Dov Zerah


  • Visit of AFD's Managing Director Dov Zerah in Damascus on January 18th

    Visit of AFD's Managing Director Dov Zerah in Damascus on January 18th... AFD's Managing Director, Mr Dov Zerah visited Damascus on 18 th January 2011. He was accompanied by Mrs Marie Pierre Nicollet, Director of the Mediterranean Middle East Department, and by Hubert Dognin, Country Director. AFD office in Damascus was officially inaugurated in October 2009. Its current activities follow a two-year indicative framework of EUR 150 million, signed in February 2010 during the visit of the french Prime Minister François Fillon
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  • AFD Director General, Mr. Dov Zerah, visits Kenya

    AFD Director General, Mr. Dov Zerah, visits Kenya... At the invitation of Prince Karim Aga Khan, the AFD Director General, Mr. Dov Zerah, visited Kenya on Monday 25th July 2011, for the inauguration of the new Heart and Cancer Centre of the Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi, at an event attended by the the Prince, the President of Kenya, H.E Mwai Kibaki and the French ambassador
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  • Visit to Ghana of AFD's CEO, Mr Dov ZERAH

    Visit to Ghana of AFD's CEO, Mr Dov ZERAH... The Chief Executive Officer of AFD, Mr Dov Zerah, accompanied by Mr Jean Marc Gravellini, the Director for Africa at its Headquarters, came to Ghana on 2nd and 3rd August 2010 in order to review current and future activities of the AFD in the country
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  • Press Releases

    Dov ZERAH, Agence Française de Développement's new CEO... Senior advisor to the Government Accounting Office, Dov ZERAH was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Agence Française de Développement at the Wednesday 2 June French Cabinet meeting. Dov Zerah was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Agence Française de Développement (AFD) by the 2 June 2010 Cabinet meeting
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  • AFD Chief Executive Officer pays new visit to Egypt, highlighting Agency's keen interest in Egypt

    The Chief Executive Officer of the French Development Agency (AFD), Mr. Dov Zerah, will undertake on 14 and 15 April 2013 his third visit to Egypt since September 2012, thereby confirming his keen interest in consolidating the activities of the AFD Group in Egypt... In addition, Mr. Dov Zerah will meet with Dr Hatem Abdel Latif, Minister of Transportation, in order to explore new paths of cooperation in the field of transportation, especially urban transit
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  • AFD celebrates its 70th anniversary

    The Johannesburg local office celebrated the 70th anniversary of AFD on Monday December 5th, in the presence of Mr Dov Zerah, Managing Director of AFD, Mr Jean Yves Grosclaude, Operations Director of AFD, and Mr Jacques Lapouge, Ambassador of France in South Africa... In his introductory speech, Mr Dov Zerah reminded the guests that the first coins of Free France were designed by Coert Steynberg, a famous South-African artist and minted by South Africa Mint in 1942. AFD's partners were also able to discover an extract of the exhibition Objective Development of AFD, as well as the first coins minted in South Africa, and historical letters between the leaders of Free France and South Africa
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  • AFD's General Director business trip in Vietnam

    18 years after negotiating the establishment agreement of the Agency in Vietnam, M. Dov Zerah has carried out his first visit to Vietnam as General Director of AFD from May 5th to 7th... This travel was also the occasion for M. Dov Zerah to participate to the 44th annual assemblies of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) whom AFD fosters a close partnership with
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  • Press Releases

    Today AFD's chief executive, Dov Zerah presented the agency' s 2011 financial results, showing euros 6 9 billion in funding approvals for the year... Dov Zerah, AFD chief executive, commented, Beyond being known for the funding it provides, AFD is renowned for its presence in the field, its ability to mobilize French expertise, its effective partnerships, and its contribution to international discussions about aid issues
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  • Substantial increase of AFD's financial commitments for the economic and social development of Cambodia

    Euro 36 7 million AFD's financial commitments have been signed on the occasion of the visit to Cambodia of Mr Dov Zerah, General Director of the Agence Française de Développement (AFD)... One month after the visit to Cambodia of the French Prime Minister Jean Marc Ayrault, the General Director of AFD, Mr Dov Zerah, came back to the country on March 10th, 11th and 12th to conclude several memoranda of understanding and financial agreements, amounting to a total of Euro 36 7 million for the Kingdom of Cambodia
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  • The French Prime Minister and AFD Chief Executive Officer support the activities of the AFD in the Philippines

    The official visit to the Philippines of the French Prime Minister, Mr Jean Marc Ayrault, accompanied by AFD Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Dov Zerah, from 19 to 21 October 2013, was a real success... In Manila, Mr. Dov Zerah presented to Ms Lucille Sering, vice-chairman of the Climate Change Commission (CCC), the first report on the Global Footprint of the Philippines commissioned by the Climate Change Commission with the support of AFD and prepared through the technical partnership of Global Footprint Network (GFN)
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