Development banks


  • Official launch of the Development Bank of Nigeria

    Official launch of the Development Bank of Nigeria... The Development Bank of Nigeria was officially launched on March 23 2015 by the President of Nigeria... The ceremonial launch was well attended by the outgoing President of Nigeria, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, Nigeria's Minister of Finance, Mrs Ngozi Okonjo Iweala, representatives of the World Bank, the African Development Bank, the German KfW and AFD Nigeria
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  • AFD Philippine country office welcomes the visit of its CEO at the occasion of the Asian Development Bank annual meeting

    AFD Philippine country office welcomes the visit of its CEO at the occasion of the Asian Development Bank annual meeting... At the occasion of the 45th annual meeting of the Asia Development Bank which took place in Manila from 2 5 May 2012, AFD's country office was pleased to welcome the visit of Mr. Dov Zerah, who was accompanied by Mr. Philippe Chedanne, Director for external relations, Mr. Pierre Jacquet, Chief economist, Mr. Grégory Clemente, Director for Asia and Mr. Bruno Vindel, Economist
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  • AFD Philippine country office welcomes the visit of its CEO at the occasion of the Asian Development Bank annual meeting

    AFD Philippine country office welcomes the visit of its CEO at the occasion of the Asian Development Bank annual meeting... At the occasion of the 45th annual meeting of the Asia Development Bank which took place in Manila from 2 5 May 2012, AFD's country office was pleased to welcome the visit of Mr. Dov Zerah, who was accompanied by Mr. Philippe Chedanne, Director for external relations, Mr. Pierre Jacquet, Chief economist, Mr. Grégory Clemente, Director for Asia and Mr. Bruno Vindel, Economist
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  • Banks and Development Agencies

    Banks and Development Agencies
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  • Press Releases

    Development banks adopt common standards to move climate finance forward... At the initiative of the International Development Finance Club,, a club of 22 international, regional and national public development banks, a Climate Finance Forum was held in Paris today... In an effort to give impetus to green the global financial system, a broad and unprecedented coalition of development banks established common principles to define and measure financing that benefits the climate
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  • How to finance action against climate change ?

    Development banks adopt common standards. On the initiative of, a club of 22 international, regional and national public development banks, the Climate Finance Forum held in Paris on 31 March 2015 achieved structural progress in more effectively mainstreaming the fight against the impacts of climate change into funders ' practices
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  • How to finance action against climate change ?

    Development banks adopt common standards. On the initiative of, a club of 22 international, regional and national public development banks, the Climate Finance Forum held in Paris on 31 March 2015 achieved structural progress in more effectively mainstreaming the fight against the impacts of climate change into funders ' practices
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  • Press Releases

    19 leading development banks pledge their support to the Green Climate Fund to work together to combat climate change. Building upon the's Durban Platform' agreed at COP17 to facilitate a new trajectory for the future climate change regime, the International Development Finance Club (IDFC), a network of 19 leading development banks from around the world will offer a Smart Partnership in support of the Green Climate Fund and its initiatives
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  • Press Releases

    Conference on Islamic microfinance in Jeddah, co- organized with Islamic Development Bank, on 30 April and 1 June... AFD and the Islamic Development Bank have co- organized an international conference on Islamic microfinance in Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) with CGAP (microfinance network led by the World Bank)
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  • AFD's Program of Green Credit Lines in China

    Shanghai Pudong Development Bank, Hua Xia Bank and China Merchants Bank. These programs were designed to stimulate the financing of renewable energy and energy efficiency through the banking sector and to develop capacity-building in order to multiply green financing and contribute to the fight against climate change, in accordance with Chinese policies
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