Financial resources


  • Financing for development

    Financing for development, financial innovation, risk sharing, mobilization of local resources... Setting development targets (SDGs, the Sustainable Development Goals for 2030), evaluating the financial resources required to achieve them, and seeking and mobilizing the sources of funding to close the financing gap of developing countries is an exercise which has the merit of making the needs of the poorest developing countries the focus of media attention and mobilizing the opinion of the public and governments in favor of maintaining the level of public budgetary resources earmarked for development policies (failing an increase in it)
    Read more

  • Training on the effective management of municipal resources

    Weak governmental financial resources coupled with a generally defective urban management constitute an impediment to the decentralisation process in Africa... Beyond the contextual diversity in terms of financial resources and the level of decentralisation, the challenges which these municipal officials face daily are often the same: to have services paid for, put in place a virtuous circle of good governance and accountability, manage political pressures, educate and sensitise the people
    Read more

  • Upscaling to "mesofinance" to ProCredit

    a better access to sources of funding has an immediate impact on this type of enterprises, which has limited options and for which the lack of financial resources is a real obstacle to development... The overall objective of the project is to contribute to the economic development and to poverty reduction in the country by increasing access to" meso-enterprises" for financial resources in order to allow them to grow and develop and also to participate in job and wealth creation
    Read more

  • Downscaling to "mesofinance" for SG-SSB

    AFD considers essential to implement a system that allows" the meso-enterprises" to join the financial network for several reasons: this segment has got a strong development potential, both for employment and economic growth; a better access to sources of funding has an immediate impact on this type of enterprises, which has limited options and for which the lack of financial resources is a real obstacle to development; financial investments lead to more structured and modernized firms, which can join the formal sector and in this way strengthen the economic structure of the country
    Read more

  • 1,000 solar streetlights in Dakar

    Furthermore, municipal services lack human, material (computer equipment, internet connections) and financial resources, which severely limits the local authority' s action. AFD has supported a diagnostic of public finance management performance based on a methodology (PEFA) traditionally used for governments, but adapted at the local level on this occasion
    Read more

  • Management de l'éducation

    When exam results data are crossed with public expenditure mobilized per student it is observed that scaling up financial resources does not necessarily lead to student learning gains... Administrative management initially consists in equitable country-wide distribution of physical, financial and human resources from national to local levels
    Read more

  • In December 2011, AFDâ€TMs Board of Directors approved USD 100m of financing to the Colombian Government to support its Integrated Water Resources Management policy

    Giving the CAR the financial resources they require for their policy by invoicing fees; Including risk management in watershed development plans; Ensuring that participatory water management is effectively established in the priority watersheds via the activities of basin committees; Provide the Institute of Hydrology, Meteorology and Environmental Studies (IDEAM) with effective tools to monitor water resources in priority areas
    Read more

  • Management de l'éducation

    When exam results data are crossed with public expenditure mobilized per student it is observed that scaling up financial resources does not necessarily lead to student learning gains... Administrative management initially consists in equitable country-wide distribution of physical, financial and human resources from national to local levels
    Read more

  • Strengthening of the financing mechanism of districts in Ghana

    This financing mechanism that helps to develop the capacity of local communities and provide them with financial resources is jointly funded by the Government of Ghana, the Canadian Development Agency (CIDA), the German Bank for Development (KFW), the Danish Agency for Development (DANIDA) and the AFD
    Read more

  • Management de l'éducation

    When exam results data are crossed with public expenditure mobilized per student it is observed that scaling up financial resources does not necessarily lead to student learning gains... Administrative management initially consists in equitable country-wide distribution of physical, financial and human resources from national to local levels
    Read more