ICA News - Categories: General News

ICA to provide financial support for Nile Basin donor conference

12/05/2016

The Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) is to co-finance the 1st Nile Equatorial Lakes Subsidiary Action Programme (NELSAP) investment conference, due to take place on 2 June 2016 in Nairobi.

Categories: General News, Water, Energy, Transport

ICA presents Nexus study to joint Africa-EU strategy group

12/05/2016

The Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) presented the Nexus study to the Joint Africa-EU Strategy (JAES) Reference Group on Infrastructure in Addis Ababa in February 2016.

Categories: General News, Water, Transport, Energy, ICA Products

ICA meeting will support ‘Light Up and Power Africa’ initiative

12/05/2016

The Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) is to support and help drive forward the African Development Bank’s ‘Light Up and Power Africa’ initiative at an event in Lusaka, Zambia on 26 May 2016.

Categories: Energy, ICA Meetings, General News

Project Preparation Facilities Network to meet in June

11/05/2016

A meeting of the ICA-managed Project Preparation Facilities Network (PPFN) will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa, on 7 and 8 June 2016.

Categories: Water, Energy, Transport, General News, ICA Meetings

Experts meeting takes forward production of Africa Energy Atlas

10/05/2016

A gathering of energy experts in South Africa last month made good progress towards finalising the production of an interactive atlas showing Africa’s energy resources.

Categories: Energy, General News, ICA Products, ICA Meetings

Revised One-Stop Border Post Source Book to be published by the end of May 2016

03/05/2016

The Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) participated in a workshop In Addis Ababa in March which agreed the update of the One-Stop Border Post (OSBP) Source Book would be published by the end of May 2016.

Categories: General News, ICA Products, Transport, ICA Meetings

Infrastructure Financing Trends in Africa - 2014

09/11/2015

Published today, the Infrastructure Financing Trends in Africa 2014 report shows that over $74bn was committed in 2014 to the development of Africa's infrastructure, and that disbursements by ICA members reached a record level of $13bn.

Categories: General News, ICA Press Releases

African Infrastructure Investment Survey

08/06/2015

Private sector perspectives on risks and opportunities

Categories: ICA Press Releases, General News

Infrastructure Financing Trends in Africa – 2013 Report

16/12/2014

ICA finds rise in infrastructure finance commitments, but project preparation delays persist

Categories: General News

ICA Launches the First African Project Preparation Facilities Network (PPFN)

25/06/2014

June 25| Tunis:  The Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) has officially launched the Project Preparation Facilities Network (PPFN). This PPFN is a 'network' of funding facilities who have agreed to function as an...

Categories: General News

ICA co-organizes a TICAD V Ministerial Level Meeting in Yaounde

10/06/2014

On May 3rd in Yaounde, Cameroon, The Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA), the African Development Bank (AfDB), the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), and NEPAD (New Partnership for Africa’s Development)...

Categories: ICA Meetings, General News

Director of Africa50, Ms. Tas Anvaripour Talks with ICA

10/06/2014

In late May,  Ms. Neside Tas Anvaripour, Director of Africa50 sat down with the ICA in Tunisia to talk about this new finance vehicle.

Categories: General News

ICA joins the Advisory Board of the Water Risk Filter

01/01/2014

January, 2014:  The Water Risk Filter – developed by World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) in collaboration with German Development Bank Deutsche Entwicklungsgesellschaft (DEG) – is a free, online tool that allows investors...

Categories: General News

Interview with Mohamed Hassan, Coordinator

08/12/2013

The ICA Co-ordinator answers questions on key aspects of the consortium’s work

Categories: General News

Press Release: ICA 9th Annual Meeting - A Big Success

27/11/2013

9th Annual Meeting of the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa – A Big Success.

November 20, 2013 - Tunis: The Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) held its 9th Annual Meeting in Arusha, Tanzania. This year marked an...

Categories: General News

Tackling the Climate Vulnerability of Africa’s Infrastructure

31/10/2013

Source: By Jamal Saghir, Director, Sustainable Development, Africa Region, The World Bank

Africa’s poor state of infrastructure cuts economic growth by 2 percentage points every year, and reduces business productivity on the...

Categories: General News

Lake Victoria Basin Commission Projects - Donor commitments are solid

02/07/2013

Tunis, Tunisia, 26th June 2013:

The Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC), with support from the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA), the government of Sweden and the government of Finland organised the 3rd Lake Victoria...

Categories: General News, ICA Press Releases

Executive Summary of the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA)

15/06/2012

This Executive Note consolidates PIDA outcomes and summarizes what Africa needs to do to capitalize on its momentum and reach its potential — act boldly by investing in its regional infrastructure.

Categories: General News

ICA Assessment of Project Preparation Facilities for Africa

23/04/2012

Cambridge Economic Policy Associates (CEPA) have been appointed by the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) to undertake an Assessment of Project Preparation Facilities for Africa.

Categories: ICA Press Releases, General News

ICA now offers five Youtube playlists featuring videos on African Infrastructure

21/03/2012

Youtube channel with five playlists featuring African Infrastructure news (on Energy, Transport, Water, ICT and General Infrastructure) from African and international sources.

Categories: ICT, Water, General News, Energy, Transport

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