African Development Bank (Abidjan)
AfDB Gives Boost to Climate & Disaster Risk Financing in Africa
The President of African Development Bank, Akinwumi A. Adesina, and the Bank's Board of Governors held a high-level session on "Climate and Disaster Risk Financing" focusing on the Role of the African Risk Capacity (ARC) and the Africa Disaster Risk Financing Program (ADRiFi) on Wednesday in Busan, Korea. Read more about AfDB in this BRIEFING.
African Development Bank, 24 May 2018
“We talk about integrating Africa. We cannot integrate countries that are fragile, we can only integrate countries that are secured.”– Akinwumi Adesina,… Read more »
Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Chairperson of the African Risk Capacity Agency Governing Board, at the AfDB Annual Meetings in Busan, South Korea, May 2018.
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- 25 May 2018
Session on Sustainable Climate and Disaster Risk Financing in Africa at the annual meetings of the African Development Bank in Busan, Korea, May ... see more »
African Development Bank, 25 May 2018
The African Development Bank (link is external) and the Global Green Growth Institute (link is external) (GGGI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)… Read more »
Africa Development Bank (AfDB) president Akin Adesina at COP 22 in Marrakesh, Morocco, called for "global climate justice for Africa" because "Africa alone cannot carry the burden ... Read more »