Ten years


  • A new Strategy for a Stronger and more Influential Agency

    After ten years of strong growth and substantial transformation at AFD, the third Strategic Orientation Plan (POS3) builds on the potential it has acquired. It aims to strengthen AFD and situate it within the framework of the new" partnership for development" promoted by the French Government
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  • Sabrina GUERARD

    Sabrina Guérard worked ten years at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on human rights and pandemic diseases, then joined AFD in 2008 to held a country manager position (East Africa) in the Sub saharan Africa Department. Then, she headed the capacity development Unit from 2014 to 2016 where she was in charge of Governance issues
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  • Education and training in Africa: What challenges' What new tools'

    To address these challenges, over the past ten years AFD has invested over Euro1bn in the education / training sector, 2/3 of which in Africa... School enrollment has risen by 31 % in ten years. Over the past ten years or so, huge strides have been made in terms of access to primary school. Sub Saharan Africa has had the highest results over the past ten years: school enrollment has risen by 31 % (i.e. 58 million additional pupils)
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  • 3 questions to

    To address these challenges, over the past ten years AFD has invested over Euro1bn in the education / training sector, 2/3 of which in Africa... School enrollment has risen by 31 % in ten years. Over the past ten years or so, huge strides have been made in terms of access to primary school. Sub Saharan Africa has had the highest results over the past ten years: school enrollment has risen by 31 % (i.e. 58 million additional pupils)
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  • Projects funded by AFD in Laos

    AFD has been supporting the development of the coffee sector for around ten years by promoting and encouraging smallholder producers alongside large-scaled private investors. -Agriculture and rural development + © AFD- T Duplan
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  • 3 questions to

    Over the past ten years our Institution- -which will be celebrating its 70 th anniversary next year- -has experienced a profound revolution and I do not hesitate to use this word... After these ten years of major changes, I see my role as being carved out within a period of consolidation
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  • AFD Opens Office in Ankara

    Present for almost ten years in Turkey through its representative office in Istanbul, the French Agency for Development (AFD) has opened an office in Ankara based in the French Economic Counsil of the French Embassy. It is following the signature of an MOU with the Turkish Undersecretariat of Treasury at the end of January 2014 that the office was created, which emphasizes both parties willing to strengthen their financial cooperation on sovereign activities
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  • PROPARCO supports Fidelity Bank's long-term financing

    For the last ten years, Ghana has made substantial progress in developing and improving the stability of its banking system. New regulations and guidelines have notably made the sector more efficient, innovative, and profitable
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  • Sustainable development for Turkey since 2005

    Development of renewable energies and energy efficiency, support for the creation of effective urban public transport, forest protection For ten years now, AFD has been supporting Turkey, an emerging power whose dynamic growth comes with a high environmental and social cost. Which projects does AFD support?
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  • Press Releases

    The population of Kabul has risen from its pre- war level of 200 000 inhabitants to 4 5 million and should reach 6 million over the next ten years... Ten years of conflict left Burundi impoverished with two thirds of its population living under the poverty line and GDP per capita and social indicators among the lowest in the world
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