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AFD - French development agency

AFD is France’s inclusive public development bank. AFD is committed in financing and providing technical assistance to projects that genuinely improve everyday life, both in developing and emerging countries and in the French overseas provinces.
In keeping with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, AFD works in many sectors — energy, healthcare, biodiversity, water, digital technology, professional training, among others — to assist with transitions towards a safer, more equitable, and more sustainable world : a world in common.
Through a network of 85 field offices, AFD currently finances, monitors, and assists more than 2,500 development projects in 108 countries.

  • Countries of operation

    • Afghanistan
    • South Africa
    • Algeria
    • Angola
    • Argentina
    • Bangladesh
    • Benin
    • Bolivia
    • Brazil
    • Burkina Faso
    • Cambodia
    • Cameroon
    • Cape Verde
    • China
    • Colombia
    • Comoros
    • Congo-Kinshasa
    • Ivory Coast
    • Cuba
    • Djibouti
    • Egypt
    • Ecuador
    • Ethiopia
    • France
    • Gabon
    • Guadeloupe
    • Guinea
    • Haiti
    • India
    • Indonesia
    • Irak
    • Jordan
    • Kenya
    • Laos
    • Lebanon
    • Madagascar
    • Mali
    • Morocco
    • Mauritius
    • Mauritania
    • Mexico
    • Mozambique
    • Myanmar
    • Niger
    • Nigeria
    • Uganda
    • Uzbekistan
    • Pakistan
    • Peru
    • Dominican Republic
    • Saint Lucia
    • Senegal
    • Seychelles
    • Sri Lanka
    • Suriname
    • Tanzania
    • Chad
    • Palestinian Territories
    • Togo
    • Tunisia
    • Turkey
    • Vietnam
    • Zambia

  • Areas of expertise

    • Access to water
    • Sanitation, hygiene, and rain water
    • Risk management
    • Integrated water resources management
    • Water quality and combating pollution
  • Type of expertise

    • Conception and project implementation
    • Data and information systems
    • Funding
    • Training, capacity building
    • Planning and development

Projects