved an €8 million grant drawn from the European Union’s Africa Investment Platform (EU-AIP) to support the preparation of the Ruzizi IV Hydropower Project. The plant will be situated on the Ruzizi River between Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo and will supply electricity to the DRC, Burundi and Rwanda.

Tanzania: African Development Bank’s $55 million facility to jumpstart private sector-led economic growth

23-Dec-2019 - The African Development Bank has approved a $55 million facility to strengthen implementation of reforms to enhance Tanzania’s economic competitiveness and private sector participation in the country’s growth. These critical reforms will lead to a more vibrant economy, which will improve the living conditions of Tanzanians, particularly the poor and vulnerable, and including women and youth. 

Sudan: African Development Bank approves $21.783 million grant for roll out of solar-powered irrigation

23-Dec-2019 - The African Development Bank’s Board of Directors has approved a grant to the government of Sudan to accelerate the adoption of solar-powered irrigation pumps in the country’s West Kordofan and North Kordofan states. The project will enable farmers’ adoption of renewable energy technology through the installation of 1,170 photovoltaic (PV) irrigation pumps, the establishment of maintenance and repair workshops for the pumps, and the supply of equipment for a pump testing laboratory to provide certification and training.

Cameroun : la Banque africaine de développement soutient la phase 3 de la Ring Road pour près de 180 millions d’euros

21-Dec-2019 - Le Conseil d'administration de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé, mercredi 18 décembre 2019, un prêt de 255 millions d’euros pour le financement du « Programme d’appui au transport- phase 3 – construction de la Ring Road- tranche 2 du financement Bad ». La Ring-Road couvre environ 365 km et traverse cinq des sept départements de la Région du Nord-ouest. La route comprend également plusieurs raccordements à la frontière nigériane, notamment à partir de Misaje.

Tanzania: African Development Bank lends $272 million for construction of Msalato International Airport

19-Dec-2019 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a $272.12 million loan to Tanzania for the construction of a new international airport in the capital Dodoma. The funding package, approved on Wednesday, comprises a $198.6 million loan from the Bank,  $23.52 million from the African Development Fund (ADF) and $50 million in co-financing with the Africa Growing Together Fund (AGTF) — a co-financing facility of the People’s Republic of China managed by the Bank. The new airport will be built in the district of Msalato, 12...

Sénégal : la Banque africaine de développement soutient pour 43,1 millions d’euros le Projet agropole Sud en Casamance

19-Dec-2019 - Le Conseil d'administration de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé 43,1 millions d’euros en faveur du Projet de zone de transformation agro-industrielle (PZTA-Sud ou Agropole Sud). Le projet Agropole Sud est situé dans la région naturelle de Casamance (Ziguinchor, Sédhiou et Kolda), au Sud du Sénégal et qui recèle d’importantes potentialités agro-industrielles.  

Maroc : la Banque africaine de développement mobilise plus de 200 millions de dollars pour renforcer et élargir la protection sociale

18-Dec-2019 - Le Conseil d'administration de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé, ce jour, un financement de 204 millions de dollars américains en faveur du programme d’appui à l’amélioration de la protection sociale au Maroc. Le programme a pour premier objectif d’élargir la protection sociale dans le Royaume, en particulier aux personnes en situation de handicap, aux enfants et aux femmes vulnérables. Il vise également à favoriser une approche régionale de développement des politiques sociales, plus intégrée et plus inclusive.

Côte d’Ivoire : la Banque africaine de développement accorde un prêt de 112 millions d’euros pour renforcer le programme social du gouvernement.

18-Dec-2019 - Le Conseil d’administration de la Banque africaine de développement a accordé, ce lundi, un prêt de 112,09 millions d’euros à la Côte d’Ivoire destiné à financer le Projet d’appui au programme social du gouvernement (PA-PS Gouv). Ce projet a pour objectif de pérenniser les actions du plan national de développement (PND) de la Côte d’Ivoire, qui a permis de baisser le taux de pauvreté de 51 à 46,3% entre 2011 et 2015.  

Madagascar: African Development Bank approves guarantee of $100 million to hydro-power project, to benefit over 2 million people

17-Dec-2019 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a Partial Risk Guarantee (PRG) of $100 million to support the Sahofika hydro-power project in Madagascar, which will add 205 MW of renewable energy generation capacity to the national grid, benefitting over 2 million people. The Bank’s support will include risk mitigation to the project developers and the debt providers by supporting the payment obligations of JIRAMA, the state-owned off-taker.

Egypt: African Development Bank board approves €109 million to transform sewage coverage in Upper Egypt rural areas

17-Dec-2019 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a €109 million facility for the development of sewage disposal and wastewater treatment plants for rural areas in Luxor Governorate in Egypt’s Upper Nile region. The Integrated Rural Sanitation in Upper Egypt – Luxor (IRSUE-Luxor) project is set to boost sewage coverage in the region from 6 percent to 55 percent, improving the quality of life of citizens, including women and children, who are most affected by poor sanitation.

African Development Bank commits €20 million to boost private sector competitiveness in Cabo Verde

16-Dec-2019 - The African Development Bank’s Board of Directors today approved a €20 million loan to strengthen the private sector’s role in Cabo Verde’s economic growth.  Bank funding will support the second phase of the Private Sector Competitiveness and Local Economic Development Programme (PSC-LED-II).  The programme will extend fiscal 2019 budget support to the government of Cabo Verde as it undertakes reforms to boost domestic productivity and the country’s overall economy.

Congo : la Banque africaine de développement accorde un prêt de 187 millions d’euros pour appuyer les réformes économiques

16-Dec-2019 - Pour faire face à la baisse de ses recettes fiscales et aux effets de la chute récente du prix du baril de pétrole, notamment un ralentissement de la croissance, le Congo a obtenu, vendredi à Abidjan, un appui financier de 187 millions d’euros de la Banque africaine de développement.

Nigeria: African Development Bank approves $124.2 million loan for water sector reforms in Akure to improve access to safe drinking water and sanitation

13-Dec-2019 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank on Thursday approved a $ 124.2 million loan to finance the Urban Water Sector Reform and Akure Water Supply and Sanitation Project in Nigeria. The amount includes an African Growing Together Fund (AGTF) loan of $20 million. The overall project cost is $222.69 million and will span five years from 2020-2025.

Senegal: African Development Bank lends €62.8 million to help create 150,000 jobs for women and young people

11-Dec-2019 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank approved a €62.83 million loan to the Government of Senegal for implementation of the first phase of a project aimed at providing jobs for 150,000 women and youth. Funding for the Project to Support and Enhance Women's and Young People's Entrepreneurial Initiatives (PAVIE I), is composed of a €14 million loan from the African Development Fund and a €48.83 million loan from the African Development Bank.

Maroc : la Banque africaine de développement approuve près de 245 millions d’euros pour développer les réseaux de transport d’électricité et d’électrification rurale

11-Dec-2019 - Le Conseil d'administration de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé, ce jour, un financement d’environ 245 millions d’euros en faveur de l’Office national de l’électricité et de l’eau potable (ONEE) en vue de réaliser son programme de développement des réseaux de transport d’électricité et d’électrification rurale.

Burkina Faso: African Development Bank approves €48,82 million for Desert to Power Yeleen programme to increase solar generation

04-Dec-2019 - The Board of Directors of the Bank has approved a €48,82 million loan to the Government of Burkina Faso for the Yeleen solar plant, intended to boost national power supply.

African Development Bank approves $400 million to support Mozambique’s ambition to become global LNG player

26-Nov-2019 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group on Thursday approved a long-term Senior Loan of $400 million to support the building of an integrated Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) plant, including a liquifaction facility in Mozambique. The Mozambique LNG Area 1 Project, ranked Africa’s single largest Foreign Direct Investment to date, comprises a global team of energy developers and operators, led by Total alongside Mitsui, Oil India, ONGC Videsh Limited, Bharat Petroleum, PTT Exploration, as well as Mozambique’s national oil and...

Sénégal : la Banque africaine de développement octroie plus de 62 millions pour la mobilisation des ressources et l’efficacité des reformes

22-Nov-2019 - Le Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement a validé un prêt de 62,5 millions d’euros en faveur du Sénégal pour soutenir la première phase du Programme d’appui à la mobilisation des ressources et à l’efficacité des réformes (PAMRER I).