Social development


  • AFD and the Sawiris Foundation for Social Development to provide technical and financial support to NGOs

    AFD and the Sawiris Foundation for Social Development to provide technical and financial support to NGOs
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  • Substantial increase of AFD's financial commitments for the economic and social development of Cambodia

    Substantial increase of AFD's financial commitments for the economic and social development of Cambodia... In total, through these new funding, France shall be positioned, in principle, as the second largest bilateral OECD donor to Cambodia after Japan for 2013. In addition, from a qualitative point of view, the great diversity of the concluded financial agreements in form of guarantee scheme, grant, sovereign loan and non- sovereign loan) is a best illustration of AFD's specificity: offering a wide range of financial tools to support most actors that contribute to the economic and social development of the country
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  • AFD is proud of its action, which is firmly rooted in economic and social development in the context of everyday life

    AFD is proud of its action, which is firmly rooted in economic and social development in the context of everyday life... AFD is visible at the heart of community life and is proud of its action, which is firmly rooted in economic and social development in the context of everyday life
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  • Refurbishment of Phnom Penh Central Market

    The economic impacts mentioned above generally also contribute to social development. Environmental impacts: the project, by its very objective, will have a positive impact on the environment: flood management, improved sanitation and waste collection, improved hygiene inside the markets, improved road safety and urban transport in the city center. The works were completed in 2011. In the same year, an independent authority was set up to finance the maintenance of the facilities
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  • Why does AFD support the Global Compact'

    As humanity became aware that it was at a turning point in its evolution, as much for fighting injustice in economic and social development between Nations as for preserving environment, the international community made a commitment to set up a global partnership for sustainable development. This commitment was made 14 years ago after the Rio Earth Summit
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  • Press Releases

    In addition to their core mission of supporting the economic and social development of their partners, development banks also have a major role to play in ensuring that the thousands of billions of dollars of global finance are invested in low-carbon, climate resilient development... About IDFC The International Development Finance Club is a network of twenty-two national, regional and international development banks from over the world (Germany' s KfW, Development Bank of Southern Africa --DBSA, Development Bank of Latin America --CAF, Brazilian National Bank for Economic and Social Development- -BNDES, Japan International Cooperation Agency --JICA, Deposit and Management Fund CDG --Morocco, Agence Française de Développement --AFD)
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  • Companies and development

    Social Responsibility is a core issue which they factor into their own development... One aspect of AFD's partnership strategy for French companies involves supporting innovative private initiatives that meet important issues in terms of economic and social development. the role played by the private sector in the development of Southern countries
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    The social development fund will finance a considerable number of training hours. c) To empower women and improve their living conditions. The process adopted for project preparation and sustainable management will strengthen the role of the community
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  • Promoting sustainable development

    In the face of these challenges threatening the economic and social development of the country, the Mauritian government has demonstrated its intent to promote harmonious development, while respecting the environment. In this context, Prime Minister Navin Ramgoolam launched the Mauritius
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  • Events

    Territorial development: reconciling economic development, social development and sustainable development... Territorial development: reconciling economic development, social development and sustainable development
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