• 30 June 2020

    230 M€ financing from AFD to Electricity and Water projects

    Mr. Doto M. James, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance and Planning of the Government of Tanzania and Mrs. Stéphanie Mouen, French Development Agency (AFD) country Director, signed today three financing agreements for a total amount of 230M€ (approximately 600 Bn TZS), in the presence of the French Ambassador. These funds are concessional loans aiming at improving electricity (...)

  • 10 June 2020

    A 70 M€ financing from AFD to sustainably improve water and sanitation access in Morogoro

    The Government of Tanzania and the French Development Agency (AFD) signed today a financing agreement for a 70M€ concessional loan (approximately 180 bn TZS) aiming at improving water supply and sanitation services for the residents of Morogoro Municipality.
    In Morogoro, about 70% of the population is connected to the drinking water network with an average of about 10 hours of (...)

  • 14 May 2020

    AFD keeps on supporting organic agriculture in Africa

    Despite the current COVID-19 crisis, the French Development Agency (AFD) signed, last week, a grant financing agreement with the African Organic Network (AfrONet), dedicated to the Institutional Innovations for Organic Agriculture in Africa (IIABA) project, to the tune of 1.5 MEUR (3.75 Bn TZS).
    The IIABA project, coordinated by Tanzania-based non-profit organization AfrONet, aims (...)

  • 7 April 2020

    Coronavirus: download the international circulation attestations here

    Are you returning or transiting through France? You must now have an international derogatory attestation to present to your airline and to border control with the required documents.
    This attestation will be required for entry or transit in France as of Monday, April 6 at 6:00 pm (Paris time).
    Accompanied by the required documents demonstrating the status invoked, it will have to (...)

  • 31 March 2020

    France partners with the African Organic Network for a greener Agriculture in Africa

    The French Development Agency (AFD) has allocated a 1,498,000 Euros grant to AfrONet and its partners for the purpose of scaling up and out Ecological and Organic Agriculture across the African continent.
    The Innovative Institutions for Ecological Organic Agriculture in Africa (IIABA) Project was inaugurated on February 28th by the Minister of Trade and Industries in Zanzibar, (...)


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