Africa50, Green Climate Fund, and AfDB to Develop Solar Projects in the Sahel through the Desert to Power Program

Busan, South Korea, May 24, 2018 – On the margins of the African Development Bank annual meetings, the heads of Africa50, the Green Climate Fund (GCF), and the African Development Bank (AfDB) signed an agreement to collaborate on the Desert to Power Program for solar projects in the Sahel.

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Alain Ebobissé for Friends of Europe: Improving Africa's Infrastructure Crucial to Tap the Continent's Potential

Improved infrastructure is a prerequisite for long-term sustainable growth and development in Africa. Modern infrastructure will benefit individual countries, their citizens and promote regional integration with Africa’s full participation in the globalised economy. Closing the infrastructure quantity and quality gap relative to the best performers in the world could increase GDP per capita growth in Africa by 2.6% a year.

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Africa Investor and Africa50 to Co-Host African CEO Project Developers’ Summit in Mauritius 

Casablanca, Johannesburg, Port Louis - 18 April 2018: Africa investor (Ai), the international investment and communications group, and Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure platform established by the African Development Bank, will co-host the fourth Ai CEO Infrastructure Project Developers Summit on June 18 in Mauritius.

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Africa50 and Democratic Republic of Congo Discuss Cooperation

On March 12, 2018, a delegation from shareholder country, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), visited Africa50 headquarters in Casablanca.

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