26 febbraio 2018
Turin, 26 February – Andrea Giannetto IDA President meet in Turin Cheikhouna Falilou MBACKE, CSAA (Certified Sharia Advisor) Expert on Islamic Finance to discuss regarding several Projects for the Liberia development.
27 gennaio 2018
Dakar, 27 January – the ADA President Benoit NGom and the PUMA Nationa Coordinator Moussa Sow, have signed an MOU to develop several project in the border areas of Senegal. PUMA is the Emergency Program for the Modernization of Border Axes and territories and the agreement with ADA is to develop a collaboration for: border
26 gennaio 2018
Davos, 26 January 2018 – Women’s role in both society and the workplace were one of the key themes in Davos this year. Nobel Prize winner Malala spoke about the importance of education for girls, Oxfam’s Winnie Byanyima explained the need for women to acquire power whilst Justin Trudeau was empassioned about equality. IDA attendance.
24 gennaio 2018
Dakar, 24 January 2018 – Ceremony Launch of the 2nd phase of the project “FAEEJ” Action Training for the Employability of Emigrants and Youth. The project aims to combat unemployment and poverty by promoting self-employment and employability of migrants, women and young people. The project is leaded by GTR Group that is a strategic partner
16 gennaio 2018
Freetown, 16 January 2018 – Fifty two (52) houses were commissioned at 6 Mile by President Koroma, a testament to the fact that what was promised by Gento Group of Companies, Pavi Fort and SeCoN (SL) Ltd working under the name Gento Alimu & Parpah (GAP) in addressing the housing problems in the aftermath of
21 dicembre 2017
Dakar, 21 December – ADA and the Ministry of African Integration, NEPAD and Francophonie have find an agreement to collaborate for the social, cultural and economic development of the Senegal. The Minister Mbagnick NDIAYE and the ADA President Benoit NGom have signed the MOU.
10 dicembre 2017
Torino, 10 December – Marguerite Barankitse, Nobel prize for children, is a Burundian humanitarian with a big heart and is a woman of exception A real feminine “Mandela”, the person we call Maggy is giving her body and soul to ensure a future for her country. She has received various distinctions: The prize for the
9 dicembre 2017
Collegno, 9 December – The Friendship Day among Peoples for the Human Rights of Burundian gens, sow the participation of Marguerite Barankitse Nobel prize for children. Andrea Giannetto has done the NourDign presentation for the women empowerment. The event organized in collaboration with Novapangea have seen the special participation of Alessandra Campia, Andrè Ndereyimana, Marta
8 dicembre 2017
Fiumicello, 8 December – Luisa and Fernando married on December the 8th. Fernando Clemente, IDA representative, and Luisa Folli have a strong commitment for the Human Rigths and they have dedicated the wedding to NourDign and Amnesty International (Giulio Regeni for the truth).
6 dicembre 2017
Torino, 6 December – In the offices of the “Regione Piemonte” we have done a press conference to introduce “The Friendship Day among Peoples for the Human Rights of Burundian gens”. Andrea Giannetto has done the NourDign presentation for the women empowerment. The press conference organized in collaboration with Novapangea have seen the participation of
30 novembre 2017
Abidjan, 29-30 November – President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, His Excellency, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma, attending the fifth African Union – European Union (AU-EU) summit took place on 29-30 November 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The AU-EU summit brought together EU and African leaders to define the future direction for cooperation between the two continents. IDA attendance.
25 novembre 2017
Torino, 25 November – 1st National Conference AIPEC entitled “People and Businesses in the Services of the Common wealth”. Andrea Giannetto IDA President have introduced, in front of 500 social enterprises, the project for the women empowerment.
20 ottobre 2017
The fourth edition of the World Forum of Local Economic Development, which started in 2011, took place from October 17 to 20 in Praia, the Cabo Verdean capital, and was attended by the highest officials of the Cabo Verdean Government, the United Nations and its Agencies and dozens of Mayors, Presidents of Regions and Ministers
18 ottobre 2017
Abidjan, 18 October – At the conference against violence, trafficking, exploitation and child labor, 17 First Ladies from West Africa and Sahel have attended to the meeting in Abidjan. This conference was complemented by a launching ceremony of the regional communication campaign for social and behavioral change on the project “Empowerment of women and the
6 ottobre 2017
Ixelles, 6 October – In its efforts to accelerate the emergence of the African continent, the Rebranding Africa Forum this year will devote itself in exploring a better coordination between African demography, sometimes considered as its main asset, and at times as its major constraint and the financial systems, regularly accused of not playing adequately
2 ottobre 2017
Freetown, 2 October – IDA wish happy birthday to the man who transformed Sierra Leone from a stone age to a modern nation—PRESIDENT ERNEST BAI KOROMA. Dr. Koroma is 64 today. Picture by Cocoriko.
15 settembre 2017
Tamale, 15 September – Andrea Giannetto and IDA Ghana Staff meet H.E. Salifu Sa-eed, Minister of the Northern Regional Coordinating Council of Ghana, to discuss regarding the Region development.
14 settembre 2017
Sheshegu, 14 September – Andrea Giannetto meet a young girls group to explain the “Dignity” importance.
13 settembre 2017
Gbunlahigu, 13 September – Andrea Giannetto meet in Gbunlahigu (Ghana) a women group to explain the NourDign project.
12 settembre 2017
Accra, 12 September – Andrea Giannetto meet IDA Ghana board to discuss regarding the Country development.
11 settembre 2017
New York, 25 July – At its coordination and management meeting of 25 July 2017, the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) approved the recommendation of the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations to grant Special Consultative Status to the Initiative for the Development of Africa – IDA.
8 settembre 2017
Berlin, 8 September – Meeting in the Embassy of Senegal between HE Mr. Gueye, Ambassador of Senegal in Berlin and Mr. Donaly Malungu, representative of ADA President in Europe. Meeting organized on the setting up of a support platform for Merkel’s Chancellor’s project for the development of Africa by a Marschall plan devised by the
1 settembre 2017
Siegen, 01 September – In Siegen (Germany) a meeting was held between Mr. Donaly Malungu, Representative of the President of the ADA in Europe, Dr. Reverend Pastor Daniel KAWATA, and the Honorable Volkmar Klein, Member of the CDU and Member of the Bundestag, close to German Chancellor Merkel. The topic was the collaboration between Germany
20 giugno 2017
Torino, 20 June – The Association Novapangea and Csar (Center for the Arts of Russia, Ca ‘Foscari-Venezia) have organized an important international event at the Venaria Royal Palace in Turin. In the morning, Russian entrepreneurs and experts featured the conference and have answered to the questions from the present business world. In the afternoon, seven
19 giugno 2017
Torino, 19 June – The Association Novapangea has organized a special dinner to launch the important international event regarding the connection between art and business in Russia.
24 maggio 2017
Riyadh, 24 May – President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, His Excellency, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma, attending the Arab Islamic American Summit at the King Abdul Aziz International Conference Center in Riyadh. The summit is between leaders of Muslim-majority countries and US President, Donald Trump, which aims to decouple Islam’s image from terrorism.
9 maggio 2017
Milan, 9 Mai – Seeds&Chips Global Food Innovation Summit is one of the top Food Innovation events worldwide. Seeds&Chips was dedicated to showcasing national and international talent and cutting-edge solutions from around the world. Mr. Obama spoke about how climate change was imperiling food production around the world and threatening to aggravate the “migration that
5 maggio 2017
Durban, 3-5 May – Africa is facing a mixed outlook for growth. The economic growth forecast for the continent over the coming year is expected to be lower than the 5% average of the past decade. This is largely due to the dip in commodity prices and the economic slowdown in China. That said, a
28 aprile 2017
New York, 28 April – On Apr 28 RCNY and the Rotary Italian delegation working on Refugee Projects jointly with the United Nations paid a visit today to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Mr. Firas Kayhal and Andrew Painter – both Senior Advisors/Liaisons. The delegation consisted of President RCNY Can Erbilgin, Chair International Meetings
27 aprile 2017
Freetown, 27 April – President Koroma hosts Gambian counterpart Adama Barrow. Gambian President Adama Barrow arrived in Freetown last evening for a two-day working visit from Wednesday 26 April to Thursday, 27 April, 2017. This is President Barrow’s first visit to Sierra Leone since assuming the mantle as President of the Republic of The Gambia.
7 aprile 2017
Abidjan, 7 April – The 14th Annual African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) Conference, take place in Abidjan the 3 to 7 April 2017; is the Largest African Private Equity Gathering Globally. The Annual AVCA Conference is the association’s flagship event, which provides the private equity and venture capital industry in Africa with
20 marzo 2017
Geneva, 20 March – During the Africa CEO Forum President Sall also took a strong stance against Africa’s supposed role in Europe’s ongoing migrant crisis. “Africa and Europe have a long history but what I cannot accept is the characterization of African migration”. He made it clear that it was in the continent’s best interest
15 marzo 2017
Dakar, 10 March – Mrs Pauline Seck-Faye, the ADA Communication Manager has participate to a Meeting organized by Atraxis and the World Bank regarding the financing of infrastructure in Africa. She was part of the panelists, Mr. Maguatte Wade is the former Director of the Execution Agency for Public Infrastructures (AGETIP) and Abdoulaye Ly the
24 febbraio 2017
Abidjan, 24 february – Andrea Giannetto IDA President meet a women cooperative for the fish processing, in Ivory Coast to introduce NourDign project. IDA is working to provide for a dehydration machine.
24 febbraio 2017
Rabat, 24 February – Mohamed H’MIDOUCHEHE ADA Vice President met in Rabat, Mr. Marcel A. DE SOUZA, President of ECOWAS Commission, during the launching forum of the Arab and African Trade Bridges, organized jointly by the Moroccan Ministry of Trade, Industry and Digital Economy, the Islamic Development Bank and its subsidiary ITFC.
24 febbraio 2017
Dakar, 24 February – Meeting with Mr. Moustapha Cissé LO President of the ECOWAS Parliament and Mr. Benoit NGom ADA President, with Mr. Ousmane Sy Ndiaye Advisor in charge of international cooperation of ADA. The meeting was to consolidate the partnership between ADA and ECOWAS.
23 febbraio 2017
Rabat, 23 February – Mohamed H’MIDOUCHEHE ADA Vice President met in Rabat, Dr. Bandar Ben Mohammed El Hajjar, President of the Islamic Development Bank, during the launching forum of the Arab and African Trade Bridges, organized jointly by the Moroccan Ministry of Trade, Industry and Digital Economy, the Islamic Development Bank and its subsidiary ITFC.
23 febbraio 2017
Rabat, 23 February – Mohamed H’MIDOUCHEHE ADA Vice President met in Rabat, Mr. Hani Sonbol, President of the Islamic International Trade Financing Institution (ITFC), during the launching forum of the Arab and African Trade Bridges, organized jointly by the Moroccan Ministry of Trade, Industry and Digital Economy, the Islamic Development Bank and its subsidiary ITFC.
22 febbraio 2017
Abidjan, 22 February – THE ALLIANCE OF WOMEN FOR MUTUAL ASSISTANCE AND HUMANITARIAN ACTIONS (AFAMAH) is signing an MOU with IDA to develop part of the NourDign project in Ivory Coast. Andrea Giannetto met Mrs. NA DIARRA SIDIBE DIABAGATE President of AFAMAH have discussed regarding the project startup.
22 febbraio 2017
Abidjan, 22 February – Andrea Giannetto and Mrs. KONE Antoinette, President of Rafaa, Network of Associations of Actives Women of Africa , have discussed regarding the pilot phase of the rice process in Ivory Coast. RAFAA, ADN and IDA are working on the Business Plan for the project develpment.