Africa50 - an innovative infrastructure investment platform sponsored by the African Development Bank held its Constitutive General Assembly on 29 July 2015 in Casablanca, Morocco. Representatives of 24 African countries who have subscribed for an aggregate amount of USD 830 million will attend this historic event.
Africa50 to Hold Constitutive General Assembly in Casablanca
African Development Bank, 26 July 2015
Africa50 – an innovative infrastructure investment platform sponsored by the African Development Bank – will hold its Constitutive General Assembly on 29 July 2015 in… Read more »
"For a long time, we have relied on external financing to fund our infrastructure. Now is the time to mobilize sovereign African savings to build the Africa of tomorrow"
Donald Kaberuka, President of AfDB and Chairman of Africa50
Africa50 aims to significantly narrow Africa's infrastructure financing gap by delivering transformative national and regional infrastructure projects thereby spurring Africa's growth and prosperity.
Africa50 is an Investment Bank for Infrastructure in Africa that focuses on high-impact national and regional projects in the energy, transport, ICT and water sectors.
Fundraising for Africa50 Infrastructure Fund
African Development Bank, 27 September 2013
The African Development Bank and Made in Africa Foundation officially launched the fundraising for the Africa50 infrastructure fund on Thursday, September 26 at the NASDAQ Stock… Read more »
Africa's Institutions Endorse AfDB's Africa50 Fund to Support Infrastructure Financing
African Development Bank, 20 July 2013
In a joint declaration issued in Tunis, Tunisia, on 19 July 2013, African institutions endorsed the AfDB's Africa50 Fund as Africa's vehicle to facilitate large-scale mobilization… Read more »
Heads of Africa's Institutions Discuss Continental Infrastructure
Executive Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group hosted the heads of Africa's political, economic and development institutions on Friday, 19 July 2013 in Tunis,… Read more »
Africa's Regional Bodies Commit to Filling Infrastructure Financing Gap
In a meeting held on 19 July 2013 in Tunis, Tunisia heads of key African economic and development institutions committed to working towards filling Africa's infrastructure… Read more »
Financing Africa's Infrastructure Beyond "Business As Usual" - AfDB President Donald Kaberuka
African Development Bank, 19 July 2013
I want to begin by commending your achievements, each one in your respective mandates as heads of regional economic commissions and leaders of sub-regional financial institutions. Read more »
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