General Infrastructure

Infrastructure Financing Trends in Africa - 2013 Report

2014

This annual publication of the ICA, provides a comprehensive easy-to-read  review and description of the infrastructure financing trends in Africa.  It provides specific information on the volume...


Public Private Partnerships (PPP) Reference Guide

Reference Guide - 2014

This second version of the PPP Reference Guide, as the first one, presents a global overview of the diversity oof approaches and experiences in the implementation of PPPs, providing an entry point to the substantial body of knowledge on PPPs that...


Effective Project Preparation for Africa's Infrastructure Development

Concept Paper - For Discussion at 10th ICA Annual Meeting - 2014

The lack of a strong pipeline of well-prepared, bankable projects has been widely recognized as one of the key constraints to infrastructure development in Africa. ‘Project preparation’ is a process which comprises the entire set of...


Institutional Investment in Infrastructure in Emerging Markets and Developing Countries

2014

This study discusses the role of institutional investors in financing infrastructure in emerging markets and developing economies (EMDEs). It analyzes the present level of involvement as well as the future investment potential of new...


Unsolicited Proposals – An Exception to Public Initiation of Infrastructure PPPs - An Analysis of Global Trends and Lessons Learned

2014

Private-sector participation in infrastructure is most often contracted through regulated and competitive solicited procurement processes. An alternative is a privately initiated process (often referred to as an Unsolicited Proposal (USP)), whereby...


Resource Financed Infrastructure - A new form of Financing Infrastructure

Report - 2014

This report, consisting of a study prepared by global project finance specialists Hunton & Williams LLP and comments from six internationally reputed economists and policy makers, provides an analytical discussion of resource financed...


Africa Energy Outlook - A Focus on Energy Prospects in Sub Saharan Africa

Report - 2014

The International Energy Agency’s (IEA) Africa Energy Outlook – a Special Report in the 2014 World Energy Outlook series – offers a most comprehensive analytical study of energy in Africa, specifically in sub-Saharan Africa, the epicentre of the...


Tracking Africa's Progress in Figures

Report - 2014

This report was prepared by the Statistics Department in the Chief Economist Vice Presidency of the African Development Bank.


Evaluation of the European Union Africa Infrastructure Trust Fund - and - DFID management response: Evaluation of EU Africa Infrastructure Trust Fund

2013

This evaluation focused on the implementation of the ITF at a programme / portfolio level. The objective was not to assess individual projects, however project level information has been reviewed for 10 projects as part of a case study analysis....


Guarantees for Development

Working Paper - 2013

This Working Paper presents the results of a Survey on Guarantees for Development carried out in the context of the OECD DAC work to modernise statistics on external development finance post 2015. No comprehensive and internationally comparable data...