Signature of a Memorandum of Understanding - AFD/Proparco/DBSA [fr]
On Monday 7 December 2015, the French Development Agency, AFD, signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with Proparco and the Development Bank of South Africa, DBSA, which will be valid for the 2015-2019 period. The signing ceremony took place in Paris in the presence of M. Mohale Rakgate, General Manager: Project Preparation, M. Philippe Orliange, Director: Strategy, partenership and communication, as well as M. Claude Périou, CEO of Proparco.
A historical partner, the DBSA is a public development bank in South Africa with which AFD has been working since 1995 not only on the questions of urban development but also of capacity building, knowledge sharing or project preparation.
This MoU identifies areas of collaboration in South Africa and in the rest of the continent between the three institutions for the years to come in the sector of urban development, renewable energy and also putting a particular focus on climate projects.