European Union


  • First financing delegation awarded to the AFD by the European Union for Benin

    First financing delegation awarded to the AFD by the European Union for Benin... Under an agreement signed on 20 April by the two institutions, the European Union has delegated the implementation of 2 M Euro in funds to the AFD, over a period of five years, to support meso-finance development in Benin
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  • The French Development Agency and the European Union support Egypt through a EUR 22M grant to support the Agricultural Small and Medium Enterprises

    The French Development Agency and the European Union support Egypt through a EUR 22M grant to support the Agricultural Small and Medium Enterprises... Cairo, December 6 2015 -The French Ambassador to Egypt, Mr. Andre Parent, the Egyptian Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, Dr Essam Fayed, and the Head of Operations of the Delegation of the European Union to Egypt, Mr. Diego Escalano Paturel, attended the signing of a grant agreement of 22 million Euros between the Agence Française de Développement (AFD), represented by Mrs. Stéphanie Lanfranchi, Director of the AFD Cairo office and the Egyptian Minister of International Cooperation, Dr Sahar Nasr
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  • ECOWAS and AFD strengthen their cooperation to counter food insecurity in West Africa through a financial contribution from European Union

    ECOWAS and AFD strengthen their cooperation to counter food insecurity in West Africa through a financial contribution from European Union... For this project, for a total amount of 56 million Euros funded by the European Union, AFD has been delegated a part of the management of these funds for implementation
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    French Presidency of the European Union (FPEU... Council of the European Union
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  • Assisting regional integration and supporting the ECOWAS

    Four grants totaling USD 70m have already been allocated, including a major portion of delegated funds from the European Union... European Union delegated to AFD the managment of the funds for the project of the Regional plan for fight and control of fruit flies and the project of Regional Food Security Reserve
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  • Supporting sustainable urban mobility in India

    New Delhi, June 9th 2017 -AFD signs 3 5 -million-euro Grant Facility Agreement with Government of India for implementing the MobiliseYourCity initiative financed by the European Union in favor of sustainable urban mobility. The signing took place in the presence of Mr Selvakumar, Joint Secretary of the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), Mr. Pascal Pacaut, Head of Asia Department at AFD Headquarters in Paris, Ms Claire Thuaudet, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of France to India, and Mr. Tomasz Kozlowski, Ambassador of the European Union to India
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  • 60 solutions against climate change exhibit in Arusha by the Alliance Française

    Along with a series of other events organized with the support of the European Union and the French Embassy, the week has reached more than 450 persons among scholars, business people, journalists and universities
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  • AFD supports an efficient urban transport management for Dhaka

    AFD, with the support of the European Union, is currently providing technical assistance to Dhaka Transport Coordination Authority (DTCA) in order to rationalize trafic management, better plan transport infrastructures, and systemize the coordination between the different means of transportation. AFD, with the support of the European Union, is currently providing technical assistance to Dhaka Transport Coordination Authority (DTCA) in order to rationalize trafic management, better plan transport infrastructures, and systemize the coordination between the different means of transportation
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  • Events

    China, India, USA and European Union... China, India, USA and European Union, the authors will be presenting the main results, in particular :the description of the features that make electricity a special case and the different criteria for making a good use of it, the review of electricity consumption in China and India and how it is changing by comparing it to two major geographical areas: the USA and European Union, the potential for and prospects of a good use of electricity in China and India for each of the main socioeconomic sectors with their consequences on the environment, natural resources protection and the economies of these countries, the most important challenges for making a good use of electricity over the coming decades in China and India
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  • Lake for sanitation in Lom&eacute

    A European Union grant to combat flooding. Togo has just benefited- -on 19 September --from a new European Union grant under the 10th European Development Fund (EDF)... The European Union (EU) is thus providing the Togolese Government with some F CFA 28 3bn, i e EUR 43m, to support the priorities defined in the implementation of its collective sanitation policy, particularly the fight against flooding in Lomé
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