Five years


  • Press Releases

    Five years and 20 publications later, the knowledge produced by this partnership is vast and rich... Five years and 20 publications later, the knowledge produced by this partnership is vast and rich... Over the course of 20 books these past five years, readers have learned about the trillion dollar potential of African agriculture; discovered how the continent' s booming population can be harnessed for economic growth; and gotten a deeper understanding of the effects of a changing climate on the livelihoods of millions of Africans
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  • Corinne DE PERETTI

    She worked five years at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on issues of financial governance, regional integration and reducing debt (C2D), then joined AFD in 2008 for a position in the Department Coordinator geographical Africa (Côte d' Ivoire, Nigeria, Liberia). She joined in September 2012 the evaluation unit, where she is in charge of the evaluation of budget support
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  • "AFD supports India in difficult times"

    AFD's mandate has been well accepted by the Indian authorities because we fund some urban infrastructure projects essential to the continued economic growth and contained in the Five Year Plan... Very aware of this impediment to development and growth, the Government of India has been considering the infrastructure sector a national priority since the mid 2000s. Thus, while the 11th Five Year Plan (2007 2011) aspired to achieve a level of investment of 500 billion, the 12th plan, which covers the period 2012 2017 aims to achieve investment in infrastructure by 1000 billion
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  • Helping Minas Gerais with its "State for Results" Program to Benefit Society

    Brazil's second most populous state, Minas Gerais wants to eradicate extreme poverty and measurably reduce its social and regional disparities within the next five years... This emphasis matches the government' s stated goal of eradicating extreme poverty and measurably reducing social and economic inequality between the northern and the southern regions of the state within five years, via their current action plan,
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  • 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. Supporting small enterprise development in Benin
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  • IDC closes €30M deal with Proparco

    The IDC CFO said the line of credit will increase the state-owned lender' s capacity to lend in line with the institution' s strategic decision of investing over R60 Billion into the South African economy in the next five years. We have a strong working relationship with Proparco which is demonstrated by the fact that IDC is receiving its fifth credit facility from the institution
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  • Research & Knowledge at AFD

    Over the past five years, the AFD and the World Bank Group have coproduced 20 volumes on various dimensions of development in Africa. The Africa Development Forum (ADF) book series has addressed subjects including the agricultural, demographic, climatic
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  • Events

    With a duration of five years (2006 2010), its objective is to propose a renewed analysis of the processes of liberalization and economic integration and their impacts on agriculture and the rural sector of developing countries. It also has the mandate to bring an updated vision of the situation of rural economies in terms of levels of wealth, diversification and overall transformation
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  • Evaluation: a tool for accountability, learning and improvement

    The overall objective of the evaluation is to assess to what extent the objectives and assumptions that underlie the education plan remain relevant in light of the current situation, to assess the results achieved over the past five years, and to identify lessons learned. The evaluation is structured around three main themes: (i) assessment of the policies and strategies undertaken as well as the results obtained, (ii) management, coordination and sector dialogue, and (iii) sector financing
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  • Northern Kenya Biodiversity Project Launch

    The five year project is financed by AFD and the French Environment Global Facility (FFEM) for a total of 9 5 million Euros and implemented by the Kenya Wildlife Service and the Northern Rangelands Trust. The project goal is to support sustainable management of natural resources, especially water, pasture and energy provision focussing on Marsabit forest reserve and its ecological and economic connections, with the participation of local communities
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