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At the service of the WAEMU member countries and private sector

Road, Environnement, Energy

Private sector a business partner, leader in innovative financing


Agriculture growth-generating investments in environment and production

Private sector

Roads, Environment, Energy financing basic infrastructure


Investments a reference player in the sub-regional financial market

BOAD ends the financial year with new commitments involving XOF156 billion

Bamako, 14 December 2016. The Board of Directors of the West African Development Bank (BOAD) held its 103rd ordinary session at the premises of the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO) in Bamako (Mali) under the chairmanship of Mr. Christian Adovelande, Chairman of the Board of Directors and President of BOAD.

Mr. Bassary Touré elected Vice-President of African Rural and Agricultural Credit Association (AFRACA)

Lomé, 30 November 2016. Mr. Bassary Touré, Vice-President of BOAD, was elected Vice-President of African Rural and Agricultural Credit Association (AFRACA) for a 2-year term. This appointment was made during the 19th General Assembly of the Association held in Dakar on 25 November 2016 on the sidelines the 5th World Conference on Rural and Agricultural Finance.

BOAD receives a XOF92 billion credit facility from AfDB

Lomé, 21 November 2016. Messrs. Bassary Toure, Vice-President of the West African Development Bank (BOAD), and Serge Nguessan, Resident Representative of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in Togo, signed an agreement under which AfDB granted to BOAD a credit facility of €140 million, or roughly XOF92 billion.

BOAD in brief

Strategic plan 2015-2019

Request of funding