Dr. Cheikh Traore and Mr. Majeed Iddirisu attended the formal signing ceremony at the African Development Bank group’s office in Abuja Nigeria on 5/28/2019.
Signing on the behalf of African Development Bank group is Mr. Ibrahima Faal. Senior Director for Nigeria.
Go Africa LLC & GOAE Trading Limited are pleased to announce the award and its acceptance of the award of 250,000 from African Development Bank’s Agricultural Fast Track Fund.
The grant will encompass Go Africa LLC’s feasibility study and related implementation and investments for our proposed production and processing facility in near Lagos Nigeria.
The entire Go Africa team welcome this amazing opportunity to advance the agricultural ecosystem toward progressive economic progress.
An excerpt of the details are below
African Development Bank (the “Bank”) as administrator of the Agriculture Fast Track Fund is pleased to inform you that AFT Donors have approved a grant to Go Africa LLC (the “Recipient”) of an amount not exceeding two hundred and fifty thousand United States Dollars (US$250,000) (the “Grant”) to be disbursed from the AFT resources.
The purpose of the Grant is to support some project preparation activities including feasibility studies, and an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment to enhance the bankability of the proposed Cashew processing Plant (the “Project”) in Nigeria to be implemented by the Recipient made on the purpose, terms and conditions set forth in this Letter of Agreement and the Attachments thereto. The Attachments to this Letter of Agreement form an integral and substantial part of this Letter of Agreement.
About: African Development Bank (AfDB)
Mission & Strategy
The overarching objective of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group is to spur sustainable economic development and social progress in its regional member countries (RMCs), thus contributing to poverty reduction.
The Bank Group achieves this objective by:
- mobilizing and allocating resources for investment in RMCs; and
- providing policy advice and technical assistance to support development efforts.
In 2015, all multilateral development institutions have agreed on a same set of objectives, called the Sustainable Development Goals. They are:
Sustainable Development Goals
Goal 1. End poverty in all its forms everywhere
Goal 2. End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture
Goal 3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
Goal 4. Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all
Goal 5. Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
Goal 6. Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all
Goal 7. Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all
Goal 8. Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
Goal 9. Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
Goal 10. Reduce inequality within and among countries
Goal 11. Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
Goal 12. Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns
Goal 13. Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
Goal 14. Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development
Goal 15. Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
Goal 16. Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels
Goal 17. Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development.
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Go Africa LLC (Nigeria Office)
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- Dr. Cheikh TRAORE, SVP Go Africa LLC , President GOAE Trading Limited Cell Phone +234 817 818 4202
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